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Valentine Chocolate Mousse with Strawberries

Valentine Chocolate Mousse with Strawberries

Valentine Chocolate Mousse with Strawberries is one of my favorite desserts to make in February. Formed with Belgian dark chocolate, the heart mold is a chocolate-lover’s dream. Dip fresh strawberries (or your finger) into the delicious chocolate mousse and you’ll be licking your lips all 

Bacon and Onion Tart

Bacon and Onion Tart

When spring arrives, I love to start baking flatbread for a light dinner or lunch. This recipe for Bacon and Onion Tart–or Tarte Flambée, as it’s known in French, is the perfect answer to anyone craving a simple flatbread pizza with bacon and onions on 

Strawberry Fraisier Cake

Strawberry Fraisier Cake

Since I’m featuring French-style recipes this month, I thought it would be a great time to share this recipe for Strawberry Fraisier Cake–an amazing show stopper dessert to make for a special brunch, birthday party, or afternoon tea. With a Genoise Sponge Cake as its base, it’s filled with Cremè Mousseline and strawberries, then topped with a lovely strawberry compote. Continue reading Strawberry Fraisier Cake

Strawberry Cream Puffs

Strawberry Cream Puffs

Strawberry Cream Puffs are fun to make, a pleasure to the eye, and quite scrumptious to eat! Made with a simple Choux Pastry and an even easier filling of fresh strawberries, sugar, and whipped cream, I just know you’ll be tempted to eat more than one!

Individual Gelatin Desserts

Individual Gelatin Desserts

These Individual Gelatin Desserts are super delicious, and a fun food project to make with kids this summer. Filled with strawberry and Berry Blue Jell-O, fresh strawberries and blueberries, and a fluffy marshmallow whipped topping.

Rhubarb Custard Crumble Pie

Rhubarb Custard Crumble Pie

When May arrives, I start looking for rhubarb in the store to make a pie. This Rhubarb Custard Crumble Pie is one our family loves. Filled with tart rhubarb and a custard filling, then topped with a sweet crumble. It’s especially delightful with a dollop of whipped cream on top.

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Sparkling Raspberry Mint Lemonade

Sparkling Raspberry Mint Lemonade

My daughters and I have been enjoying this recipe for Sparkling Raspberry Mint Lemonade for a few years now, tweaking it each time until it is now perfected! A sweet fizz of lemonade flavored with raspberries and mint. Try it and see what you think. 

Easter Tea Party

Easter Tea Party

I love planning a tea party, and spring is a splendid time to host one, especially an Easter Tea Party! Everywhere you look, new life abounds – green grass, flowering buds on trees, and early spring flowers of crocus, daffodils, grape hyacinth, and tulips. And 

Favorite French-Style Recipes

Favorite French-Style Recipes

Entertaining guests is one of my favorite things to do, especially when those guests are family. My favorite cuisines are Italian, Mexican, and German, but I also enjoy making French dinners. Below are some of my Favorite French-Style Recipes that include appetizers, breads, main dishes, and desserts. Continue reading Favorite French-Style Recipes

Platinum Jubilee Tea Party

Platinum Jubilee Tea Party

This summer I hosted a themed Platinum Jubilee Tea Party to honor Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s 70th year reign. It seemed all of England was celebrating this event, so I figured I might as well hop on the bandwagon and plan something special. See