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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 […]

Thai Coconut Sticky Rice with Mango

Thai Coconut Sticky Rice with Mango

Thai Coconut Sticky Rice with Mango. This is one of my husband’s favorite desserts, and we always try to order it whenever we’re at a Thai restaurant.

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

Chocolate chip cookies with applesauce in place of oil/butter.

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 […]