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Chocolate Cream Eclairs

One of my most treasured dessert cookbooks is the Hershey’s 1934 Cookbook. It was a gift from my Mom many years ago (she knows how I love chocolate… 451 more words



These vegan macarons are amazing. The rest of this post will be me gushing about them.

I placed an order for vegan macarons from a company called… 317 more words


Cherry Clafoutis

This is the first clafoutis I ever made. Traditionally, clafoutis are made with cherries, but other fruits can be used. Also traditional for this French dessert is not pitting the cherries. 142 more words


Choux Pastry

Hello everyone! Wow, this week has definitely been Karma ridden, both success and semi-failures in the kitchen this week!

On Monday I had the success of mastering choux pastry! 831 more words


... Strawberry macarons - trial and error ...

I have to admit this post is more like an error report than recipe sharing. This was actually the first macaron recipe I tried to create: some strawberry macarons with grounded dried strawberries. 740 more words

Strawberry Cream Tarts

Say hello to yet another simple and elegant dessert! :) ¬†Luscious red strawberries sitting on sublime vanilla custard and the crunch of buttery pastry…you have to try this! 695 more words

Baking Recipes

Travel: Bordeaux, France

I included Bordeaux a few years ago on one of my trips to France. But only because I was travelling by train at the time, and didn’t want to take long-haul train rides from Spain into France. 63 more words

Budget Vacation