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Sugared Cranberries

Sugared Cranberries

Sugared cranberries or frosted cranberries are one of the easiest recipes you can make. They make a great addition to so many things and they look really beautiful. The ingredients for these cranberries are very simple. You will need: sugar fresh cranberries water That is 

Sweet Cherry Simple Syrup

Sweet Cherry Simple Syrup

Cherry Simple syrup is delicious simple syrup that goes so well in so many drinks. For this recipe, we used sweet cherries since they were available but sour cherries would be great too. Flavored simple syrups are one of the easiest things to make and 

Easy and Delicious Berry Sauce

Easy and Delicious Berry Sauce

Homemade berry sauce whether it is made from all strawberries, raspberries, blueberries or a combination like I did here, is the easiest and tastiest way to dress up so many things. Berry sauce is not the same as homemade preserves that you might make for 

Mini Cheesecake Bites

Mini Cheesecake Bites

Good old fashioned cheesecake doesn’t get the credit it deserves and I’m here to change that with these mini cheesecake bites! Normally baking a full cheesecake can be a bit challenging or a bit too heavy for a dessert. It also in my opinion is 

Nellie and Joe’s Authentic Key Lime Tart

Nellie and Joe’s Authentic Key Lime Tart

Key lime pie, Key lime tart or anything with Key limes is one of my favorite flavors! It may be because I grew up in Florida eating this all the time or maybe it is just because it is so delicious. Nellie and Joe, the 

Buttery and Delicious Oatmeal Cookies

Buttery and Delicious Oatmeal Cookies

There is nothing better in this world than a delicious and simple dessert made with only a few high quality ingredients; these buttery oatmeal cookies are just that kind of dessert! They are a classic cookie that is delicious and easy to make and they 

Honey Yogurt Cake – Ciambella Yogurt Cake

Honey Yogurt Cake – Ciambella Yogurt Cake

Ciambella yogurt cake is an Italian cake that is shaped as a ring or donut shape (Ciambella in Italian) and is often served for breakfast in Italy. I love making these cakes because they are really simple, rustic and they make a lightly sweet breakfast 

Will You Be My Bittersweet Valentine Cupcakes

Will You Be My Bittersweet Valentine Cupcakes

I think the name says it all with these delicious bittersweet chocolate valentine cupcakes with buttercream frosting. Β This recipe was adapted from the original Hershey’s chocolate cake recipe and it is so simple to make and so delicious that it makes the perfect valentine gift 

Blueberry and Vanilla Yogurt Scones

Blueberry and Vanilla Yogurt Scones

Today I am sharing another scone recipe and this one is so absolutely delicious!  It is my blueberry and vanilla yogurt scones recipe. As the name states, it has blueberries and vanilla yogurt and the two combined make the perfect flavor combination in these scones.  

Eggnog Snowball Cookies

Eggnog Snowball Cookies

Eggnog snowball cookies are my latest delicious creation when I was thinking of ways to have festive holiday cookies that tasted amazing but were all natural and didn’t use dyes or sprinkles. I was also thinking of the easiest way to make cookies on demand