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Marmalade Oatmeal Layer Cake

Low (lower than many, anyway!) in saturated fats, lactose-free Flax seed egg substitute: First, make egg substitute. This recipe needs three eggs. You can substitute as many as you like, depending on your needs. I usually use one egg and … Continue reading

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A lower-than-most-in-saturated-fats, allegedly-Irish Fruitcake

This has nothing to do with writing, nor with the books in the Blackdog world. If you’ve come across it while looking for slightly-healthier cake recipes, I hope you enjoy it. If you’re also a reader of fantasy, you might … Continue reading

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Fruitcake with Canola Oil

Because of some health problems in my extended family, over the past year I’ve been trying to cut butter and lard out of my baking entirely. I even found a couple of canola oil piecrust recipes that work quite well. … Continue reading

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