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Lemonade Iced Tea

Lemonade Iced Tea

Lemonade Iced Green Tea

 

Lemonade Iced Tea

 

What says summer better than a refreshing glass of lemonade or iced tea? These quintessential summer favorites combine to make a delicious, healthy and oh so refreshing, drink. You can buy a bottled version of this beverage in the store, but it isn’t . . . → Continue reading Lemonade Iced Tea

Almond Biscotti

Biscotti and Coffee

 

Biscotti and Coffee

If you like Biscotti, forget about paying the high prices charged in the bakery or coffee house. This delicious Almond Biscotti recipe is easy to make and offers plenty of options for customization.

Try it with anise, pistachios, hunks of chocolate or dipped in white or semisweet chocolate. However . . . → Continue reading Almond Biscotti

The Best Lemon Blueberry Bread

Lemon Blueberry Bread

 

Lemon Blueberry Bread

 

 

Print Yum The Best Lemon Blueberry Bread

Ingredients

5 tbsp butter, melted, plus a little to grease the pan 1 cup fresh blueberries 1 1/2 cups + 2 tbsp flour 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 2 lemons, zested and juiced (about 3 tbsp of . . . → Continue reading The Best Lemon Blueberry Bread

Pavlova

Pavlova

 

Pavlova

 

Pavlova makes an elegant dessert, but its simplicity also makes it perfect for anytime. The meringues are light and crispy with a perfect balance of sweetness. I like to make individual Pavlovas, but you can also make one large Pavlova for a dramatic presentation. I also use lemon curd in . . . → Continue reading Pavlova

World's Best Pound Cake

Pound Cake with Berries

 

Pound Cake with Berries

 

Pound cake is delicious all on its own or served with fruit, lemon curd or as a base for tiramisu or trifle. This wonderful cake is rich and buttery. It has a dense, moist texture that is perfect for so many desserts. A slice of delicate pound cake topped with whipped . . . → Continue reading World’s Best Pound Cake

Lemon Curd

Lemon Curd

 

Lemon Curd

 

If you’ve never had lemon curd, you’re missing out on one of life’s simple pleasures. It has a wonderful creamy smooth texture with a slightly sweet, slightly tart flavor that is bursting with lemon. It is perfect on top of baked goods, in your favorite desserts or served with . . . → Continue reading Lemon Curd

Dessert in a Jar

Dessert in a Jar

 

Dessert in a Jar

These easy to make fruit parfaits are as delicious as they are pretty. My kids like them because they can customize their jars with their favorite ingredients. I made these with pound cake, lemon curd, assorted berries and whipped cream.

As an added bonus, simply screw on the . . . → Continue reading Dessert in a Jar

Berries, Berries and More Berries

Berries

Berries

It’s going to be a great weekend. I have a number of recipes (most making use of seasonal fresh berries), that I’ve been meaning to whip up, and this weekend, they’re finally going to get pushed to the top of my to-do list. One thing I’ve been thinking about for a long time . . . → Continue reading Berries, Berries and More Berries

An Eco-Friendly Kitchen

Happy Earth Day

 

 

Happy Earth Day Everyone!

This morning, as I was enjoying my first cup of coffee and relaxing in the solitude that comes before the kids start to stir, I came across an interesting article. It was about recipes that make the most out of leftovers. Sure, on . . . → Continue reading Happy Earth Day

Nutella Filled Strawberries

Nutella Filled Strawberries

 

Strawberries and Nutella

 

Here’s a perfect combination – Strawberries filled with Nutella!

 

Make a quick and delicious snack for that the kids and adults will love.

This is an easy recipe that the kids can do on their own or with a little help from an older sibling. Just put . . . → Continue reading Nutella Filled Strawberries