Category Archives: cakes

vegan beet-brownie cupcakes

We move tomorrow!  It’s a little crazy that our winter in Fairbanks is already over and it’s time to move back to the Wrangells for summer, but we both feel ready for it.  More on where we’re going & doing … Continue reading

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saint patrick’s day, part 2: apple potato cake

One of the cookbooks I’d borrowed from the library a while ago was all about potato recipes.  I had fun reading through it and getting a few ideas, but hadn’t actually copied any of the recipes out.  As I was … Continue reading

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abc cake (revised vegan chocolate beet cake)

Here it is!  I mentioned, in my last post, that I was baking a special cake to celebrate Ragamuffin’s one-year anniversary, and now I’m getting around to sharing it.  Waaaaaaay back in January, I started to think about something unique … Continue reading

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ragamuffin diaries turns one!

Hurray!  Today’s the day that Ragamuffin Diaries turns one year old!  There is a special cake baking away in the oven at this moment, which will be enjoyed in celebration tonight and posted about in a couple days, but since … Continue reading

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updated: vegan & gluten-free salted chocolate peanut butter fudge cake

Whew!  That’s a title for a recipe.  A little long, I know, but it certainly provides an accurate description!  I made my first version of this cake for my birthday back in September, but wasn’t entirely satisfied with the results. … Continue reading

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the story of a fruitcake

what to post, what to post, what to post…..   I think I have a bit of a problem, mainly stemming from not posting regularly enough.  This problem leads to such predicaments as I am in right now.  Which leads … Continue reading

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the shapeshifter: pumpkin coffee-cake/blondies

Pumpkin!  That lovely orange vegetable is one of my favorite things about fall (even though up here we are definitely in winter, I’ll pretend it’s fall!).  I don’t really like buying cans of the stuff though, so I try to … Continue reading

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