Category Archive: Sweets

Say “Hello!” to Ciao Biscotti

Say “Hello!” to Ciao Biscotti

See that gorgeous toasted coconut biscotti in the photo? Ask for “biscotti” in Italy, and you might not get one of those “fancy nut-filled, chocolate-drizzled …

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Jam with Every Food Fits at the D.C. State Fair!

Jam with Every Food Fits at the D.C. State Fair!

Greetings friends! You know how much I love to make jam, right? It makes a wonderful gift to give anytime of year. BONUS: I haven’t …

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Chocolo-Chocolate Chip Pavlova

Chocolo-Chocolate Chip Pavlova

Pavlova is something of a “leftovers” recipe. I never go out of my way to make pavlova or meringues. #sorrynotsorry I’m not going to apologize …

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Cadbury Creme Egg Experiment – Round 3 – SUCCESS!

Cadbury Creme Egg Experiment – Round 3 – SUCCESS!

Cadbury Creme Eggs are my religion. (See Exhibits A, B & C.) So when my friend Amanda was denied a deep-fried Cadbury Creme Egg at a local …

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Perfect{ly Simple} Hot Cocoa with Vanilla Sugar

Perfect{ly Simple} Hot Cocoa with Vanilla Sugar

Have you ever made a hot cocoa recipe with 34 ingredients <cough America’s Test Kitchen cough> because you thought “This must be the best cocoa …

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Life Lessons & Coffee Cake

Life Lessons & Coffee Cake

Months ago, I wrote down a recipe from The Muffin Tin Cookbook. And then I forgot about it. Looking through some files, I came across …

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Last Minute Gift: CranApple Jam!

Last Minute Gift: CranApple Jam!

If you have an hour and fifteen minutes, you can make at least five pint-sized holiday gifts. “Really, Stacey? Tell me how!” All right, if you insist. The …

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No-Marshmallow Puffed Rice Treats

No-Marshmallow Puffed Rice Treats

Who doesn’t want …

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I Scream, You Scream…for Sweet Cherry Sorbet with Lemon Basil!

I Scream, You Scream…for Sweet Cherry Sorbet with Lemon Basil!

  We all scream …

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Tart Cherry Tart & Cherry-Picking at Butler’s Orchard

Tart Cherry Tart & Cherry-Picking at Butler’s Orchard

I’m a cherry …

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