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Orange and Almond Slice

Orange and Almond Slice

Beautiful flavorful rustic treats made with natural whole ingredients. Customize this versatile quick and easy recipe by adding your favorite nuts and fruit.

Recipe: Orange and Almond Slice

Banana Bread with Coconut Blueberries and Almonds

Banana Bread with Coconut Blueberries and Almonds

I love banana bread, and what better way to use up all those over-ripe bananas you have kicking around. This banana bread is packed with awesome additions, a stellar combo of flavors and textures - quick and easy to make too!

Recipe: Banana Bread with Coconut Blueberries and Almonds

Cake With Blueberries and Creme Fraiche

Cake With Blueberries and Creme Fraiche

It's my birthday! And this is my imaginary birthday cake as it's impossible to get fresh blueberries (or anything like them) in the tropics where I live - and I love dark-blue-anti-oxidant-rich berries! Emilia made this beautiful cake using almond flour and fresh bilberries. Yum!

Recipe: Cake With Blueberries and Crème Fraîche

Joyeux Jour du Macaron!

Joyeux Jour du Macaron!

from Bonbini!

Happy Macaron Day! Incredibly talented pastry artist Thip is obsessed with macarons. Check out her 22 blog posts with killer recipes, gorgeous photos, and step-by-step instructions on how to make these beautiful sweet treats. Merci beaucoup Thip!

FYI, for all you gluten-free bakers out there, macarons are traditionally made with almond flour. :)

Cookie Therapy

Apricot, Almond, Chocolate Chip Cookies

The kind of cookies you make the night before you send in the final draft of your first novel.

Recipe + Story: Apricot, Almond, Chocolate Chip Cookies

Maple-Pecan Shortbread

Maple-Pecan Shortbread

With the Olympics going on in Canada right now, these mega-maple cookies make the perfect tribute to the True North strong and free (+ it's almost maple syrup season).

Recipe: Maple-Pecan Shortbread

More Marvelous Maple Recipes:
Glazed Maple-Pecan Oatmeal Scones
Maple Nut Upside-Down Cake
Maple Coconut Blondies
Maple Almond Butter Cookies (healthy + vegan)
Martha Stewart's Maple Cupcakes with Maple Frosting