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Pastry Recipes

Old-Fashioned Sour Cream Donuts

Posted on Jan 24th, 2023

Quick to make, soft, and cakey, these old-fashioned sour cream donuts are an easy way to bring bakery-quality treats to your kitchen. Old…

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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes

Posted on Jan 21st, 2023

Light and fluffy lemon ricotta pancakes made with homemade ricotta cheese and topped with a mixed berry compote and blueberry butter. It's the…

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Raspberry Pastry Twists Recipe

Posted on Nov 25th, 2022

Savor the taste of flaky pastry oozing with a sweet, sensational raspberry jam filling with this Raspberry Pastry Twists recipe. They’re easy to…

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Beautiful Weekend Breakfast Ideas

Posted on Aug 8th, 2022

I love breakfast and I honestly never take the time to cook big, beautiful weekend breakfasts anymore. There's always something that comes up, and…

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Mixed Berries and Brown Sugar Shortcake Recipe

Posted on May 9th, 2022

Prepare this recipe for decadent Mixed Berries Shortcakes in less than two hours for a flavorful treat that you can eat whenever you want. Satisfy…

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Blueberry Lemon Pie

Posted on Apr 18th, 2022

Make magic in the kitchen when pairing fresh blueberries with zest lemon to create this incredible Blueberry Lemon Pie. It’s sweet, wholesome, and…

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Apple Cider Donut Whoopie Pies #HalloweenTreatsWeek

Posted on Oct 15th, 2021

Turn a classic fall beverage into a delicious treat with this recipe for Apple Cider Donut Whoopie Pies. These hand pies are flavorful, easy to…

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Graveyard Dirt Cream Puffs #HalloweenTreatsWeek

Posted on Oct 13th, 2021

Prepare the perfect treat for guests to eat when hosting a Halloween gathering. These Graveyard Dirt Cream Puffs are flavorful, fun to prepare, and…

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Homemade Strawberry Scones

Posted on Apr 12th, 2021

Put the perfect breakfast treat together with this recipe for Strawberry Scones. These sweet and wholesome scones taste great alongside a cup of hot…

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Blueberry Coffee Cake

Posted on Feb 6th, 2021

Does it get much better than starting the day with some blueberry coffee cake? This is a recipe you’ll adore, from the cake’s buttery fluffy…

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Red Velvet Pancake Recipe

Posted on Jan 26th, 2021

A decadent Red Velvet Pancake Recipe to have on hand for a romantic breakfast treat. These pancakes are great to serve for Valentine’s Day when you…

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Strawberry Nutella Pastry Wrap

Posted on Oct 15th, 2020

This kid-approved spooky dessert is bound to impress with its Halloween-inspired mummy appearance and great taste. You can create the perfect…

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A plate piled high with three Baked Pumpkin Donuts with cinnamon sugar glaze.

Baked Pumpkin Donuts

Posted on Sep 21st, 2020

As the seasons change, the craving for pumpkin-flavored deliciousness becomes inevitable. These tasty Baked Pumpkin Donuts are fresh, flavorful, and…

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A giant stack of Fresh Blueberry Pancakes covered with blueberry sauce.

Fresh Blueberry Pancakes

Posted on Sep 9th, 2020

Have you ever woke up on a Saturday morning and wanted something delicious? Fresh Blueberry Pancakes are always my go-to when I want something sweet…

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These Banana Nut Crumble Muffins are a yummy way to start your day. They're also a great way to end your day!

Banana Nut Muffins with Crumble Topping

Posted on Apr 19th, 2020

A quick and easy recipe for Banana Nut Muffins with a delicious chocolate chip crumble topping. They are perfect for breakfast, snack and…

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Strawberry Napoleon Recipe

Posted on Jan 22nd, 2020

Let me show you how to make an easy napoleon pastry dessert! This Strawberry Napoleon recipe is fun and tasty and if you want to get fancy, call it a…

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Making bran muffins is easy, healthy, and delicious. This bran muffins recipe is one of the best wheat bran recipes for breakfast or snacks!

Easy Bran Muffin Recipe with Sweet Orange Butter

Posted on Jan 8th, 2020

Making bran muffins is easy, healthy, and delicious. This bran muffin recipe, with my favorite sweet orange butter, is one of the best wheat bran…

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Monkey Bread is great all year round! This Drunken Monkey Bread has the added kick of a little bit of Fireball Liquor added to the sugar glaze!

Drunken Monkey Bread

Posted on Dec 18th, 2019

Monkey Bread is great all year round! This Drunken Monkey Bread has the added kick of a little bit of Fireball Whisky added to the sugar…

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Orange bread finished and ready to be eaten on a table set for breakfast.

Orange Cardamom Breakfast Bread Twist +Video

Posted on Oct 28th, 2019

This twist bread is the perfect for brunch. My orange cardamom breakfast twist bread recipe is a homemade treat that the whole family will…

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The key to this moist coffee cake are the rum soaked raisins and sour cream. The cinnamon crumb topping and icing burst with flavor.

Rum Raisin Coffee Cake +Video

Posted on Sep 13th, 2019

Are you looking for something delicious to try? When it comes to breakfast foods, there is something that never fails us and that something is coffee…

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A classic Pear Puff Pastry Tart, crispy and flaky on the outside, soft and butter inside. Fresh flavors of pear, red raspberries along with sugar and cinnamon spices.

Cinnamon Pear Puff Pastry Tarts +Video

Posted on Sep 2nd, 2019

A classic Pear Puff Pastry Tart, crispy and flaky on the outside, soft and butter inside. Fresh flavors of pear, red raspberries along with sugar and…

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This Charlotte is made with strawberries and donuts and filled with a strawberry mousse. Enjoy serving this Strawberry and Donut Charlotte Mousse Dessert.

Strawberry and Donut Charlotte Mousse Dessert

Posted on Feb 4th, 2019

This Charlotte is made with strawberries and donuts and filled with a strawberry mousse. Enjoy serving this Strawberry and Donut Charlotte Mousse…

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Get a bit gruesome this Halloween when you serve the family a classic Monkey Bread for breakfast when your make Monkey Brain Bread instead.

Monkey Brain Bread

Posted on Oct 1st, 2018

October is the month for all things spooky and scary, but it's also a great time to enjoy some of our favorite treats! Settle into your comfy chair…

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20 Breakfasts of Champions

Posted on Aug 27th, 2018

Hip Hip-HOORAY!! My kid is back to school and that means we are living on a schedule again. (I have mixed feelings about a set schedule.) I've picked…

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rise and shine - It's Time to Make the Donuts! Everyone loves stopping by the doughnut shop for a sweet treat, but here's 15 great donut recipes you can make at home with the family.

Time to Make the Donuts!

Posted on May 21st, 2018

Do you spell it DOUGHNUT or DONUT?? I'm a fan of the US version - "donut". My kid is a donut junkie! She loves stopping by the bakery for a donut as…

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This Coffee and Donuts Cake is Homer Simpson approved! It's loaded with coffee flavor and covered with powdered sugar doughnuts. Yum!

Coffee and Donuts Cake

Posted on Mar 15th, 2018

This Coffee and Donuts Cake is Homer Simpson approved! It's loaded with coffee flavor and covered with powdered sugar doughnuts. Yum! Coffee and…

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Breakfast couldn't be easier with these Cream Cheese and Jelly Danishes. Use crescent rolls to make them quickly and use your favorite jelly to flavor the Danishes.

Cream Cheese and Jelly Danishes

Posted on Jan 31st, 2018

Breakfast couldn't be easier with these Cream Cheese and Jelly Danishes. Use crescent rolls to make them quickly and use your favorite jelly to…

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Celebrate a special occasion with a Lemon Meringue Crepe Cake! 15 Crepes layered with lemon cream and topped with meringue! Enjoy!

Lemon Meringue Crepe Cake

Posted on Dec 13th, 2016

Celebrate a special occasion with a Lemon Meringue Crepe Cake! 15 Crepes layered with lemon cream and topped with meringue! Enjoy! This post…

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This Cherry Berry Pie is perfect any time of year. Just a few simple ingredients and a fancy crust topping makes this pie extra special.

Cherry Berry Pie Recipe

Posted on Nov 8th, 2016

This season is all about Baking Recipes that Bring Holiday Cheer! What better way to spread the love than with a delicious Cherry Berry…

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This beautiful homemade pumpkin pie is made from real, roasted pumpkin.

Basic Pumpkin Pie

Posted on Oct 19th, 2016

This basic pumpkin pie is anything but basic. It starts with pumpkin puree, a flaky crust made with lard, and a little TLC. Basic Pumpkin Pie…

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Easy puff pastry Fig Tarts made with just three ingredients and ready to enjoy in under 30 minutes.

Quick and Easy Fig Tarts

Posted on Sep 8th, 2016

These quick and Easy Fig Tarts are a great summer treat that you can throw together. Just four items to pick up at the store and you've got something…

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Perfect Peach Pie Recipe. Grab some seasonal fresh peaches and bake a pie. This recipe is the best!

Perfect Peach Pie

Posted on Aug 17th, 2016

There is nothing quite like the taste of a fresh Peach Pie. The combination of peaches and cinnamon is irresistible, and this recipe will show you…

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Heat up you skillet, because you're making this Stuffed French Toast! Stuffed full of cream cheese and homemade jam. You'll love it!

Stuffed French Toast

Posted on Aug 13th, 2016

Brunch won't be the same after you make this stuffed french toast with fresh fruit jam and cream cheese. It makes for a special Sunday morning…

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Peaches and Cream Monkey Bread Recipe! So yummy and perfect for your summer sleepovers!

Peaches and Cream Monkey Bread

Posted on Aug 4th, 2016

Love Monkey Bread? This sweet Peaches and Cream Monkey Bread is stuffed full of fresh peaches and sweetened cream cheese. It's a favorite weekend…

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A sweet cousin to raspberries, Wineberries are smaller, sweeter, and the seeds won't get stuck in your teeth. Makes the perfect Wineberry Galette!

Wineberry Galette Recipe

Posted on Aug 3rd, 2016

Love raspberries, but hate the seeds? Try some Wineberries instead. This Wineberry Galette Recipe is delicious with added blueberries and…

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These Brownie Ice Cream Profiteroles are calling my name!! Delicious cream puffs filled with chocolate ice cream.

Brownie Ice Cream Profiteroles

Posted on Jul 15th, 2016

Easy Cream Puff shells stuffed with Brownie Ice Cream make for an amazing dessert of Brownie Ice Cream Profiteroles. I bet you can't eat just…

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Baked French Toast is made even better with homemade Challah Bread and Strawberry Butter.

Baked Strawberry French Toast

Posted on Jun 1st, 2016

This amazing breakfast pastry is perfect for large parties. Baked Strawberry French Toast can be prepared the night before and baked in the morning.…

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Homemade Dark Chocolate Cannoli Shells. No need to go out for a cannoli dessert any more!

Chocolate Cannoli Shells

Posted on Apr 5th, 2016

Dark Chocolate Cannoli Shells I love experimenting with new techniques and recipes, and homemade cannolis has been on my list for quite a while. I…

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These easy Lemon Jelly Donuts are great for the kids to help and make! Simple biscuit donuts shaped into eggs, filled with lemon pie filling and decorated with a soft royal icing.

Easy Lemon Jelly Donuts

Posted on Mar 10th, 2016

These lemon filled jelly donuts are perfect for any day of the year, but you can make them extra special for Easter by decorating them to look like…

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All homemade Tiramisu is just amazing!! From the homemade ladyfingers and Mascarpone cheese - it's just so delicious!

Tiramisu Recipe – 100% Homemade

Posted on Jan 26th, 2016

An all homemade Tiramisu recipe done in three easy steps. Homemade mascarpone cheese, ladyfinger cookies, and pastry cream. It's the best Tiramisu…

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Impress your friends with these AMAZING (easy) Cream Puffs that are spiked with a shot of espresso and some chocolate covered coffee beans.

Coffee Buzz Cream Puffs

Posted on Nov 24th, 2015

Pastry Puffs full of coffee whipped cream and a coffee glaze and topped with chocolate covered coffee beans. They are so good!! Coffee Cream…

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Make a loaf of Pull Apart Apple Bread for a breakfast treat or a warm fall dessert.

Pull Apart Apple Bread

Posted on Oct 21st, 2015

Who wants a caramel apple for breakfast? Enjoy this pull apart apple bread covered with caramel for a warm apple treat that is sure to brighten up…

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Neapolitan Cake Donuts

Posted on Sep 10th, 2015

You can't go wrong when there's Chocolate, Vanilla, and Strawberry involved. These Neapolitan Cake Donuts are just perfect for your next…

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Ikea Hack Stuffed Pancakes

Posted on Aug 19th, 2015

This IKEA hack is the tastiest! IKEA hack stuffed pancakes are great for breakfast, lunch, and dinner! We're making some this weekend! Ikea Hack…

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Easy Fruit Tart

Easy Fruit Tart

Posted on Jun 17th, 2015

This Easy Fruit Tart is perfect for your last minute summer dessert. Puff pastry crust, some pudding and fresh berries makes this come together in a…

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Honey Maple Chicken and Donuts

Posted on Jan 29th, 2015

Have you heard of chicken and waffles? Well now you've got to try Honey Maple Chicken and Donuts. These are made with homemade maple donuts and then…

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Easy Sticky Buns

Posted on Jan 28th, 2015

Do you love sticky buns, but don't want to work for hours making the dough? These Easy Sticky Buns start with premade cinnamon rolls and a brown…

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Maple Scones on a small plate with a cup of coffee.

Easy, Small Batch Maple Pecan Scone Recipe

Posted on Jan 21st, 2015

You're going to love baking up this Easy, Small Batch Maple Pecan Scone Recipe. It just makes 4 scones that you can freeze and save or serve to the…

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Merry Cranberry Waffles

Posted on Dec 9th, 2014

These Cranberry Waffles are so delicious! I love the Cranberry syrup as it adds a great flavor to the waffles! You have to try these! Cranberry…

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Glazed Apple Pie Fritters

Posted on Dec 5th, 2014

Apple Fritters are my favorite so I decided to make my own version of Glazed Apple Pie Fritters that start with Bisquick. Glazed Apple Pie…

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A great pie crust made with walnuts. Bake your favorite pie in this Walnut Pastry Crust this fall.

Walnut Pastry Crust

Posted on Oct 29th, 2014

This Walnut Pastry Crust is sure to be your new favorite pie crust. It's great for a little extra nutty flavor in your apple pie. Walnut Pastry…

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Cream Filled Chocolate Donuts with Glaze

Posted on Oct 8th, 2014

I got up and got moving this morning thanks to #MillstoneCoffee and Socialstars by Crowdtap. How do you get up and get going in the morning?…

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Chocolate Cherry Monkey Bread Muffins

Posted on Aug 27th, 2014

Ch-ch-ch-cherries!!   I LOVE cherries. Fresh, plump and juicy cherries. I actually stocked up and froze a bunch of cherries and have been using them…

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Chocolate Donuts

Posted on May 14th, 2014

Chocolate Trifle with Cherries – Day Two - Baked Chocolate Glazed Donuts These donuts have been on my wish list to make for some time. I've been…

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This Mother's Day, make mom breakfast in bed and deliver some flowers all in one swoop with these Flower Donuts.

Mother’s Day Flower Donuts

Posted on May 7th, 2014

Surprise Mom this Mother's Day with some Flower Donuts! Dad and the kids can make this edible bouquet for mom to enjoy in bed! Mother's Day…

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Your family is going to love this easy Lemon Curd Monkey Bread for breakfast and dessert. It's easy to make with just four store bought ingredients. Make some for a weekend treat!

Individual Lemon Curd Monkey Bread

Posted on May 1st, 2014

Your family is going to love this easy Lemon Curd Monkey Bread for breakfast and dessert. It's easy to make with just four store bought ingredients.…

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Gluten Free Waffles

Posted on Mar 1st, 2014

Today's Happy and Healthy post is dedicated to my daughter, who has helped me to learn more about gluten free baking and cooking. I'm going to share…

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Pâte Sucrée

Posted on Feb 19th, 2014

Whipped Chocolate Mocha Tart - Day two - Pâte Sucrée So, I've made tart crusts on here before... and I'll be the first one to admit that I really…

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Chocolate Crepes

Posted on Jan 1st, 2014

Why have boring basic crepes when you can punch them up with cocoa! These chocolate crepes make for a romantic dessert. Chocolate Crepes Do you…

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The lead image with a bowl filled with chocolate and peanut butter Aevleskiver with three on a plate.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Aebleskiver

Posted on Dec 30th, 2013

The kids are going to love these Chocolate Peanut Butter Aebleskiver for dessert. They are little Danish Pancakes made in a special…

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An amazing egg based crust is more like a cookie crust.

Egg Based Tart Crust

Posted on Nov 20th, 2013

Chocolate Butterscotch Pecan Tart - Day Two - Egg Based Tart Crust So, this is my second time making a tart crust. However, this time a tried a…

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Apple Cranberry Spice Pull Apart Loaf

Posted on Nov 11th, 2013

Lucky Leaf has supplied the pie filling for this post, however no other compensation was involved. As always, all opinions are my own.   Are you…

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Coconut Flour Chocolate Pancakes

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2013

Watch your waistline without sacrificing breakfast. These Coconut Flour Chocolate Pancakes are a yummy morning treat that just happens to be good for…

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Glazed Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Donuts from Java Cupcake

Posted on Jul 31st, 2013

You've gotta make these glazed peanut butter chocolate chip donuts! Trust me, they will be the best dessert you've ever made! I'd like you all to…

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Pink Lemonade Donuts

Posted on Jul 29th, 2013

Turn that cake mix into fun donuts! Use Pink Lemonade cake and frosting to make this totally PINK TREAT for the kiddos! Every girl LOVES pink…

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Lime Tart Crust Recipe - A touch of lime zest add a pop of citrus flavor into this classic crust recipe.

Lime Tart Crust

Posted on Jun 26th, 2013

Add a great citrus flavor to a basic crust recipe. This lime tart crust is perfectly flavored for a lime tart dessert. Lime Tart Crust I am still a…

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Super Easy Biscuit Donuts

Posted on Jun 12th, 2013

Donuts don't get much easier than this! The kids are gonna be begging you to make them these Super Easy Biscuit Donuts every weekend! Super…

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Making homemade cream puffs is easy. Don't let the French name "Profiteroles" fool ya. Fill them with pudding, custard, ice cream, or whipped cream.

Pâte à Choux “Pastry Puffs”

Posted on May 29th, 2013

Pâte à Choux - aka- Pastry Puffs are light and airy shells that can be filled with pudding, whipped cream, or ice cream to make Profiteroles. Pâte…

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Apricot and Blueberry Monkey Bread

Posted on Feb 26th, 2013

A fresh and fruity Apricot and Blueberry Monkey Bread is perfect for breakfast, snack, and dessert. It's finger licking good! This fast and…

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All homemade Graham Cracker Eclairs for Two! The perfect amount for a night in.

Graham Cracker Eclairs for Two

Posted on Feb 25th, 2013

Graham Cracker Eclairs for Two It has been a very busy year! I feel like I am constantly behind on every post. I can't catch up on Facebook. Too…

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Easy Mini Apple Cinnamon Donuts

Posted on Jan 7th, 2013

Thanks everyone for your support and kind words on Friday and over the weekend. My running is NOT a New Year's Resolution. I have a 5K goal and I…

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Apple Cinnamon Sweet Bread Roll

Posted on Dec 31st, 2012

I know that you all have enjoyed glorious cookies and treats for the past month. Why should now be any different?  In preparation for…

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Nectarine Raspberry Hand Pies

Posted on Sep 19th, 2012

Mmmmm... I love fruit! I love it fresh. I love it cooked. I just love it! You know who doesn't love it?? Mr. Quart! He enjoys…

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Pancakes, On-A-Stick

Posted on Sep 12th, 2012

This was a fun morning! My Mother-in-Law was over and we were thinking about what to make for breakfast. I've had this nagging idea to put…

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Biscoff Crescent Rolls

Posted on Apr 27th, 2012

THIS IS IT!!!  THIS IS THE CRESCENT RECIPE TO MAKE!!  I Implore You! Make it!!  And then come back and thank me 🙂 You're…

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Chocolate Cream Cheese and Chocolate Peanut Butter Diamonds

Posted on Apr 26th, 2012

Do you ladies try your best to be SuperMom only to fail miserably? I do - all the time. I try to please everyone and get a million things…

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Nutella Crescent Rolls

Posted on Apr 24th, 2012

So after I made the Chocolate Peanut Butter Crescent Rolls, I moved on to Nutella! Because I love Nutella and I know YOU love Nutella!! You'll…

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Crescent Rolls

Posted on Apr 23rd, 2012

I'm in the mood for Crescent Roll Week! Who's with me?  I usually try to stay away from the Crescent Rolls because they are so good and so…

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Apple Spice Monkey Bread

Posted on Apr 6th, 2012

I've been wanting to share this for a while. I've made this Monkey Bread a few times and I always love it! This is a great dish to share at family…

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Apple Turnovers

Posted on Oct 11th, 2011

Apple Turnovers ... OR Homemade Hostess Apple Pie Take-a-longs! I found the recipe here, ignored the directions and made my own! You should follow…

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