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Cardamom Shortbread Cookies with Dark Chocolate and Coconut

Cardamom Shortbread Cookies with Dark Chocolate and Coconut

These cardamom shortbread cookies are a delicious twist on the traditional shortbread.  The addition of cardamom enhances the richness of regular shortbread that I make without taking over the flavor which lets you still taste the buttery and rich shortbread flavor.  The ingredients for these 

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.  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 

Homemade Golden Milk Ice Cream

Homemade Golden Milk Ice Cream

This homemade golden milk ice cream uses a vanilla ice cream base with the addition of golden milk spices to add warmth and flavor. You can use this recipe for homemade vanilla ice cream as well and it is so delicious. Golden milk ice cream 

Easy and Delicious Mixed Berry Crisp

Easy and Delicious Mixed Berry Crisp

This easy and delicious mixed berry crisp is a great recipe to have on hand if you want to make a quick dessert. Because it uses frozen berries and pantry staples, you will probably have most ingredients available and be able to whip up this 

Basil Olive Oil Cake with Sweet Whipped Cream

Basil Olive Oil Cake with Sweet Whipped Cream

Basil olive oil cake is an amazing fresh twist on the classic Italian olive oil cake.  The sweet basil lends a beautiful aromatic flavor to the cake without overpowering it.  The olive oil makes this cake rich but not overly heavy. It is really easy 

Italian Ricotta Cake- Italian Ciambella Cake

Italian Ricotta Cake- Italian Ciambella Cake

Italian ricotta cake is a classic cake that Italians make at special gatherings. It is lightly flavored with lemon and moist from the ricotta. A great cake to serve alongside coffee. My Italian Ricotta cake- Italian ciambella cake is an Italian ricotta cake baked in 

Easy Mini Cheesecake Bites

Easy Mini Cheesecake Bites

These easy mini cheesecake bites are going to be your new best friend once you give them a try. Good old fashioned cheesecake doesn’t get the credit it deserves and I’m here to change that with these mini cheesecakes! Normally baking a full cheesecake can 

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

Honey yogurt cake is a light and moist Italian cake that can be eaten any time of day. It goes so well with your morning coffee and it can be made ahead of time so it is ready when you wake up. Ciambella honey yogurt 

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.