Blog Archives for tag dessert


S’mores Cookies

I’ve mentioned before that I’m not the biggest fan of sweets–which, if you follow the pattern of the recipes I… Continue reading »


Persimmon & White Chocolate Bread Pudding

A few weekends ago, I was given a bounty of persimmons from my aunt. Her sister has a large persimmon… Continue reading »

Personal Fig & Frangipane Galette

Personal Fig & Frangipane Galettes

Figs are a funny type of fruit to me. I didn’t grow up with them around the house, and my… Continue reading »

Caramel Apple Pot Pie

Caramel Apple Pot Pie

Hooray for autumn! Which, in my opinion, is a much more beautiful word to describe this season than fall. I… Continue reading »


My Grandmother’s Mochiko Cake

I’m not sure why, but I got a hankering for this cake a few weeks before I flew out to… Continue reading »

High-Altitude Oatmeal Cookies

High-Altitude Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I’ve been in Colorado for the past week for a bevy of reasons–a dear friend’s wedding, volunteer work with an… Continue reading »

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

My father is an unapologetic fan of chocolates and sweets. I remember a never-empty jar of mini-Crunch bars in the… Continue reading »

Just one more slice... or heck, the whole pie then

Apple Crumble Pie

James likes to brag tell family and coworkers about my baking prowess. This is obviously a compliment, and I (and… Continue reading »



I have very fond memories of my grandmother making snickerdoodles for my family when I was little. She used the… Continue reading »