Just checking in…

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Hi, friends! You don’t normally hear from me on the weekend, but I thought I would check in and talk a bit of shop with ya. First: thank you SO much for your kind words about my video.  I had so much fun making it!  It left me full of energy and wanting to do [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Jam Cocktails: Strawberry + Moonshine

Strawberry Jam Moonshine Cocktail | dessertfortwo.com

Now that I’ve publicly chugged whiskey right from the bottle (see this if you have no idea what I’m talking about), I feel like you and I can be a little looser with the whiskey ’round these parts.  Am I right?  Gosh, I hope so. Let’s shimmy our way from the aged whiskey to the [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Tahini Swirl Brownies

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The massive jar of tahini is still not empty, in case you were wondering.  And, I’m still not done stirring it into desserts. Hold it right there, though, friends—if you’re craving super sweet brownies, these are not for you. However, if you find yourself snapping off a piece of 70% dark chocolate for a snack, [ Click to continue Reading! ]

A video about me!

Hi, friends!  I’m just popping in from Austin to share a video I made for y’all.  I thought you might like to get to know me outside of the words and photos on screen.  Plus, I know you’ve always wanted to know if I have maintained my Texas accent. In the first few seconds of [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Apple Pie Pizza

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I’m not naming any names, but someone in my house in on a juice cleanse.  And that someone’s favorite dessert is apple pie.  Their favorite food is pizza.  So, because I’m cruel, I made apple pie pizza.  It’s just that the house is starting to smell like raw kale.  I can’t deal anymore.  This apple [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Strawberry Rose Gin Fizz

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Please excuse my lack of self-control while I share all the strawberry recipes with you all at once.  I can’t keep these recipes to myself!  The strawberries are talking to me at this point.  They like to be soaked in gin, they say. There are a lot of flavors that go well with strawberries, but [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Strawberry Mascarpone Yogurt Pie

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You’re just here for the strawberries, I know.  I get it.  I could smell the first season’s berries at the farmer’s market a mile away.  Winter was so dang brutal this year, so we are all jumping for joy at the strawberries. Have I told y’all before that Happy Hour is a big deal in [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Best Macaroons

Best Macaroons | dessertfortwo.com

Stop right there.  You know the best part of a macaroon is the crispy brown edges.  So why do we scoop and stack the coconut, preventing the browning process?  When we scoop, the only pieces of coconut that become toasty are the stray pieces that survive compaction by cookie scoop.  That is not enough!  I [ Click to continue Reading! ]