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Rustic Strawberry Galette with Whipped Cream

Rustic Strawberry Galette with Whipped Cream

If you are looking for a delicious way to use strawberries then this rustic strawberry galette with whipped cream is the answer. This is a really easy fruit galette that uses just strawberries, pie crust, a little sugar , homemade whipped cream and nothing else. This 

Easy Summer Peach Galette

Easy Summer Peach Galette

If you are looking for delicious ways to use those in season peaches then this easy summer peach galette is for you. This is a no fuss galette that uses just peaches, pie crust and a little sugar and nothing else. This peach galette recipe 

Healthy Coconut Milk Fudge Bars

Healthy Coconut Milk Fudge Bars

Coconut Milk Fudge Bars are my newest obsession! This fudge bar recipe creation came about last summer when I was trying to beat the heat here in Texas which can top 105 degrees in the summers. When it is this hot outside, healthy, tasty and 

Rustic Italian Apple Cake

Rustic Italian Apple Cake

Italian apple cake recipe is a very easy a delicious Fall dessert recipe that anyone can make. This apple cake is a rustic cake and not fussy at all. A perfect cake to make for beginners or advanced bakers. Apple cakes that we are familiar 

Our Favorite Strawberry Recipes

Our Favorite Strawberry Recipes

When strawberry season is upon us, we cannot wait to make everything strawberry! These easy strawberry recipes are our absolute favorites and we think they will be yours too. Many of these are Italian strawberry recipes because Italians know how to make food simple and 

Easy Italian Plum Tart

Easy Italian Plum Tart

Italian plum tarts are a delicious and easy way to make a dessert with plums.  The filling for this Italian tart is very easy and is made of eggs, cream and sugar, no fancy techniques to fuss with.  It is similar to a frangipane. If 

Strawberry Top Simple Syrup

Strawberry Top Simple Syrup

Strawberry Simple syrup is delicious simple syrup that goes so well in so many drinks. For this recipe, we used the strawberry tops that I cut off from preparing strawberries for another recipe but you can use whole strawberries too. Flavored simple syrups are one 

Strawberries with Balsamic Vinegar

Strawberries with Balsamic Vinegar

Strawberries and Balsamic Vinegar are a delicious and easy way to jazz up strawberries and go so well with so many foods. Many people might not think of balsamic and strawberries together but believe me, it really sweetens them up beautifully. It is the Italian 

Panna Cotta

Panna Cotta

It doesn’t get much better than this easy and delicious Italian Panna Cotta recipe.  This is one of those really easy dishes to make, it tastes amazing and it looks really fancy!  If you are not familiar with how to make Panna Cotta, it is 

Easy Creamy Lemon Bars

Easy Creamy Lemon Bars

Easy creamy lemon bars are my newest bite size dessert creation and they are so good! These lemon bars with a graham cracker crust pack a lot of flavor and are the perfect dessert for any season or occasion. The idea for these bars came