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Lemon Limoncello Bars with Sugared Blackberries

The Hubby’s family had a little BBQ because his Aunt and Uncle from Toronto were in town. Since that side of the family is all Italian, I wanted to make a citrus summer dessert with an Italian twist. I think everyone likes lemon squares, and I had a bottle of limoncello still in the freezer,…

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Kreativ Blogger Award!

Thank you Tastytreats13 for nominating me for the Kreativ Blogger Award! I’m so honored to receive the nomination and greatly appreciate the positive support. Visit Tastytreats13’s blog for some really tasty treats – had to do it!! Really, Tastytreat’s desserts will make you crave sweets even if you’re not hungry. Here’s the info on the….drumroll…

Hooray – 100 Followers!

Woohoo! I’ve hit my first milestone of 100 followers! Thank you all who follow and read my blog, I really appreciate your support. Keeps me baking and my belly happy 🙂 View from our roof deck on July 4th…say goodbye to the view though, we’re moving in August.  

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Lemon Lavender Pound Cake with a Lemon Glaze

Back on my pound cake kick, and combined with a Marshall’s trip, I decided to find a recipe with dried lavender. Let me explain…the pound cake part, no explanation needed, pound cake is delicious and it should be made as much as possible! The Marshall’s trip however, relates because I was shopping in the gourmet…

Honey Roasted Almonds

Honey roasted almonds are a definite crowd pleaser and easy to make. I wanted to whip up a quick snack and only had a short time before guests came over. I had a ton of almonds from Costco and wanted to make something with them…so there you have it, honey roasted almonds! Honey Roasted Almonds…