Cookies

Spiced Chocolate Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies

Spiced Chocolate Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies – Spiced dark chocolate sugar cookies with creamy pumpkin spice filling make a wonderful fall treat. My sister hated pumpkin pie and pumpkin spice. I swear she had a bizarre mutation. Who doesn’t love pumpkin spice? Well, that always meant more pumpkin pie for me and I was just fine… Continue reading Spiced Chocolate Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies

Cakes · Pavlova

Chocolate Raspberry mini-Pavlovas

Chocolate meringues topped with raspberry whipped cream are a delightful treat on a warm day! Chocolate Raspberry mini-Pavlovas are an elegant dessert that is easy to make.     I enjoy gardening. It relieves stress and I love the challenge of finding the right plants for the right spots. When I came back from Cambodia, most… Continue reading Chocolate Raspberry mini-Pavlovas

Bread · Cream Puffs · Pastries

Chocolate Cherry Paris-Brest

Chocolate Cherry Paris-Brest – light choux pastry filled with cherry pie filling and chocolate cream in an elegant presentation. This decadent dessert is easier than it looks and you can even make the parts ahead of time! A French baker invented the Paris-Brest to celebrate a bicycle race from Paris to Brest. This ring-shaped eclair… Continue reading Chocolate Cherry Paris-Brest