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Desserts

//Desserts

Sweet treats that make impressive desserts.

Strawberry Mini Pies

By Kelly Bogard Fresh strawberries are one of my all-time favorite summer treats. I love them right from the vine when I can find them. But alas, the growing season for strawberries is quickly slipping away with the warmer temperatures. So I plan to savor every. Last. One. Do you know how to tell if [...]

Chocolate Spice Ice Cream

By Kelly Bogard Tweaking recipes is something I do quite a bit. I start out with a recipe making it just as written the first time. This is so I am sure of what the final results will be. After that, I kind of go crazy. A dash of this and a hint of that. [...]

Lemon Meringue Pie

By Kelly Bogard Spring has sprung. The trees and flowers are beginning to bloom. Days are getting longer. I'm not sure why, but this time of year I think about lemons. If it's lemon-scented, flavored or colored, you can bet I'm on board with it in the spring. Maybe it's the clean fresh smell or [...]

Strawberry Truffles

By Kelly Bogard Love is in the air. And although many see Valentine’s Day as a commercial holiday, it’s still a reason to celebrate those you love. Near and far. Some give flowers. Others a box of chocolates. But, in Texas, we like to head into the kitchen and whip up a dessert made with [...]

Baked Apples

By Kelly Bogard The holidays are fast approaching and my kitchen is heating up. In the past week, Butters and I have baked for several different occasions. From cakes to brownies, we have been busy. As I start my Thanksgiving list, I always try to think of something unique I can add to the traditional sweets brought [...]