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In Pursuit of Chocolate

A couple of years ago we pared down our offerings at Sonja’s Old Fashioned Delicacies. We were just making too many items; lots of different cookies, breads, cakes, quick breads, candies. Now I’m on the other side of the teeter-totter. … Continue reading

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Old recipes

January is the best time to try new cookie recipes. The past season is still fresh in our minds: the successes, the flavors we were lacking, the recipes that simply took too much labor. So I peruse my extensive library … Continue reading

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Death by Chocolate

Fifteen pounds of chocolate, two quarts of cream and another pant size later, we have gotten ourselves past our third Death by Chocolate event. The North Dakota Girl Scouts put on this fundraiser every year. This is the third time … Continue reading

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Sundogs

This strange winter is getting more like a real winter. No snow yet, but the temperatures are dropping. Yesterday there were sundogs. They were nearly a rainbow, glowing from the ground up on both sides of the lowering sun. Normally … Continue reading

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