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Desserts
Fig harvest and Fresh Fig Tart

Fig harvest and Fresh Fig Tart

When I was a kid, all I knew of figs were Fig Newton cookies.  I never really understood what all the fuss was about, and remember the first time I saw the real thing getting devoured by some eighties chick in an INXS video, and being somewhat grossed out by it. Well,  somewhere along the road...
Lemon Bread

Lemon Bread

My Mom makes the most amazing lemon bread.  Every time we visit my parents she always has a fresh baked loaf ready for breakfast.  Since we have been working so much with lemons and have a house full of guests, it seemed logical to have a stab at her recipe. We did make a few...