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Flourless Chocolate Cake Jessica Bride

Flourless chocolate cake

I want to share the recipe for an amazing flourless chocolate cake with you but I have no clever stories around which to weave a tale that ends in this cake.  With our new kitchen nearly complete, I have been busy and creative inside but life outside of the kitchen has been a bit staid. […]

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Zucchini Bread for BelleAnnée photo by Jessica Bride (6 of 6)

Zucchini Bread (aka Courgette Bread)

There are many things you can do to prepare for life as an expat before your plane departs your homeland and you land on foreign soil.  I have done it a few times and some of the things I recommend include researching mobile phone plans, establishing which apps you will use to communicate with friends and family, […]

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Strawberry Cake BelleAnnee.com (1 of 5)

Strawberry Summer Cake.

 July 4th came and went in London pretty painlessly. Except for a broken water glass and a picnic blanket smeared with unrecognizable food things it was a heart warming day.  Girlfriends gathered, husbands (or husbands-to-be) joined and children played together running around, hiding, kicking balls over walls and finding any number of reasons to go […]

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Easy Chocolate Frosting belleannee.com 1

Extremely easy chocolate frosting

    I am a one-hit wonder when it comes to cake baking…but what a hit it is! Vanilla Buttermilk Cake from Sky High: Irresistible Triple-Layer Cakes by Alisa Huntsman is my go-to cake (I have Smitten Kitchen to thank for this discovery).  I make it for cupcakes, sheet cake and multi-layer cake.  I add lemon zest […]

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