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

Cakes · cheesecakes

Chocolate orange cheesecake

Chocolate orange cheesecake is a slice of heaven. Dark chocolate with a strong hint of orange make this crustless cheesecake unforgettable. few months ago, a neighbor requested volunteers for a hospital sewing room. I’ve been wanting to volunteer and I like sewing so I signed up. It’s a great group of ladies. We meet each… Continue reading Chocolate orange cheesecake

Fruit · sauces · Uncategorized

Raspberry Grapefruit Marmalade

Raspberry grapefruit marmalade is beautiful to look at and the flavor pops. Make your morning routine a little brighter by topping your toast or biscuits with this delicious treat! My son, Tim, has always loved grapefruit. I mean this kid lives for it. He even loved it as a baby. The problem was his little… Continue reading Raspberry Grapefruit Marmalade