Desserts

Easy Rustic Pavlova
Desserts

Easy Rustic Pavlova

Pavlova is a surprisingly unique dessert. It’s not at all what you expect and manages to satisfy a lot of cravings with one package. It’s delicate, sticky, fluffy, creamy, crispy–strawberries tie the whole thing together. A pavlova is basically a giant meringue cookie topped with whipped cream, so of course, […]

Lavender Lemon Cookies
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Lavender Lemon Cookies

This is my go-to recipe for classic sugar cookies adapted for spring. I love the combination of lemon and lavender in desserts. Dried lavender is a creative and fragrant way to decorate. I like to sprinkle the flowers while the icing is still wet so that when it dries, the flowers […]

Vegan Panna Cotta with Citrus and Basil
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Vegan Panna Cotta with Citrus and Basil

This is a light yet satisfying vegan panna cotta that uses almond and coconut milk instead of cream–a perfect way to end a heavy meal. While traditionally panna cotta is thickened with gelatin, I’ve opted for agar and kuzu for a healthy, creamy dessert. In the world of health-supportive cooking, agar […]

This is as rich and decadent as any fudge but without all the sugar.
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Easy Tahini Fudge

If you have 5 minutes, then you should try this easy tahini fudge. You can thank me later. When I write a blog post, I often spend hours or days testing a recipe to get it just right, but this tahini fudge was perfect my first try. It’s creamy, rich, […]

Amazing Almond Fruit Tarts
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Amazing Almond Fruit Tarts

Can I just tell you what a sucker I am for a french pastry? These almond fruit tarts really hit the spot.   There’s this French coffee shop way too close to my apartment, and they always have these cute almond pastries with apricots. I had one yesterday (for experimental […]

Oat and Almond Jam Dot Cookies
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Oat and Almond Jam Dot Cookies

Who doesn’t love a nice little jewel of jam right in the center of a buttery cookie?  These jam dot cookies are so satisfying, you may forget just how nutritious they actually are. These cookies contain whole fruit jam, oats, and almonds and are sweetened with maple syrup.  While these cookies can […]