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Can't sit down to eat your pecan pie? These Caramel Pecan Bars bars are just like pie but great for on the go.
The Secret Ingredient in Hot Chocolate? Chili powder. That is the secret ingredient in these Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes with Spicy Cinnamon Frosting as well.
November 3 is National Sandwich Day so I made myself a collection of Open-Faced Sandwiches for lunch [no recipes, just detailed description of each]
Can't get enough of these tart little berries during the short fall season: Cranberry Muffins with Almond Streusel Topping
With autumn comes bolder, spicier flavours, even in cupcakes: Autumn Spice Cupcakes with Espresso Butter Cream
Chocolate and Vanilla Glazed Mini-Donuts ... with your favourite technicolor sprinkles from childhood
Labor Day Weekend brings on thoughts of autumn, so I had to get in one more summer pie: Traditional Maine Blueberry Pie
These are by far the most chocolaty thing that I make: Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies with Chocolate and Vanilla-Bean Ganache
Cupcakes Inspired by Summer Cocktails: Pina Colada Cupcakes (Pineapple Cupcakes with Coconut Spiced Rum Frosting)
Cupcakes Inspired by Summer Cocktails: Lemon Drop Martini Cupcakes (Vanilla Lemon Cupcakes with Vodka Lemon Frosting)
Cupcakes Inspired by Summer Cocktails: Margarita Cupcakes (Lime Cupcakes with Tequila Lime Frosting and a hint of Salt)
Gooey, nutty, melt-in-your-mouth Coconut Chocolate Chunk Blondies
Blueberry Coffee Cake Muffins, still hot from the oven
Lemon Blueberry Tart
Healthy and delicious Raspberry Jam Filled Oatmeal Cookies
The blueberries are ripe! After a Sunday morning of picking, I made a batch of Maine Wild Blueberry Jam.
A very tart (but very yummy) Almond Redcurrant Tart
Love Coffee and Chocolate? These cupcakes are for you: Mocha Cupcakes with Butter Cream Frosting
Light and delicate Lemon Saffron Cheesecake. Saffron is what adds a unique flavor to this lovely dessert
It tastes like morning pancakes but you can make the evening ahead: Maple Walnut Pound Cake
All dressed up for the Fourth of July: Vanilla Cupcakes with Strawberry Meringue Frosting
All dressed up for the Fourth of July: Red Velvet Cupcakes with Coconut Butter Cream Frosting
Cookies Inspired by Cocktails: Bellini, Mimosa and Kir Royale Shortbread
Idea inspired by the cover of this month's Martha Stewart Living, but recipe all my own: Fourth of July Fireworks Sugar Cookies
Triple Banana Nut Muffins: you can't cram any more banana flavor into these gems
Simple to make and impressive to serve as a light dessert: Espresso Panna Cotta with Cocoa Whipped Cream
What to do when the Strawberry Fairy brings strawberries, but they absolutely must be used the same day otherwise they will need to be binned? Make Vanilla-Strawberry Panna Cotta
Ahh, the bounty of summer fruit is starting: Fresh Apricot Pie
Dark and decadent Black Forest Cake Cupcakes (Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte Cupcakes): Tart cherries, rich dark chocolate, fluffy whipped cream and a touch of Kirsch!
Brownies with the Twist: Peppermint After8 Brownies are a great refreshing dessert
Light and fluffy Raspberry Jam filled Muffins with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting
Tuxedo Cupcakes: Coconut & chocolate cake with coconut butter cream frosting & toasted coconut. Using a Batter divider lets you make two colored cupcakes!
Better for breakfast or afternoon snack with your coffee? Apple Walnut Muffins with Maple Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting
Instead of croutons for your soup or salad, try these Pecan Cheddar Cranberry Crisps; a great sweet/savory accompaniment.