March 28, 2018.Reading time 8 minutes.
Many people think brunch when it comes to Easter Sunday but this year, we’re thinking about dessert too. When it comes to the springtime holiday, Easter is full of treats. It’s not quite as indulgent as Halloween but still calls for something both pretty and sweet. The spring harvest is especially a lovely time to […]
February 14, 2018.Reading time 5 minutes.
You know the saying, “The way to someone’s heart is through their stomach?” On Valentine’s Day, that couldn’t be more true. The most romantic holiday of the year is the time to impress your sweetheart with something sweet and decadent. And nothing quite says, “I adore you,” like a homemade dessert. From strawberry crepes with […]
October 19, 2017.Reading time 5 minutes.
Halloween is lurking just around the corner. October is the quintessential month for all things pumpkin and pumpkin spiced. What’s not to love about the cozy autumnal flavors of cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg? From cookies to pancakes and just about anything else you can think of these days, pumpkin spice is everywhere. This week’s recipe […]
May 8, 2017.Reading time 4 minutes.
Mother’s Day is right around the corner and what better way to show Mom some love than with something sweet? While we should approach each day as though it were Mother’s Day, May 14th is the day to treat her to something special. After all, it’s the thought that really counts and homemade dessert is […]
June 6, 2016.Reading time 4 minutes.
For days when you’re craving something sweet but could do without the extra mess in the kitchen, look no further than a homemade crumble. Although any combination of fruit and pastry is delicious, a crumble is a home cook’s more laid back cousin of a pie with half the fuss. While the crumble is baking in […]
May 16, 2016.Reading time 4 minutes.
Strawberries. Rhubarb. What could be a more fitting combination for the springtime? Not normally eaten on its own due to its intense tartness, rhubarb when combined with the sweetness of strawberries is a match made in heaven. This glorious flavor pairing is wonderful in a variety of desserts such as pies, cakes, jams and much […]
April 20, 2015.Reading time 5 minutes.
Before strawberry season arrives, there’s rhubarb season. There’s something about fresh rhubarb that makes us think of the spring. Perhaps it’s the rich, tart flavor found in jams and jellies, and combined together with fresh berries is truly a match made in heaven. While rhubarb is actually a vegetable with a celery-like texture, it boasts […]
June 27, 2014.Reading time 3 minutes.
Celebrating Independence Day is one occasion that we look forward to most in the summer. Gathering friends and family together for a day of feasting and fireworks is yet another reason to take the party outdoors. And while grilled meats, potato salads and family recipes are usually part the table spread, adding patriotic desserts to […]