9 posts tagged Dessert

Guest Feature: Secret Ingredient Chocolate Mousse

Washington DC in January can be cold and dreary.  Daylight is short, and the festive decorations of the Holidays have been taken down and put away. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, ... Continue Reading

A Personal Mini Pumpkin Pie

When you live far from family during the holidays it's not always possible to travel back for the big family meal.  At one point in my life I lived about 8 hours away by car and traveling back with ... Continue Reading

A Classic: Blondie Bar With Dark Chocolate Chunks

Blondie bars are always a great dessert to make for a crowd.  These blondie bars only require two bowls, a hand mixer and an 8x8 pan.  30 minutes later you have blondie bars that everyone will ... Continue Reading

Fall is in the air! Baked Apple Cider Donuts

Fall is my favorite season, especially in New England.  The cooler temperatures, fall foliage and apple cider, to name a few of my favorite things.  It was only a few days into September and my ... Continue Reading

Maple Bacon Donuts – Recreating a Vacation Memory

In February my toddler and I flew across the country to visit family in San Fransisco.  This was a momentous trip considering it was my son's first flight and he was meeting his new cousin.  The ... Continue Reading

Virginia Feature: Baked Beignets Dipped in Chocolate

“Beignet,” the French word for donut, is made out of fried dough with a dusting of powdered sugar on top. There is nothing quite like the scent of sweet fried dough. When I was a student in ... Continue Reading

California Feature: Camping and S’mores

When you think of camping, what comes to mind? Sure, the fresh air, relaxation and adventure. But, c’mon…what really comes to your mind first? S’MORES! Am I right? For as long as I can ... Continue Reading

Chicago Feature: Paleo Approved Peach Cobbler

When peach picking season opened at Apple Holler Orchard, this Chicago family left the city behind and headed north to Wisconsin.  This was their toddler's first time picking peaches and he not only ... Continue Reading

Cape Cod Road Trip: The Chatham Candy Manor

I have been visiting the Chatham Candy Manor, in Chatham, Ma, since I was a child, so the ability to bring my son to a place that holds so many fond memories is a thrill.  My toddler has now enjoyed ... Continue Reading