Category Archives: Dessert

Apple Pie

I’m interrupting my zucchini series to share this seasonal dessert. Apples might be my favorite fruit and they scream Fall to me, probably more so than pumpkin or tea. I love apple pie, apple cake, apple sauce, apple cider, hard … Continue reading

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Zucchini Bread

Hello! I haven’t blogged in such a long time. I’m sad that I missed the end of summer vegetable season. Because I have such a large backlog of dishes to blog about, I figured I’d continue to blog about summer … Continue reading

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Stone Fruit Pie

    Stone fruits are still in full swing around my parts. A couple of weeks ago I went picking and ended up with more fruit than I knew what to do with. I usually make crisps, but decided to … Continue reading

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Root Beer Cake

Today is my birthday. I’d planned for weeks to make a cake to celebrate. When Sunday rolled around and it was time to get down to baking, nothing struck my fancy. I really wanted apple cake and pumpkin ice cream, … Continue reading

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Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes

I’m not entirely sure if there is a blueberry season in Davis. There is, however, about two weeks at the end of May when there are boatloads of blueberries at the co-op. I didn’t have a single one this year, … Continue reading

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Blackberry Buttermilk Cake

Happy July 4th! While this recipe is not patriotic (think purple and yellow, not red/white/blue), I thought I’d share it anyway as it’s berry season. And berries are delicious. And this cake is delicious. And berries are only around for … Continue reading

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Peach Pops

Popsicle are ridiculously hard to photograph and this picture does not do these delightful pops justice. They are delicious, so good that you should go out and make them right now. Perfect treat on a hot summer day or light … Continue reading

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Coconut Tapioca Pudding

Vegan desserts have been quite appealing to me recently. I’ve been lusting after BabyCakes cookbooks and playing around with recipes in my own kitchen. I was recently sick and pudding was on the list of okay food items. I went online … Continue reading

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Hazelnut Cake

I think I made this cake last summer. And I just came across the pictures. Instant blog. Win! The inspiration behind the cake? My mom gave me hazelnuts. I could have eaten then straight, but it is much more fun … Continue reading

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Cranberry and Raspberry Star Cookies

If you have not participated in a holiday cookie exchange I highly recommend it.  It is so much fun sitting around sipping on hot beverages and noming on cookies.  Plus you come home with a cookie assortment of cookies and … Continue reading

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