Category Archives: Sweet

VEGAN HOT CHOCOLATE

Here is a visual of the recipe.  So rich and creamy ! It just happens to be vegan but it’s really tastier than the dairy version.

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Madeleines

The full name for this recipe is Les Madeleines de Commercy and comes from a  Julia Child’s cookbook.  I found a nicely used metal Madeleine tray at a thrift store and couldn’t wait to make a batch.  They are such … Continue reading

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APRICOT TART BRULEE (with sour cherries)

This is taken from Donna Deane’s Apricot Tart Brulee recipe.  I had a bag of apricots from the farmers market and decided this would be fun but I also had a bunch of sour cherries from the farmers market that … Continue reading

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FROSTED SOFT SUGAR COOKIES

I got this recipe from the back of the 10lb Dominos sugar bag.  I’d been eyeing it for a while.  The name alone was calling me then I read the recipe and the bottom suggestion ‘for an extra special touch’  … Continue reading

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Peach Blueberry Cake

Today is the 4th of July and this cake does a good job of it !  I made this one gluten free but I only substituted gluten free all-purpose flour for regular all-purpose flour so no big deal. INGREDIENTS >FOR … Continue reading

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Awesome Chocolate Chip Cookies

I adapted this recipe from one in ‘ the essential chocolate chip cookbook’ ( an essential book to own !)   The recipe is called ‘ chock-full of chocolate chip cookies’ and it clls for 4 cups of chocolate chips!!! That’s … Continue reading

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Strawberry Ice Cream Parfait

  This is a very easy impressive looking and super tasty ice cream dessert.   1 pint vanilla ice cream 1 cup sliced, fresh strawberries 6 Biscoff cookies ( a belgian crisp butter cookie) 2 tsp Cointreau DIRECTIONS Add cointreau … Continue reading

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Banana Walnut Pancakes

      The real fun part to these is the heart shaped pancakes molds I used, but even the round ones are delicious !!  I just adapted a classic whole wheat pancake recipe and added just enough banana and … Continue reading

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