Tag: dessert

strawberry shortcake with lemon whipped cream and strawberry-lavender-balsamic reduction

Strawberry Shortcake with Lemon Whipped Cream and Strawberry-Lavender-Balsamic Reduction

{We’re almost exactly a month in to my New Normal. My new, gallbladder-less existence. Things are going better than expected, food-wise. Physically, I’ve been frustrated β€” despite the…

These almond butter cookies have a deliciously crisp, buttery texture! | Chocolate Chip Almond Butter Cookies | @takeonelizabeth

Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

I try not to bake on Fridays or Saturdays. Why? Because if I bake Sunday – Thursday, Joe can take the leftovers with him to work the next…

This is by far the best way to eat a cupcake! A little bit of icing, a little bit of cake, conveniently packaged in every spoonful! | How to Eat a Cupcake: The Mug Shot | @takeonelizabeth

How to Eat a Cupcake: The Mug Shot

Cupcakes can get personal. β€œPersonal” as in the way you choose to eat them. There seem to be just as many ways to eat a cupcake as there…

Something to Chew on…

And when all of the flourless chocolate cakes and chocolate mousse or ganache cakes have come and gone, there will still be nothing like a fudgy brownie, dry…

Something to Chew on…

Worrying about calories and cholesterol takes the fun out of food. — Julia Child

Pumpkin Chocolate Cream Cheese Truffles

Fall whispered in my ear the other day. The humidity broke just enough to make a walk outside bearable. The direction of the light shifted ever so slightly….