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Desserts

Italian Ricotta Cookies

Italian Ricotta Cookies

Tis the season…for cookies!!!! Baking is my favorite holiday tradition and every year my holiday cookie assortment gets larger and larger.  Cookies make great gifts for friends and coworkers, and I try make for something for every cookie pallet.  So every year I take a […]

Hazelnut Thumbprint Cookies with Salted Caramel

Hazelnut Thumbprint Cookies with Salted Caramel

Yesterday was a rainy Sunday here in Asheville.  And although I thoroughly enjoy being outside, I like to take full advantage of the inevitable rainy weekend….by staying inside and cooking! Now I had an epic day of cooking on Saturday with a special guest – […]

Apricot Blueberry Crisps

Apricot Blueberry Crisps

Summer is officially here! And with it comes all the delicious, fresh fruit desserts a heart could want.  Since fruit is one of my favorite snacks, I enjoy leisurely browsing my local grocery store’s selection of fruit offerings.  On this particular browsing session I stumbled […]