Archive of ‘Desserts’ category

Hazelnut Bar Cookies – Istanbul and Beyond

Posted on December 11, 2017

Holiday baking season is upon us, my friends!  I love this time of year, and savor the moments I spend in the kitchen making the treats that fill our cookie and candy tins and plates.  I eagerly look forward to finding fun new recipes to share in the special magazines that come out, and I […]

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Holiday Ho Ho Cocoa Mix

Posted on December 1, 2017

Homemade food gifts are fun to make and share, especially during the holidays. There is something so special about giving a gift that you’ve put your hands and heart into.  Holiday Ho Ho Cocoa Mix is a warm, sweet way to say “Happy Holidays!” ~ that’s why it’s the star of The Recipe Box in […]

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Baking a Difference with Spiced Pear Pecan Pie

Posted on September 5, 2017

I am so honored to be part of OXO’s Bake a Difference for Cookies for Kids’ Cancer this month.  Baking to support this organization, which raises funds to support research addressing the number one cause of childhood death by disease in the U.S., is a labor of love indeed.  My recipe for Spiced Pear Pecan […]

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Fruit Crisp for Every Season!

Posted on July 28, 2017

How do I love thee, fruit crisp? Let me count the ways: warm from the oven, drizzled with citrus glaze or cream, dolloped with whipped cream, over ice cream, oatmeal, pancakes or yogurt, for dessert or breakfast (yes, breakfast!).  In case you couldn’t tell, fruit crisps are one of my favorite dishes to bake and […]

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4th of July Fun Foods

Posted on June 30, 2017

I can hardly believe it’s JULY already ~ can you?!?  It is, though, and that means it’s time for another edition of The Recipe Box in Direct Magazine!  Summer is a great time to get kids into the kitchen, and Independence Day lends itself to making these easy and patriotic treats using chocolate candy melts and […]

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