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Maple gelato with salted pecan brittle

A not-too-sweet dessert everyone will love!

I was fortunate to enjoy homemade ice cream on a semi-regular basis when was growing up. We had one of those wooden bucket style ice cream makers, to which you added ice cubes and rock salt then put the custard base in a cylinder in the middle. 523 more words

Paula Roy

A Vermont Weekend

Five years ago, we began taking weekend getaways in celebration of Valentine’s Day. Last year, being new dog owners and all, we decided against going away and had a cozy* little celebration at home. 686 more words

The Stops

Maple Spiced Pecan Pie Bites

I am excited to share some of my dishes and desserts.I am starting with these pecan bites that I had made once before for one my Christmas parties they were a hit.They are easy to make and made with maple syrup instead of corn syrup I am not a fan .I added a cinnamon and ground ginger to add a little extra flavor.I made them with a store bought crust to make things easier if you prefer to make your own  crust that is fine too. 192 more words

Season Eats And Feast

banana maple cake

Not only did I have a surfeit of Maple syrup (thank you Luc) but I also found myself with over-ripe bananas. And here’s the perfect recipe! 254 more words

Cakes & Desserts

#OTR50 Day 90: Montréal Margarita

This photo was taken by me in Canada on a recent business trip. The hotel bar specialized in absinthe cocktails and had a bit of an olde world decor to it. 284 more words


Smear Campaign

“The proud have forged a lie against me: but I will keep thy precepts with my whole heart.”
Psalm 119:69 KJV


Tasty Greek Yogurt Mix-Ins for Picky Eaters

I started eating Greek Yogurt years ago because it’s an easy — and good — source of protein. But initially I didn’t like it, at all! 640 more words