Chocolate Lemon Pear Cake

Chocolate Lemon Pear Cake

Chocolate Lemon Pear Cake~ What makes up five layers of cake love? Let me tell you: 3 layers of chocolate cake, a layer of lemon curd, a layer of pears and some chocolate ganache in between and all around and you have enough cake love to last a few days. That is ...

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Triple Citrus Bars

Triple Citrus Bar

Triple Citrus Bars ~ Lime, lemon and orange all your favorite citrus baked into one blissful bite.   I love a good tart and tangy lemon bar, but I have a few friends who don’t like them because of their extreme nature in tartness. Well Folks, you’ll be ...

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Mother’s Day Tea Cakes

Mother's Day Tea Cakes

Mother’s Day Tea Cakes ~ Pretty tea cakes to impress the moms in your life. Let me start by saying, I have the skills of a dancing elephant when it comes to piping. So what is baker like me suppose to do? Uh, cheat and use forms to create the rose and use ...

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Pound Cake with Strawberry Coulis

Pound Cake with Strawberry Coulis

Perfect Pound Cake with Strawberry Coulis ~ A perfect pound cake made untraditionally with cream cheese. Yes, really, cream cheese and it’s so good! Add the strawberry coulis and you will be rhythmically tapping the plate as you scoop your next fork full. Seldom do ...

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Mini Black Forest Cake

Mini Black Forest Cake

Mini Black Forest Cake ~ An American classic that is as pleasing to your palate as it is to your eyes. This classic and elegant cake reminds me of my childhood. Black Forest Cake was our family splurge dessert for birthdays. As an adult, this is still one of ...

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Triple Threat Mousse

Triple Deck Mousse

Triple Threat Mousse- A marvelously wicked dessert that will have your inner Chocolatier gleefully dancing to every bite. I know a dessert is a wide success if my picky eaters love it. I have the great fortune of trying to please three picky palates. For someone who ...

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Nested Easter Egg Cupcakes

Nested Easter Egg Cupcakes

Nested Easter Egg Cupcakes – A fast and easy bake-it-pretty dessert. No long post to follow and no recipe in this one. This is just a simple crafty cupcake. I couldn’t sleep last night and was struck with this bit of inspiration after collecting sticks with my ...

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Easter Tea Cakes

Easter Tea Cakes

Easter Tea Cakes – Dipped in poured buttercream frosting. Huh? Yep, that’s right Fancy Folks, poured fondant kicked to the side. These petite and dainty little tea cakes have been themed with a pastel color palette for Easter. Keep your teacakes fancy like these or crash the ...

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