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Chocolate Pie Pops


My post today is going to be as short and sweet as these chocolate pie pops. “Are you in a hurry?,” you might ask, and “yes” will be my answer. My discourse is usually long, I know, but today I have to get in and get out as I have a long, long day ahead of me!


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Date and walnut Tea Bread


As a kid, I was never a fan of dates. My mom would literally shove them into my mouth because the doc told her it would improve my hemoglobin count. It’s just that even for someone like me, with an unwavering appetite for sweet food, dates are excessively sweet.



Though, one day, I was forced to share date pancakes with a friend at a Chinese restaurant while my heart was constantly beating for honeyed noodles with vanilla ice cream otherwise known as darsan. And somehow, after that day, I fell in love with the idea of complementing desserts with dates.



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