Category Archive: Dessert

Italian Sausage Pasta Sauce & Chocolate Souffles

Happy Monday morning everyone! Mom has physical therapy this morning and then we have a few errands to get done. I fly back home tomorrow so this afternoon I need to repack my suitcase and get organized. Tonight I am making the beef stroganoff that mom and dad like so well. Yesterday I baked a …

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Snow, Sunshine and Lemon Bars

I arrived in NE last night and it was so cold here it made me shiver! We headed straight to Cracker Barrel for dinner. I love that place and we don’t have them in CA so it is a real treat.  Mom and I had the most delicious beef roast with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes and green …

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Lemon Poppy – Seed Cake

When life or in my case the next door neighbors, give you a couple grocery bags of Meyer Lemons from their trees you have to find something wonderful to make with them. I was first introduced to these delightful little fruits last winter and set about finding some new recipes to experiment with. The lemon poppy-seed cake was …

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Sourcream Apple Coffeecake

Apples are one of my favorite fruits and I eat at least one a day. They are portable, sweet, crunchy and pretty to look at. Although I like them in their natural state they also make delicious desserts! This is a simple coffeecake that has big flavor! Apples, sour cream and apple juice combine to create an exceptionally moist flavorful …

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