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Cranberry Caramel Puff Pastry Dessert Squares

Puff pastry dessert recipe is part of a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Carton Smart. All opinions are 100% mine.The holiday season is a time of reflection for me, but it's also a time to look forward and plan for the new year.  I've set a couple of goals for myself for 2014. Goal #1... Despite a recent fall off of the healthy eating wagon, I intend to continue my quest to be fit in my fifties. Even if I don't lose all of the weight, I'm making baby steps to better health. ...

Caramel Apple Galette

Welcome apple lovers!  Step into my virtual kitchen and let me show you how to make the flakiest, juiciest, most delicious caramel apple galette that your lips will ever touch!  Sound too good to be true?  Give it a try and see if you shout "It's yummi!"A little known fact about me:  I'm a musical junkie.  I grew up with the arts all around me.  My parents were very active in the community theater, as were my younger brother and I, and one of my sisters was a ...

Homemade Puff Pastry {with 5 Yummi Puff Pastry Creations}

Making homemade puff pastry requires some patience and a bit of persistence, but the results are a buttery, rich, flaky pastry that can be used for everything from breadsticks to danish! Come on it to the virtual kitchen and I'll show you how to bring a smile to your face, and how to feed your stomach AND your spirit!Houston, we have a problem.I stepped outside of my baking comfort zone yesterday, and what I wandered into was a wonderful world filled with homemade puff pastry treats. ...

Chocolate Cream Cheese Pocket Pies ~ 5 Ingredient Fix

When your sweet tooth is driving you crazy for a quick snack, curb it with these chocolate cream cheese pocket pies. Just 5 ingredients and less than 30 minutes. Easy peasy recipe!5 QUICK and IMPORTANT facts:1. I love cream cheese. It's so creamy... and cheesy.2. I love chocolate. If I need to explain why, you clearly have some life experiences that you're missing out on. Add tasting chocolate to your bucket list and let's move on.3. I love hand held foods. There's just someth...

Cream Puffs and Eclairs {Making Choux Pastry from Scratch}

Cream puffs and eclairs are both decadent, fancy looking choux pastry desserts that are much easier to make than they look. Come on in to my virtual kitchen and learn how to make choux pastry from scratch!I've been a bad girl... a very bad girl. I was supposed to clean the kitchen this morning. Instead, I dirtied a few more dishes by making cream puffs shells. Then I made whipped cream to fill the shells with. *sigh*If it's any consolation, I did it for you. You're welcome.Behold ...