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Mousse au Chocolat Nori

For yesterday’s post; The Realization that Life is Good No Matter What, I had to rummage through photos I’ve taken over the years. Most of them I pulled from my personal FB albums. 1,013 more words

Desserts And Sweets

National Macaron Day

Today is Macaron Day. Francois Payard started Macaron Day in NYC to celebrate this small and adorable French dessert. Bakeries and Macaron stores offer free macarons and donate portions of proceeds to local charities. 240 more words

CREME BRULEE . . . the perfect dessert to compliment a very French dinner.

Crème Brûlée is like Coco Chanel’s little black dress.  Perfection in its simplicity.  Perfection in its execution.   Designed to impress but not to over-power.   Always in good taste.  160 more words

Honey Orange-zest Madelines


Oh these lovely, buttery shell shaped little cakes. Crisp on the outside and soft like sponge cake on the inside. And that adorable little bump. 455 more words

Bake And Make

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