Holiday Baking Round Up


We baked a whole lot this holiday season. Here's what we made:

  • Banana Bread
  • Apple / Pear Crisp
  • Persimmon Bars
  • Farina Pies (my Great-Aunt Anna's recipe)
  • Pumpkin Pie (made by Kyle)
  • Pear Tart Tatin w/Custard Sauce
  • Pine Nut / Almond Macaroons

And not to forget the lovely things our friends made and gave to us: Chocolate Dipped Chocolate Biscotti, Pear Galette, M&M Cookies, Chocolate Dipped Rice Krispy Bars, and Rocky Road Bars. And let's not even mention the purchased Stollens (two), Chocolates (several boxes, various makers), or Swedish Gingersnaps...