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peach crumble

Easy Dessert: Fruit Crumble

This recipe is an old standby of mine, not just because it is so quick and easy to throw together, but because you can use any combination of ripe summer fruit.

plated cake

Almond Polenta Cake (Gluten-Free)

I do admit that gluten free desserts get a little tricky. Any dessert I serve has to pass my normal criteria— it has to be easy, able to make in advance and shouldn’t be too sweet.

Popcorn Balls

I will be making these as a special treat throughout the fall.

ice cream

Mini Mason Jars of Ice Cream

This summer I have been using my tiniest mason jars to store individual servings of ice cream for the kids. It makes handing out perfectly-sized portions of ice cream as easy as grabbing a Popsicle from the box—sans freezer burn.

carrot cake

Best Carrot Cake

Carrots are growing like crazy in my garden right now, which is a perfect excuse for this cake that I absolutely love. Moist, tender and delicious, this recipe is a keeper.

serving clafouti

Dessert in a Dash: Cherry Clafouti

I’ve made cherry clafouti before, but this was by the far the easiest recipe I’ve tried (and it was very forgiving with my limited pantry situation).