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Simple Jam Tart

Long weekends are the best. You get to do the lazy relaxing things you always seem to run out of time for on regular weekends. Things like ten or twelve hour sleeps and lazy afternoons sitting on the couch curled up with a magazine/book/movie are the simply pleasures that long weekends lend themselves to. Thank you, long weekend, for being  ...

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The Perfect Pound Cake

Ben and I spent a glorious summertime-like weekend chez Yvonne (the writer for this past post). She welcomed us with open arms, big smiles, and lots.. and lots… of deliciously decadent and flavourful food. It was a weekend of dinner parties, and I volunteered to bring the dessert (of course)! Ben, not surprisingly, selected the wine.  ...

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