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whoopie pies

Dark Chocolate Gluten-Free Whoopie Pies

    I finally decided to give gluten-free baking a try. Not because I have celiac disease, but because I wanted to see if how my desserts turned out when I eliminated gluten.…

White Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwiches

  Let this serve as a humorous example of why not to bake and photograph ice cream when it’s 95 degrees outside. Yes, you can put the ice cream in the freezer.…

White Chocolate Pound Cake

  One of the best ways to usher in Spring is with a trip to The Old Manse, a house built in the 1700’s by the Emerson family of Concord, Massachusetts. Abutting Minuteman…

chocolate chip cookies

Incredibly Good Chocolate Chip Cookies

Hopefully, it’s the final snow. One day the magnolias are blooming, the next, the roads are covered in white. Being cold does make you crave rich gooey, chocolate chip cookies.

Classic Homemade Fudge

  It’s a little crazy around here but I wanted to stop by and share my recipe with you for Classic Homemade Fudge. We prefer cooked fudge and have tried many recipes…

Heirloom Apple Cake with Caramel Sauce

  I’ve introduced you to many magical places in New England over the years. This time I’ve found one so beautiful, so magical and so enchanting, I’m bursting at the seams to…

  • An apple is an excellent thing — until you have tried a peach. George du Maurier