Monthly Archive: May 2017


Why Sign Up for Amazon Prime?

Why Sign Up for Amazon Prime? I’ve been a member of Amazon Prime for 3 years now, and I have found it to be simply indispensable.  The up-front cost is low, and I’ve recovered it every year in the free-shipping savings.  It gains me access to a lot of benefits that I...

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Simple Moist Golden Cake Recipe from Scratch

Revised Recipe.  Easier and even more moist! This cake perfectly displays the difference between a typical boxed mix cake and a “from-scratch” cake.  Yes, you might be able to throw a box mix into the oven a tiny bit faster, but when you pull it out, you have a rather gooey, sickly...

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High-Altitude Baking Adjustments

High-Altitude Baking Adjustments If you’re lucky enough to live in the mountains above 3,000 ft., you know that this presents some challenges for baking.  Cakes rise too fast, and fall too hard!  But these problems can be overcome if you follow these instructions. First, find out the exact altitude of your location...