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Category: Desserts

4th of July Cupcakes

4th of July Cupcakes

4th of July Cupcakes   Celebrate with some 4th of July Cupcakes!  

Devil’s Cake Balls

Devil’s Cake Balls

If you haven’€™t heard of cake balls yet, I recommend that you check out Bakerella’€™s website to see what the fuss is all about. Cake balls are a great little invention; cooked cake batter crumbled and mixed with cream cheese frosting, rolled into balls, then […]

Plain Coffeecake

Plain Coffeecake

I had this sudden urge to get cinnamon into my mouth and into my stomach fast. I thought of cinnamon buns, sugar cookies with cinnamon and sugar sprinkled on top, apple pie with cinnamon, apple strudel, etc. until eventually I settled on a fast and […]

Blast from the Past – Thai Coconut Sticky Rice with Mango

Blast from the Past – Thai Coconut Sticky Rice with Mango

    I made this dessert recently and decided to upgrade my past photo with this new one. I   LOVE MANGOES. I love them so much I make artistic (stupid)  flower patterns with them and take their picture. Words to go with this dessert: […]

Cream Puffs.

Cream Puffs.

I’m back for now. Sorry for the long hiatus; I’ve been going through a lot of stuff recently and I’ll explain it all some other time. For now, here’s a recipe (finally) for cream puffs. Cream puffs are a very versatile pastry used for both […]

Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint cookies are an easy and fun to make recipe. Thumbprint Cookies (adapted from Simply Recipes) – makes 24 printable recipe Ingredients: 1 cup of butter (2 sticks or 8 ounces), room temperature 1/2 cup of sugar 2 eggs, room temperature 1 teaspoon of vanilla […]

Chocolate Chip Cookies Baked with Applesauce.

Chocolate Chip Cookies Baked with Applesauce.

If you are feeling guilty about eating all those buttery, gut-busting holiday cookies, you can always try a healthier version of this chocolate chip cookie, baked with applesauce instead of the full stick or two of butter. It won’t have all that greasy goodness though, […]

Brown Edge Wafers.

Brown Edge Wafers.

Here is my first batch of cookies I am posting. They are called brown edge wafers. Pretty self-explanatory. Buttery, crispy thin wafer cookies with a hint of orange, and a light drizzling of chocolate ganache. I will definitely be making more of these tomorrow. Since […]