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Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

I love fresh summer berries.... all of them! This pound cake is full of lemon blueberry deliciousness. The lemon is not overwhelming... just a hint of lemon zest, moist texture & cream cheese frosting. Thanks to The Sugar Coated Cottage, this recipe is perfect for cake lovers. Wishing everyone a Happy and safe July 4th!… Continue reading Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

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Chocolate Mousse

Chocolate and strawberry bliss! My Mom's "magical" jello popped into my mind. She used to make jello squares and pour heavy cream into the jello mix (including water); placed them in the refrigerator and a couple hours later, 2 tone jello... creamy on top and jello on the bottom. Our family and friends used to… Continue reading Chocolate Mousse

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Angel Food Cupcakes

Cupcake-a-licious! You can't be sad while holding a cupcake : )  I have never made angel food "cupcakes".  It was an interesting experience with a sweet outcome. Angel food cake is a delicate & soft dessert, especially as a cupcake. It's important not to over fill the cupcake liner. My suggestion is to use foil… Continue reading Angel Food Cupcakes

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Layered Chocolate Cheesecake with Oreo Crust

Winter layers, not clothes... dessert! Chocolate lovers dream. I wanted to try a no-bake; flourless cheesecake. Thanks to Yummiest Food on Pinterest --- the texture reminds me of mousse. The layered combination is delicious! ❤️🍫 8 ingredients Vegetarian Baking & Spices 16 ozBittersweet chocolate 1 tbspGranulated sugar 1 cupPowdered sugar 2 tspVanilla extract Snacks 2… Continue reading Layered Chocolate Cheesecake with Oreo Crust

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Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookie

As a kid, I used to help my Mom and Grandmom make chocolate chip cookies. We always looked forward to licking the beaters or spoon .... fast forward 30 plus years it's highly recommended not to eat raw batter....Sigh. Cookie dough is super delicious! When my son was younger, of course he would help stir… Continue reading Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookie

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Caramel Apple Pie

This is not your classic American pie ---- a caramel apple pie with holiday cheer, rum! I couldn't help but smile while simmering the apple ingredients together. Every room filled with this wonderful aroma. I was eager to try Williams-Sonoma's salted caramel apple pie recipe.  Let me state the recipe does not call for rum… Continue reading Caramel Apple Pie

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Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Baking season is here! I love carrot cake ....who am I kidding I LOVE cake. Period.  Did you know Fall is peak carrot season? I never cared for this dessert until my 30's. The first recipe I made the icing was way too sweet. After an Oprah episode airing Patti Labelle's Over the Rainbow Macaroni… Continue reading Carrot Cake Cupcakes