Category Archives: Sweets

BROILED APRICOT DELIGHTS

When I’m asked to bring a dish to a potluck or a party, I like to bring something fresh (read: not chips and dip), something unique and packed full of flavor. Tomorrow, I have a potluck of sorts to attend and the requirement of the dish to bring is that  Read more »

SPICED PUMPKIN MUFFINS

I love Fall. Seriously love it. If I could live in an area where it’s Fall all the time, I would be one happy person. But I don’t….and I digress. Everything about Fall puts me in a great mood: warm sweaters, hot cups of tea, the crispness in the air, falling  Read more »

HEATH MALT BARS WITH SEA SALT

Heath bars, sea salt and dessert? Oh MY!! I don’t think we’re in Kansas anymore, Toto…because these dessert bars will send you to “Mmm mmm! Heaven!” Right? Can you not see those little pieces of Heath bar and the little pieces of sea salt on those bars? Holy chocolate-toffee-sea-salty goodness! Taking just one  Read more »

BISCOFF AND NUTELLA FUDGE

Fudge. To have that little piece of fudge in your hand and then it being popped in your mouth brings most everyone to a chocolate Euphoria. Admit it – once that fudge hits your mouth and starts to wake up your taste buds, you let out a faint “Mmmm” and  Read more »

OREO ICEBOX DESSERT

Who can resist an Oreo cookie…how about two or three of them? It’s the quintessential cookie of our childhood; twisting the two cookies apart so we could lick out the cream middle. Some of us put the two cookies back together and back in the jar or package. You know who  Read more »

GREEN APPLE & BISCOFF SPREAD

Being in California, I’m thankfully, exposed to a myriad of foods and fresh produce. But when I first heard about Biscoff Spread, I was intrigued. I heard about it first over at Pinch of Yum swirled in homemade banana ice cream. I’ve done the homemade banana ice cream and actually had  Read more »

Cayenne Bacon Brownies with Bourbon Walnuts

Have you ever tried chocolate covered bacon? What about those chocolate bars with red chili bits in them? Well if you haven’t, you should. Just to say you tried it and get the people who are bugging you to try it, off your back. And if you like either of those,  Read more »