desserts and sweets

Summertime and I’m Feelin’ Pie: 20 Classic Pies to Love

by Hayley Teater July 8, 2014
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As far as summertime in America goes, it doesn’t get much more patriotic than pie. This quintessential all-American treat beckons nostalgia with every bite, conjuring memories of baseball games, bare feet and catching fireflies in mason jars. Pie comes in many incarnations these days — in bars and milkshakes, gussied […]

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Quick and Easy Raspberry Fool

by heidi June 30, 2014
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Her: “A fool? What’s a fool? Mom, why are you calling this a fool? I don’t even know what that is. I’ve never heard of it. It has whip cream but why is it a fool? Or are you calling me a fool? I don’t want to be a fool. […]

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Hazelnut and Salted Caramel Ice Cream

by heidi June 26, 2014
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Why is homemade ice cream so fulfilling? So totally and utterly…happy? Move over Pharrell. There’s a new tune in town. Making ice cream at home is something special but hardly a chore. It’s not like I’m working my building my depleting muscle tone when churning the cream and sugar myself. […]

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S’mores Krispies Bars and a Sweet S’more’s Recipe Round-Up

by heidi May 29, 2014
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Snap. Crackle. And mix those krispies with butter, chocolate, marshmallows and graham crackers then let’s start snacking. Those little elves who live in the tree may never know what hit them once the melted marshmallows sticks around. Times like these call for sweet treats. And by times like these I […]

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Swirled Mascarpone Brownies with Hazelnuts

by heidi May 7, 2014
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Me and my mom. The love of chocolate runs in our DNA. Maybe she passed her love of the cacao to me through her umbilical cord. Or maybe she transferred her chocolate loving cravings to me with each chocolate shake we’d get at Arctic Circle with a side of burgers […]

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