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Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies with Chocolate Peanut Butter Ganache

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies with Chocolate Peanut Butter Ganache

I’ve long been a fan of sandwich cookies, from the first time that I dunked an Oreo in a glass of milk (an experience that, I’m guessing, that many of us had as kids) to now. I like soft, frosting-filled whoopie pies and crisp wafer cookies filled with sweet creme. These Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies with Chocolate Peanut Butter Ganache are in the latter camp. ... Read More »

Baking Bites for Craftsy: Chocolate Coffee Cake

Baking Bites for Craftsy: Chocolate Coffee Cake

Coffee cakes are one of my favorite things about brunch (though I will admit to enjoying leftover cupcakes from time to time with my coffee) and their crisp, streusel topping is one of their distinguishing characteristics. Coffee cakes occasionally include chocolate mix-ins, like chocolate chips, but they are rarely chocolate. My Chocolate Coffee Cake that is the ultimate brunch dish for coffee lovers and you ... Read More »

Cafe Con Leche Creme Brulee

Cafe Con Leche Creme Brulee

Creme brulees are a popular restaurant dessert because, while they are delicious, they are actually very simple to make and can be prepared easily in advance of service. Since they’re so common, I tend to forget that I can make them at home – and make them much better – than the versions you can find at most restaurants. This Cafe Con Leche Creme Brulee ... Read More »

Bites from other Blogs

Bites from other Blogs

We’re experiencing some very summery weather here in Southern California this week and, as a result, I’m in the mood for summery desserts that are full of fruits and berries. Bonus points for tropical fruits – and I’m not just saying that because I have a soft spot for the very colorful unicorn Frappuccino that I indulged in the other day. Pop tarts come in ... Read More »

How to Make Pie Crust Ice Cream Cones

How to Make Pie Crust Ice Cream Cones

If you love ice cream cones, you can buy an ice cream cone maker or a pizelle maker and make ice cream cones or waffle cone bowls to your heart’s content. If you don’t want to clutter up your kitchen with another countertop appliance – or you simply don’t have room for it – you will be happy to know that there is another way ... Read More »

Homemade Muffins & Scones!

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