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Pistachio Biscotti

Pistachio Biscotti

Here’s something we haven’t had in the house in a while – biscotti! They haven’t been a part of the weight-loss regimen. In fact, they’re still not – but we have a friend coming over tomorrow and we can’t just offer he...

Vanilla Cake for Two

Since I made a Chocolate Cake for Two a couple of weeks ago, I thought it time to make a Vanilla Cake for Two. I love cake. hell – I love desserts, period. This is where I really take after my mother.  You’ll note in the cook books she put togethe...

clafoutis

Grape Clafoutis

I was looking for a quick dessert and just happened to have some grapes in the ‘fridge. Next t...

Peach Upside Down Cake

In keeping with our mini-dessert theme, Victor headed into the kitchen and made a mini Peach Upside ...

Chocolate Cake For Two

We have dessert every night. Yep. Every night. 7pm. The Jeopardy theme song starts playing, Blanche ...

Lemon Blackberry Pound Cake

I love it when I come home and there’s a fresh dessert waiting for me! While I usually get (ta...

Banana Pound Cake Pudding

The problem with making desserts around here is there’s only two of us eating them. There come...

Dolester Miles Bourbon-Glazed Pound Cake

Bourbon Glazed Pound Cake with Peaches

“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery that mediocrity can pay to greatness.” ― Oscar Wi...

Cherry Crumb Pie

It may seem early for cherries, but after tasting some this morning, I knew they were coming home wi...

Birthdays and Mother’s Day

Friday was Victor’s Mom’s 92nd birthday. Today – Mother’s Day – would ...

Cantucci

Cantucci is a Tuscan biscotti, and, as Martha Stewart says, this variety is also called biscot...

Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry season! My favorite time of year – besides Peach season, Blackberry season, Waterme...

Berry Custard Birthday Pie

It’s Birthday Cake time – which, this year, means a pie. I was perusing recipes in my Mo...

Irish Whiskey Oatmeal Cookies

It’s a week before St Patrick’s Day – the Irish-American holiday that has finally ...