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Low Sugar Apricot Jam
Breakfast Plates Sides

Low Sugar Apricot Jam (No Canning Required)

Last week, I picked up 25 pounds of fresh, local apricots at a nearby market. I wait for this brief window of opportunity every year so I can make my delicious, low sugar apricot jam. I was once intimidated by the jam making process…

June 13, 2017
Easy Shortcut Coconut Lime Cupcakes
Cakes Desserts Plates

Easy Shortcut Coconut Lime Cupcakes

These easy shortcut coconut lime cupcakes taste like vacation. As I write this post, I am 24 hours away from my own vacation and by the time this post goes live, I will already be “Somewhere on a beach, sipping something strong…” and if…

March 28, 2017
Tiramisu
Cakes Desserts Plates

Authentic Bakery Style Tiramisu (w/shortcut!)

Tiramisu is just one of those staple desserts that everyone needs to know how to make (in addition to Chocolate Chip Cookies and Red Velvet Cake, of course). However, a lot of people are scared away and think it is a complex, fancy, Italian…

August 19, 2016
mojito fruit salad
Desserts Plates Sides

Mojito Fruit Salad

This refreshing mojito fruit salad is the perfect thing to enjoy during hot summer days. Forget the traditional whipped cream topping that weighs down the salad and transforms a healthy dish into a not so healthy one. Fruit is so delicious and sweet all…

June 17, 2016
Soft and Chewy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
Desserts Plates

Soft and Chewy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

The first thing I ever baked were oatmeal chocolate chip cookies. My mom had brought home a plate of cookies for me and my siblings with a recipe card in it that her friend had written out by hand. It was meant for my…

April 8, 2016