Tag: Desserts

Strawberry Prosecco Bundts

Strawberry Prosecco Bundts

You had me at Prosecco. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I’m not a dessert girl, I don’t really bake and I most certainly never order dessert. However, I am a fan of semi-homemade dessert, especially when it includes bubbles and mini […]

Pumpkin Cookies with Maple Frosting

Pumpkin Cookies with Maple Frosting

Oh dear, oh my, oh goodness. Pumpkin everything is here so it just wouldn’t be Fall without these Pumpkin Cookies. This is a recipe adapted over the years from numerous sources but the main source being family. My husband grew up eating these melt in […]

Summer Plum Clafoutis

Summer Plum Clafoutis

Clafoutis, {kla-foo-tee}, is traditionally made with cherries, but I couldn’t resist making this with gorgeous red plums I scored at the market. You can really make this with whatever berry or stone fruit you like. It’s a good sturdy custard so it can hold up […]

Caramel Walnut Banana Cake

Caramel Walnut Banana Cake

Because it’s a beautiful Sunday and because I’ve had one cup too many of coffee. I decided to bake. It all started with wanting to make my Mini Banana Cupcakes but evolved from there. I saw my new Ceramic Scone Pan and it was just begging to be used […]

Pineapple Rum Carrot Cake

Pineapple Rum Carrot Cake

I love cooking. I love creating savory, yummy, and beautiful dishes…..Baking, not my favorite. However, there are a few things I do well and this cake has always been a fan favorite in my house. For the last 6 years this has been my boyfriend’s […]

Mini Banana Cupcakes

Mini Banana Cupcakes

Look at these little cuties! I haven’t done much baking in the last few months but some very ripe bananas were calling to me so here’s the fruits of my labor…..get it? I made these as a New Year’s Eve treat accompanied by lots of […]

Limoncello Cheesecake

Limoncello Cheesecake

This Limoncello Cheesecake is my kind of dessert! I have to start by giving a big shout out to my co-worker, Kathy, whom provided bags and bags of Meyer Lemons just to make this post possible. Her Mother’s Meyer lemon tree was overabundant this year […]

Caramel Apple and Pomegranate Bread Pudding

Caramel Apple and Pomegranate Bread Pudding

I dreamt this recipe up when I had an overabundance of Granny Smith apples and pomegranates. My family absolutely loves bread pudding. Buena Vista is our little spot in San Francisco that we absolutely can not pass up every time we go into the city. It has the most […]