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Two overly ripe mangoes were just begging to become Mango Muffins with Ginger Macadamia Nut Streusel
The easiest homemade savory snack or bread stick accompaniment, or in my case, as the "croutons" for my Caesar Salad: Parmesan Pesto Puffy Sticks
A delectable twist on jam/preserves: use brown sugar and a vanilla bean! Butterscotch Peach Preserves with Vanilla Beans
Maine Crab and Fresh Herb Deviled Eggs: perfect addition to that summer picnic
Champagne and Red Currant Amaretti Cakes for a birthday present
Dangerous Toadstools or Cute Presentation of Caprese Salad? You decide!
Here fishy fishy fishy! Homemade Sharp Cheddar Goldfish Crackers
First in a series of experiments entitled "Why Should the Outside of the Cake have all the Fun?": Chocolate/Vanilla Checkerboard Cake
A refreshing tropical cocktail for your summer parties: Peach Mango Pineapple White Sangria
If I pour the lemon filling into canning jars and top with meringue, can I still call them Lemon Meringue Pies?
A craving for homemade pastries for breakfast ended up with me making Cinnamon Chip Scones with Maple Cream Cheese Drizzle
What to do with the overabundance of cherries? Make Cherry Turnovers, then freeze them to have an easy breakfast stashed away
A little amuse bouche to start off your meal: Mini Savory Sour Cream and Dill Ice Cream, with Smoked Salmon. No dessert ice cream here!
My contribution to National Ice Cream Month: Cinnamon Ice Cream Espresso Shot
A unique flavor combination for dessert: Savory and Sweet Rosemary Lemoncello Cupcakes with Candied Lemon Slices
Is it an ice cream cone? Is it a cupcake? Or both? Snowmen in July dessert creation for National Ice Cream Month
Apricot Almond Blondies, with white Chocolate Chips
Cucumber Salad, masquerading as spaghetti. Light. Simple. Summer.
Everything tastes better with bacon, right? Even these Cheesy Bacon "Cookies"
Shockingly pink (but no food coloring!) Baked "Feather Boa" Raspberry Coconut Doughnuts
No ice cream in these cones: Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes
Celebrating the Stars & Stripes with Raspberry Star Sandwich Cookies
Red Velvet Mini Whoopie Pies with Coconut Buttercream Filling
Simple yet stunning recipe for Double Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake
A recipe from my friend's Thai mother: Chicken Satay with Spicy Peanut Sauce
Berries at the height of summer sweetness: Strawberry Cheesecake
What's better on a Sunny Saturday than pick-your-own-strawberry picking? And the Traditional Strawberry Shortcake with homemade biscuits that follow.
Strawberry Champagne Squishy: The bright crisp sweet taste of strawberries in a silly sounding yet sophisticated cocktail
Mini-Strawberry Rhubarb Pies. No need to share; everyone gets their own!
Springtime in New England means foraging for fiddleheads. And in this case, making them Buffalo Style with blue cheese dip
Homemade Cinnamon-Honey Graham Crackers dipped in Dark Chocolate. Perfect for s'mores!
Everything tastes better with bacon, including french fries. Better yet, Bacon Wrapped Sweet Potato Fries
Special treat for the first BBQ of the summer: Grilled Organic Asparagus, wrapped in Bacon
An exotic twist on deviled eggs: Curried Deviled Eggs with Tomato Onion Chutney