Susie Snowflake Blueberry Pie with Vanilla Ice cream

Susie Snowflake Blueberry Pie Recipe

Here we are in the teeth of winter, and what better way can we spend a cold snowy day than staying in and baking a Blueberry Pie! This beautiful pie crust is made with a snowflake cookie cutter to cut rolled pie dough into


Apple Custard Pie

A Taste of Heaven- Apple Custard Caramel Tart Recipe

So many delicious flavors in this recipe, your taste buds will thank you!  Vanilla custard, salted caramel, and apples coated with cinnamon,  all in a cinnamon tart shell.  This one will be worth the wait. It is made from simple everyday baking ingredients that you probably already have in your cupboards.  I used frozen Cortland… Continue Reading


Pumpkin Cheesecake

2 Layer Pumpkin-Cheesecake Pie Recipe

When Autumn rolls around, I start thinking about preparing for the big Thanksgiving Day feast.  That means the turkey and all the accouterments.    The dinner itself is easy as  I always cook a turkey with a traditional French meat stuffing that my mom made.  A recipe she got from her mother, who probably got… Continue Reading


Lemon Poppy Cupcakes with teacup and teapot

Best Ever Lemon Poppy Seed Cupcakes

The best ever lemon poppy seed muffin recipe is here! Or should I say cupcake recipe?  What distinguishes a muffin from a cupcake anyway?  Some say it’s in the flour, others say it is whether or not you put frosting on it.   I say it’s in the texture and the sweetness.  But oh,  how… Continue Reading


Strawberry cream cheese Trifle

Strawberry Cream Cheese Trifle

Strawberry shortcake is wonderful.   This dessert has been served up in so many delightful arrangements.  Sweet cake, berries and sweetened cream,  you really can't go wrong with this combination.  So good in fact, that many have tried to recreate this taste in other forms, such as the all-time favorite strawberry shortcake bar or strawberry shortcake yogurt.  So I decided to get a little creative and try making my own very special version of this dessert.  


Key lime

Key Lime Pie with a Twist (Greek Yogurt)

Key Lime Pie Twist of lime as a garnish? Yes, but the twist you see, is my special ingredient  “Greek yogurt”.  When thinking of summer desserts, Key Lime Pie always to come to mind. This pie was named after the key limes that are native to the Florida Keys. Citrus fruits give food a fresh summer… Continue Reading