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Blueberry Lemon Macarons

In honor of my sister-in-law heading to Spain and Paris for a month (so jealous), I made macarons for her bon voyage party, like she won’t get her fill of them in Paris… 500 more words


Comfits: Before There Were Jellybeans . . .

In the time before Jellybeans and Fruit Pastilles there were Comfits, a delicious confectionary also known as Sugar Plums.  Comfits took several weeks of painstaking dedication to make, and were often a good cook’s most closely-guarded secret.  237 more words


Meiji caramel. Day #3

Hey hearties!

Welcome back. I’m still testing these japanese sweets. Today I tested the meiji caramels.They are packed in little dices and look really cute. 101 more words


Around our table: M&M Oreo Bars

After being here for a while and getting a little more settled in I started to notice my sweet tooth was calling me. Being in the indulgent mood I gave in and made the first thing that I could find that looked easy and irresistible. 186 more words

Around Our Table

Macarons Madness

With all the Instagram posts and magazine articles discussing macarons I had to see for myself what the big fuss was about!  While in Tampa I visited a famous French Macarons bakery known as Le Macarons and had my very first encounter with these delicious and colorful treats. 79 more words



Nailed it nailed it nailed it. Vegan and gluten-free, per usual!

Bake time: 25 minutes

Yield: ~30 cookies


  • 1 flax egg (1 tablespoon of ground flaxseed and 3 tablespoons of water let sit for 5 minutes)
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Gluten Free