April 2011

Chocolate Coconut Cheesecake Bars

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A delicious combination of my favourite flavours: Chocolate, Coconut and Cream Cheese. I topped these bars off with a Coconut Cream Hershey Kiss. AMAZING!

Double chocolate chip cookies

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White and dark chocolate chips combined in thin, crisp cookies.

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting


David Lebovitz's recipe for Browned Butter Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting - a delicious Easter treat.

Croissants with Sesame Seeds (Kifli)

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Soft bread rolls shaped into crescents and topped with sesame seeds.

Cadbury Cupcakes


Rich devils food cupcakes with frosting made from the creme inside of a Cadbury Egg and a hidden bite of surprise on the inside of a ganache made from the shells! Happy Easter!

Individual Raspberry Cheesecakes


These individual raspberry cheesecakes help with portion control. That is if you can eat just one!

Dessert Eggs


For Easter, try this festive take on stuffed egg hors d’oeuvres. Instead of deviled eggs, these pastry cream & cake dessert eggs are angelic and sweet. Like… me! (Mwahahahaaaa!) I found a new product to play with, and this was the result!

...Plus, a pastry cream recipe!

Lemon Crunch Drizzle Cake

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A good lemon cake recipe is a very important thing to have. I found this lurking in an obscure corner that holds Tana Ramsay's recipes and it worked out really, really well.

Victoria Sponge Cake

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A traditional English Victoria Sponge Cake I made to celebrate the Royal Wedding. The cake was decorated with printable little Union Jack flags that can be downloaded from my blog. I've also included downloadable flags for England, USA & Canada that you can use to celebrate St. Georges Day, Independence Day and Canada Day.

Simply the Best Chocolate Chip Cookies


This is a small batch recipe from the book Small-Batch Baking for Chocolate Lovers. I have one for a reader, just let me know if you want to be included in the giveaway.