Tag Archives: summer

Peach Shortcakes with Bourbon Whipped Cream

Here’s one dessert you’ll want to make for your Labor Day barbecue this coming weekend. A southern-style twist on everyone’s favorite peach shortcakes. Ripe peaches, bourbon whipped cream and toasted pecans sandwiched between a warm cakelike biscuit.  In one word-incredible! 🙂 Serve this … Continue reading

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Peach Galette

One of my favorite summer desserts to make this time of year are homemade fruit pies. But sometimes I don’t want to fuss with all the work that comes with making one from scratch. That’s when I turn to a … Continue reading

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Lemon-Zucchini Loaf with Lemon Glaze

We have more zucchini than I know what to do with. So after making numerous salads, soups, muffins, biscuits, breads and brownies, I really needed a new zucchini recipe to try. When I stumbled upon this recipe on Pinterest I immediately … Continue reading

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Flaky Peach Turnovers

Take advantage of summer’s bounty of peaches with these flaky homemade Peach Turnovers. Stuffed with diced peaches and baked in a homemade flaky puff pastry, these  turnovers make for a perfect brunch or summer dessert. The secret to working with the homemade puff pastry … Continue reading

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Summer Peach Cake

With the surplus of farm fresh peaches that are available in the markets this time of year, I am always with looking for new recipes to use them in. I have actually had this recipe bookmarked for over a year. I’m … Continue reading

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Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread

If you’re anything like me and wondering what to do with all of that zucchini from your garden, look no further! This recipe for zucchini bread is packed with 4 whole cups of freshly grated zucchini! But you won’t know there’s that much zucchini … Continue reading

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Triple Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Now, I know what you are thinking. Brownies and zucchini?! I admit I was a bit skeptical too, that was until I took that first bite of these rich and fudgy brownies. And you want to know the best part? … Continue reading

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S’mores Rice Krispies Treats

Two childhood favorites come together in one delicious treat! That’s right, Rice Krispies Treats and S’mores have joined forces to create a summer dessert that will be a hit at your next summer barbecue. It’s hard for me to resist a … Continue reading

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Buckeye Ice Cream

Today marks only 30 days until The Ohio State Football season starts! I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am for that opening day! To celebrate only having to wait 30 more days, I thought I would get … Continue reading

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Chewy Cherry Almond Bars

Happy Monday everyone! Did you get a chance to watch any of the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games this weekend? We have been glued to the television ever since the opening ceremony on Friday night. I love watching Team USA complete in … Continue reading

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