Nutella Cheesecake

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I’m Back! An indulgent slice of Nutella Cheesecake with a side serving of homemade, vanilla bean ice cream! In March 2009, I started a food blog at After a few months of surprised popularity, I purchased my own domain name only to lose it in 2014. I then changed my site back to […]

Sweet Potato Pie

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I don’t like Pumpkin Pie, and I don’t like Sweet Potato Pie. I must have something against orange veggies or something because I’m not crazy about carrots either. In fact, as a kid I thought that carrots were the causes behind my nightmares :D. Anyway, my mother loves sweet potato pie, and I love her, […]

Pecanless Pie Tarts

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Many food bloggers are not fans of repeating recipes. I, however, am a creature of habit and repeat good recipes often (hence the reason I don’t post often). Why change a good thing? If I find a good go-to recipe for whatever I crave, I just make it. If a recipe is not satisfactory or […]

Double-Crust Pecanless Pie

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Pecanless Pie? With a double-crust? Yes. And yes. I don’t like nuts. I detest them, but I love Pecan Pie. Whenever I eat it, I have to spend 30 minutes picking all the pecans out of my slice, but it’s all worth it. I love the sugary filling and the flaky crust. YUM! So, I […]

Bakewell Tart… er… Pudding

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The June Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Jasmine of Confessions of a Cardamom Addict and Annemarie of Ambrosia and Nectar. They chose a Traditional (UK) Bakewell Tart… er… pudding that was inspired by a rich baking history dating back to the 1800’s in England. I was at first very excited about this challenge because […]

Key Lime Pie

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For months I have been craving Key Lime Pie. I don’t know what prevented me from making it. I guess it was because I didn’t want an entire pie in my house, because I know I will end up eating all of it instead of sharing it with my colleagues. 🙂 [Hey! I’m an only […]