Double-Decker Pavlova with Chocolate

pavlovas with chocolate

This pavlova, by the way, is the perfect classical dessert, because it's sort of classical itself. It's named after a Russian ballerina. And, just like her, it's delicate and fabulous...

Coconut Truffles

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When I spied these completely adorable Bunny Tails recently, I knew I had to give them a try myself. Partly because they're adorable, but mostly because they are coconut. I can't wait to make these for our Easter celebration!..

Chocolate Dipped Cream Cheese Mints

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I figured it would be a good time to revisit the cream cheese mints. There's something about the mint flavor that is so refreshing, don't you think? And, I made them green, because it's March...

Samoas Rice Krispie Treats

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I don't want to brag, but this might be one of the most brilliant concoctions I have ever dreamed up. I wish I had thought about this when we had the big krispie-treat-contest at the family reunion 2 years ago. I totally would have blown them away...

Homemade Caramels

Homemade Caramels from Jen's Favorite Cookies

I learned the tradition of caramel making from Robb's family after we were married. He used to make them every Christmas, but in recent years I have become his loyal assistant. ..

Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

easy no bake pumpkin pie

the only reason I got the dessert made is that it is no bake, and uses a pre-made graham cracker crust, so I threw the whole thing together in about 5 minutes, no exaggeration. It's definitely going on my list of fastest and easiest dessert recipes ..

Mint Sandwiches and Holiday Food Party

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This week's dessert is simple, easy, and requires no refrigeration. We're also bringing you an awesome holiday food party with twelve fantastic bloggers!..

Pumpkin Spice Nanaimo Bars

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Let's not forget that it is now November. I have no idea where this year went, and I can't decide whether I'm happy or sad to have it behind me. But that is beside the point. The point is, it's fall, and I needed some fall flavors in these bars...

Butterfinger Bark and Halloween Food Party

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Because, y'all?! My friends are back!! And we've gathered up some amazing-awesome Halloween recipes just for you. Because that's the kind of friends we are...

Pretzel Toffee

Pretzel toffee Candy

Toffee is one of my favorite candies. Butter + Sugar... what's not to love? I wanted to add a little salt to my sweet (salty + sweet is the best flavor combo) so I poured my toffee over pretzels. Pretzels go great with basically everything, if you..