Sweet Treats


December 04, 2013

Apple and Cranberry turnover

Hi folks! Christmas is almost here! December IS my favorite time of the year and I am always so excited to start planning Christmas menus and experimenting to figure out what I am going to make for my family over the holidays. I saw a recipe for turnovers on one of the numerous food shows  I watch and it seemed simple enough. I am not a baker at all and I only go for simple recipes with minimal ingredients. The idea of measuring exact amounts is so against how......

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March 28, 2013

Easter series: Caramel popcorn

One of the things I love the most about holiday season are the treats that come with them. At work school, church etc, people are constantly exchanging little sweet treats around the holiday season. These are a...


March 20, 2013

Easter Series | French Macaroons

Easter Sunday is 11 days away and I am very excited because I am going to be with my family for Easter! Its been at least 6 years since I have been home for Easter and although...


February 11, 2013

updated: Vanilla | #Lohis14daysofAphrodisiacs

Recipe for ileri’s vanilla cupcakes now included! Vanilla. This is undoubtedly my favorite smell in the world! at a close second is lavender (which is also an aphrodisiac) I love vanilla! it makes me happy! it makes...


February 09, 2013

Walnuts | #Lohis14DaysofAphrodisiacs

Walnuts! Yes walnuts are the aphrodisiac for day nine! I love cooking with walnuts! Roasted walnuts are a staple in most of my homemade salads and they are such a nice addition to any salad! But for valentines day,...


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