Double-Decker Pavlova with Chocolate

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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. ..