Thursday, September 03, 2009

TWD Bloggiversary and a giveaway

Last Tuesday was my one year mark for baking with my fun Tuesdays with Dorie Baking club. I have not always been able to make all of the recipes but these are the ones that I have:

August 26, 2008 – Chocolate Banded Ice Cream Torte, page 288-289
September 2, 2008 Chunky Peanut Butter and Oatmeal Chocolate Chipsters, page 73
September 9, 2008, Chocolate Malted Whopper Drops, page 85
September 16, 2008 – Chocolate Chunkers, page 70
September 23, 3008 – Dimply Plum Cake, page 41
September 30, 2008 – Creme Brulee, page 393
October 7, 2008 – Caramel Peanut Topped Brownie Cake, page 264 and 265
October 14, 2008 – Lenox Almond Biscotti, pages 141-143
October 21, 2008 – Pumpkin Muffins, page 13.
October 28, 2008 – Chocolate-Chocolate Cupakes, pages 215-217.
November 4, 2008 – Rugelach from pages 150 and 151.
November 11- Kugelhopf on pages 61-63.
November 18, 2008 – Arborio Rice Pudding, White, Black (Or Both) on pages 412 and 413.
November 25, 2008 – Thanksgiving Twofer Pie on page 321.
December 2, 2008 - Linzer Sables on pages 134-135.
December 16, 2008 - Buttery Jam Cookies on page 80. I made these but don't seem to have a post on them.
December 30, 2008 – Tall and Creamy Cheesecake on pages 235-237
January 6: French Pear Tart on pages 368 and 369
January 13: Savory Corn and Pepper Muffins
on page 6.
January 20: Berry Surprise Cake on pages 273-275.
January 27: Fresh Ginger and Chocolate Gingerbread on page 212.
February 3: World Peace Cookies, page 138-139.
February 17: Devils Food White Out Cake, page 247-249.
February 24: Caramel Crunch Bars, page 112-113.
March 3: Chocolate Armagnac Cake, pages 279-281.
March 17: French Yogurt Cake with Marmalade Glaze on pages 224-225.
March 24: Blueberry Crumb Cake on pages 192-193.
March 31: Coconut Butter Thins on page 145.
April 7: Banana Creme Pie, pages 342 and 343.
April 14: 15 Minute Magic: Chocolate Amaretti Torte, pages 276 and 277.
April 21: Four Star Chocolate Bread Pudding, pages 410 and 411. I am pretty sure I made this but can't find the post..I am sure I took it to work.
May 5: Tiramisu Cake on pages 266-268.
May 19: Fresh Mango Bread on page 45.
May 26: Chipster-Topped Brownies on pages 94 and 95
June 16: Honey Peach Ice Cream
July 28: Vanilla Ice Cream
August 4: Banana Bundt Cake
August 11: Brownie Buttons
September 1: Espresso Cheesecake Brownies

So, I haven't been entirely consistant but I have had fun. I am excited about another year of baking with Tuesdays with Dorie! :)
Since it is my one year anniversary with TWD I would like to give away something baking related but since I am doing this on the fly it is going to be a $10 Starbucks gift card. Just leave a comment by midnight September 4th (my birthday by the way) and you will be automatically entered. I will use the number generator to choose a winner!


  1. Happy Birthday a day early Karebear. :-)

  2. Anonymous2:35 PM

    Congrats on your year with TWD. We joined the same week!

  3. Happy birthday tomorrow. I was there at the beginning!

  4. Congrats on another year of TWD!! Thanks for the chance to win some yummy Starbucks!! *Hoping*

  5. wow..nice job. very impressive...i love starbucks. I would love to enter.

  6. saundra12:31 AM

    Love your food photos! Pick me, pick me. Ok, so I don't even drink coffee,but I like their hot chocolate.

  7. Congrats on the blogiversary!

  8. Congrats on making it a year...I love seeing the pics of all the really cool recipes!!! Happy Birthday too!!!

  9. I'm always mad jealous of your desserts Karen, they look awesome!! Happy Birtyday!

  10. Too bad we don't live closer so I could enjoy your baking by taste and not just by sight! ;) And Happy Birthday!

  11. Rebecca Genzink1:53 PM

    Okay Karen, I don't know what Tuesdays with Dorie is but holy cow, these recipes look delish!!

  12. MTHolmes7:59 AM

    So I am a little late... but keep baking and bringing in the treats to the office!!! I think it is so awesome that you bake, and keep up with it! I hope your birthday was great! See you on Tuesday!