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Vanilla-almond pavlova with fresh fruit // the sparkle kitchen

Pavlova is one of my secret-weapon desserts. It's elegant and impressive enough to be perfect for dinner parties and special occasions and its light enough that

Red Velvet Cake Mix M&M Cookies.  Perfect for Valentines Day and your kids can make these on their own (except for the baking part) because they are made from a Cake Mix!  So easy!

Red Velvet Cake Mix M&M Cookies

Fresh-grated sharp white cheddar // the sparkle kitchen

Savory Corn & Cheddar Waffle Ham Sandwich with White Cheddar-Mustard Sauce

Springy Nectarine Cake with Almond Whipped Cream // the sparkle kitchen

It feels decadent to have a cake on the menu, but this

Meyer Lemon Bundt Cake with Vanilla Bean Icing | www.foxeslovelemons.com

Meyer Lemon Bundt Cake with Vanilla Bean Icing

A blog about Italian family food recipes

A blog about Italian family food recipes

Glazed Lemon Meringue Petit Fours // the sparkle kitchen

The day that I made these lemon meringue cupcakes exemplify of this trait.

Cajeta caramel-frosted vanilla birthday cake // the sparkle kitchen

My birthday had a subtle Mexican theme, in that I had been craving margaritas and guacamole. I went with that craving and served a Mexican menu, complete with a

joyful almond, coconut, and cocoa granola // the sparkle kitchen

Brunch is without a doubt my favorite weekly occasion. My friends have long been epic brunchers.

Toffee Bundt Cake with Salted Caramel Glaze...oh my.

Toffee Vanilla Bean Bundt Cake With Caramel Glaze and Sea Salt.I think I will omit the toffee chips( they taste fake.) and just have the wonderful vanilla bean flavor stand on its own.with the caramel.

This looks amazing!! Strawberry Bread: 2 10-ounce packages frozen sliced strawberries. 4 eggs, 1 C oil, 2 C sugar, 3 C flour, 1 TBSP cinnamon, 1 tsp baking soda, 1 tsp salt, 1 C chopped nuts. Makes 2 loaves. Bake 350 for 1 hr, 10 min. Serve with cream cheese, or fresh fruit or make tea sandwiches

Strawberry Bread

paks of frozen sliced strawberries 4 eggs 1 cup oil 2 cups sugar 3 cup flour 1 Tbsp cinnamon 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 1 cup nuts (optional) * makes 2 loaves bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour and 10 min.

Pear Cranberry Crisp with Gingersnap Crumble by Isabelle @ Crumb, via Flickr

Pear Cranberry Crisp with Gingersnap Crumble

Canadian Tire Kitchen Crew Mission Pear Cranberry Crisp with Gingersnap Crumble

pie crust 6granny smith appls 1/4 cup sugar + 1Tbsp brown  1/4tsp cinnamon Oven at 375. Cut off top of 4 apples & spoon off the inside, do not cut peel. Peel skin of other 2 apples & slice thinly will be filling for the 4 apples you'll bake, mix with sugars & cinnamon & scoop into hollow apples. Cut pie crust in 1/4" strips & cover top of apples with it, put in pan & add enough water to cover bottom. Cover with foil & bake 20-25 min. Remove foil & bake 20 + min til crust is golden & apples…

Apple Pie Baked in the Apple

Isn't this a super fun idea? Nothing beats a nice warm apple pie when it comes to serving an all time favorite dessert. Get the recipe here: Apple Pie In A