Desserts

Chocolate Cream Pie

Chocolate Cream Pie

Posted on Jan 18, 2016
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I make two really good pies, cherry and chocolate cream pie.  The cherry pie I used to make when I could get my hands on fresh Michigan tart cherries, that was long, long ago.  The chocolate cream pie I started making about 14 years ago, when we were living in Minnesota.  I brought it to …

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White Chocolate Cranberry Bars

White Chocolate Cranberry Bars

Posted on Dec 27, 2015
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I did a little holiday baking this year, an old favorite, kolachkes, and something new, white chocolate cranberry bars.  These bars are rich and gooey and festive and nutty. Perfect combination in my book. Say what? Do your favorite grocery stores have cooking magazines each month?  Mine do, and I usually look but don’t make anything. …

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Kolachkes

Kolachkes

Posted on Dec 14, 2015
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Everyone gets their cookies baked well before Christmas but me.  Oh well, when you’re not a big baker, this happens.  These kolachkes are a must in my house at Christmastime.  Luckily, I’ve been making these forever and I have them down pat, even with my substandard baking skills. When I was a kid growing up …

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