May 2011

Cranberry Cookie

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This cookie has magic powers - all who eat it will be madly in love with the baker (not to mention, they are just plain delicious); Cranberry White Chocolate Cookies.

Cherry-Chocolate Chiffon Cake

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Fresh Bing cherries signal that summer is on its way with this lighter than air, moist cake. Perfectly dressed in a robe of chocolate ganache.

Homemade ice cream sandwiches

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Homemade ice cream sandwiches. They're a perfect fun summer treat!

Sourdough Chocolate Zucchini Cake

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A chocolate zucchini cake using sourdough cast-off.

Strawberry Whoopie Pies

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Strawberry Whoopie Pies with a luscious strawberry meringue filling sandwiched in between. Fresh strawberries are pureed and added to the whoopie pie batter and the meringue frosting making them an excellent dessert for summer.

Lemon & Thyme French Toast Muffins

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Lemon and thyme make for a scrumptious summer breakfast.

Banana Brownies

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Everyone knows chocolate goes well with bananas. Try these banana brownies for a delicious fudgey treat.

Swedish Cream Cookies

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These are basically tender, flaky pie crust sandwich cookies that have a smooth vanilla/almond buttercream filling. A few ingredients, a little work, some time in the oven, and voila! One of the best cookies you'll ever bake.

Carrot Cake Truffles

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Carrot Cake Truffles or Life's lessons learned from a failed recipe.

Baked Bars

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Baked Bars with a coconut graham cracker crust topped with walnuts, two types of chocolate and butterscotch chips.