Tag Archives: Dessert

Blueberry Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Why hello!! It’s been too long. I must admit, I’ve had plenty of distractions lately—all of which have kept me from posting. Most of them revolve around me sitting on my you know what, with my eyes peeled to the … Continue reading

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Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes

Wow, it’s been quite some time since I posted last. It has been such a crazy 2 weeks. Between planning an event, my day job, and taken care of some things at home, I’m glad I was finally able to … Continue reading

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Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love chocolate cookies…I mean who doesn’t? The idea of pairing the chocolate with Nutella seemed out of this world. For those unfamiliar with Nutella, it’s a hazelnut cocoa spread. I remember a lot of kids bringing Nutella sandwiches to … Continue reading

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Grapefruit Pound Cake with Raspberry Grapefruit Sauce

I saw a recipe in a recent issue of Cooking Light that looked yummy—grapefruit pound cake. I’ve never made a pound cake before. I can’t even remember the last time I had pound cake.  They happen to have a sale … Continue reading

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Chocolate Hazelnut Tart

Remember the leftover pâte brisée I had from the blackberry galette mishap? Well I finally put it to good use. I had the idea to make a chocolate hazelnut tart. I’ve never even seen a hazelnut before that wasn’t already … Continue reading

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Blueberry and Blackberry Galette

Isn’t this photo gorgeous? I treated my office to this delectable treat. One of my coworkers had his fancy camera with him, along with his new 50mm lens. I was able to play around with it, and the shots came … Continue reading

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