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Peanut Butter Cinnamon Scotcheroos

Peanut Butter Cinnamon Scotcheroos: winter version loaded with cinnamon and chocolate ! We all tend to make everything ready for holidays. It makes us a bit tired but satisfied as well. When we know the things are going desired way, we all shine. Of course. To contribute my way I… Read more »

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Christmas Tree Cutout Cookies

Christmas Tree Cutout Cookies: Quick and easy cutouts made from the store bought pie crust. These simple and quick cookies are my cup of tea  ! Friday evening. Fifteen minutes to use in the kitchen. OK, it turned out to be twenty: I wanted to decorate the pine trees carefully.… Read more »

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Boats

Chocolate Chip Cookie Boats: Roll, roll, roll the boats … These are made of very simple pastry made of well known ingredients. The shape of the little boats is formed by tablespoon’s back and, when baked, filled with any kind of spread. So, if you have kids, or live in… Read more »

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Double Chocolate Sacher Brownies

Double Chocolate Sacher Brownies: Franz Sacher who invented the famous cake would love it for sure ! This is one of our winter favourites and it’s also the reason for my commitment to making apricot jam every single summer because we always make The Sacher cake with this kind of… Read more »

Caramel Pecan Cookies

Caramel Pecan Cookies

Caramel Pecan Cookies: Filled with love and sharing! The most valuable thing we have is time. To share it with someone that appreciates your laughter, singing, dancing, cooking or playing is beyond price. These cookies are simple to make and require no special skills. They are perfect for everyone who… Read more »

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Blueberry Coffee Cake

Blueberry Coffee Cake: one of the vintage cookbook favorites. Very simple yet amazing ! More than hundred years old, this recipe is one of the evergreens baked very often, combined with seasonal berries. In winter, my grandmother used to bake it with jams also. When you see the baking dish… Read more »

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Peanut Butter Chocolate No Bake Bars

Peanut Butter Chocolate No Bake Bars: Peanut Miss Hugandkiss.   Colder days definitely ask for peanut butter and chocolate. Serious quantities! Since I am reactive type of person in food matters , here it is: my recipe, peanut butter bars, no bake ones. This is easy to make. If you… Read more »

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Apple Galette

Apple Galette: delightfully open-faced rustic treat that is quick and easy to make with store bought pie crust. While doing a late Friday shopping for a weekend ahead, I have bought a package of ready to bake pie crust. The first idea for a weekend dessert was a classic apple… Read more »

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Lavender Blueberry Double Chocolate Muffins

Lavender Blueberry Double Chocolate Muffins combine Nature’s Perfect Couple: blueberries and lavender, bound with a lot of chocolate. This marriage shall last forever ! There are several perfect matches of fruits and herbs to be found in Mother Nature. I have discovered the list of them on Internet but unfortunately… Read more »

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Lilac Mini Scones with Turmeric Lemon Curd

Lilac Mini Scones with Turmeric Lemon Curd : Nice Pair. Good looking. Tasteful too. This is unusual combination for the scones but when you start playing with edible flowers, many combinations are opened to be discovered. So, I decided to start playing. This time, I used lilac blossoms to make… Read more »