Sweet Czech Kolaches

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Welcome to the first recipe ever to contain yeast on Dessert For Two!  I used to be afraid of yeast.  And then, I read the ingredients on a loaf of store-bought bread and quickly decided to make my peace with it. The way I learned to trust yeast and treat it well is through the [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Oreo Brownies

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I judge Mr. Dessert For Two for eating oreos. In a house with homemade desserts, it feels like a knife in the heart.  We don’t have them in the house frequently, but just often enough to hurt my feelings.  When I hear the rustling of the package in the pantry, I turn my judge-y eyes [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Dinner For Two: Shrimp Po’ Boys

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I have a prediction for you.  For the foreseeable future, all of my Dinner For Two recipes will be inspired by the meals we had on our honeymoon. On our honeymoon, we visited: New Orleans, Birmingham, Alabama, Savannah, Georgia, and Charleston, South Carolina.  The food of New Orleans sticks out in my mind the most. [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Irish Triple Threat Cookies

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day, y’all! I’m comin’ at you today with a triple threat cookie. I crammed three parts of Irish into these chewy little crackled cookies.  They contain: Kerrygold Irish butter, Irish steel-cut oats, and Irish whiskey.  Is there some sort of prize for the most Irish recipe? Pick me! That beautiful bottle of Bushmills [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Dark Chocolate Double Coconut Cookies

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Hi friends! I pre-scheduled this post for you.  Right now, the Mr. and I (and our two gold wedding bands) are driving from Tuscaloosa, Alabama with our bellies full of Dreamland barbecue to our final destination:  Savannah, Georgia.  Nestle asked me if I wanted to test out their new chocolate chips:  dark chocolate morsels.  I [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Wedding Cake for two.

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Ok, sweet friends, I’m off!  We’re off to get married!  I will be back in about a month. We’re aiming for a cell phone-free, computer-less, and TV-free honeymoon.  Technology has no business on a honeymoon. So, that said, I have a recipe or two pre-scheduled to post, but I won’t be around for any baking [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Valentine’s Day Giveaway!

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Hi friends! I hope you’re having a great Valentine’s Day!  I want to give you something sweet to eat AND a recipe for something sweet today.  I have another Tate’s Bake Shop giveaway for you!  These Linzer Heart Cookies are scrumptious.  It’s one of my favorite cookies because first of all, it’s two cookies.  TWO. [ Click to continue Reading! ]