Vanilla Crusted Plum Tart

I bought a package of red plums from Costco, but of course couldn’t eat them fast enough before the skin began wrinkling very slightly. I decided to make some sort of tart with them so I started my search for a perfect recipe… I realized I already had a great crust recipe from my friend’s…

Nostalgic for Thanksgiving? Cranberry Shortbread Bars

I need to catch up on some desserts I’ve made this past year. Here’s one from not too long ago that I made for Thanksgiving – Cranberry Shortbread Bars. The best part about these bars is that they are made with real cranberries that have been boiled down with sugar to a slightly thicker cranberry…

Pumpkin Gingersnap Tiramisu

Nothing screams November like pumpkin and ginger, so what better than a pumpkin gingersnap tiramisu to bring to Thanksgiving dinner?  I love tiramisu, and I will say this recipe was very good, but it wasn’t as amazing as I expected. I didn’t follow the directions exactly, which is maybe why it wasn’t amazing. First, I…