Chocolate Shortbread Sticks

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I almost didn’t share this recipe.  It’s finicky, and you’re liable to hate me for it.  Just give me a second to clear up some space in my inbox to make room for your emails of discontent….mmmm k, done! I created this recipe for myself.  I drink a cup of tea every afternoon, and I’ve [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Nutella Round-up!

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Since it’s world Nutella Day, I thought I would share a round-up of all my desserts for two with Nutella! First up:  Banana Nutella Chimichangas—the first recipe I ever created with Nutella.  This is my version of a sweet breakfast taco.  A chimichanga is essentially a fried burrito.  My version with diced bananas and Nutella [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Pink Macaroons

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Next up on the month-long countdown to Valentine’s Day:  festive pink macaroons. These little coconut cookies look a bit unassuming.  If you think coconut macaroons are just globs of shredded coconut held together with some stuff and taste plain like coconut, I have to say you’re wrong.  As the coconut bakes in the oven, the edges [ Click to continue Reading! ]

I owe you a wedding update.

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I apologize for being scarce with details.  I thought y’all didn’t care (and maybe you don’t!), and I really wanted to keep the focus on desserts because the core of me is made of sugar and that’s all there is. The virtual wedding shower that sweet Joanne, Shelly, Kristan, Megan, Lauren, Julie, Tara, Madison, Jenna, [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Chocolate Cobbler

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Today marks ONE MONTH til Valentine’s Day!  Are you ready? I’m excited!  Valentine’s Day is my favorite holiday.  It’s the reason Dessert For Two was invented.  It’s the kind of stuff that people who love mini ramekins, petite whisks, and 1/8-teaspoon measures thrive on.  It’s the best time of year to hold hands and share [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Buttered Grits Cookies

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Oh, hiii there! Did you forget my name while I was gone? I sure hope not. I apologize for the long absense, but I just enjoyed an unplugged  vacation. How was your Christmas? How was your New Year’s? Really, tell me! Our Christmas was great. We spent part of our time in Dallas, and then [ Click to continue Reading! ]