Category Archives: PASTRY

Oh what do you do in the Summertime, when all the world is green. Do you fish in a stream or lazily dream, on the banks as the clouds go by? Is that what you do . . . HECK NO! I pick Raspberries for hours upon end, as well as peas, beans and countless […]

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I sure hope you all had a perfect Mothers Day. You are going to be excited that you stopped by today! Really . . . you are. You get the recipe for this amazing Tart and also a great surprise. I have a great GIVEAWAY for you! This giveaway is now closed. The wonderful boutique […]

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Lately, I’ve been a bit obsessed with Macarons. If you make them and taste them, you’ll be smitten as well. Macarons are to the French what cupcakes are to the rest of us! I have little bowls of egg whites . . . becoming of age . . . in every corner of my kitchen. Sad but […]

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I did it. Something I’ve wanted to try my hand at . . .  for quite a while now. My first try wasn’t perfect, but they are presentable and quite delicious. These would be the perfect Valentines Day Gift! MACARONS   If you blog hop at all, then you know that everyone is talking Macarons. I’ve never […]

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Lately . . . I seem to mini-ize everything. I’m just sure that’s not a real word, but it seems to fit. It’s “two bites” of heaven. If you have a big mouth . . . then you get “one bite” of heaven!   I couldn’t resist taking a bite myself. Well . . . two bites […]

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I’m trying . . . I’m really trying. I just can’t seem to be in 50 places at once. Baking, seems to be taking a back seat. grrrrr.   I did manage to bake these today . . . They are scrumptious and look pretty. They would be perfect for one of those Holiday Parties. […]

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I’ve jumped the gun a bit on pie baking . . . and eating! Today, my kitchen smelled like heaven. See. Normally . . . I don’t start baking pies until Wednesday, but this year things might be mixed up a bit. We might be making a long trip – I will have to explain […]

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Did you know that you can almost remove a toe with your food processor? Oh Yes you can! I almost did.  It hurts. I’d post a picture of my left foot, but since this is a food blog . . . I won’t do that to you.  I keep the food processor on a shelf […]

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I love leftovers, especially leftover Chicken Breasts.  There are such a variety of meals you can create with Chicken.  We had a yummy dinner tonight, and it was fast and easy.  When you start with Puff Pastry, you simply can’t mess it up.  If you like pot pies, then you will like this meal as well.  You […]

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Hallelujah! I had a great day today. I didn’t touch the garden, pull weeds or anything close to it. Well . . . I take that back.  I did pick some fresh Raspberries to top this delicious tart. If you’d like to see my garden, go to Get Off Your Butt and WRITE! see . […]

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It seems that everywhere you look, our grand flag is waving proudly around neighborhoods and on City corners.  Today is a day of remembrance . . . a day to honor those who have died in our nation’s service.  We are very blessed to have Men and Woman serving so valiantly and bravely! Today, I […]

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