Category Archives: Sweets

Chocolate Chip Cookies…

Here it is! The recipe for the best chocolate chip cookies!! This recipe is from my coworker, Karen. Karen’s reputation for her cookies is well known among all of the nurses and doctors that we work with. These cookies are … Continue reading

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Italian Rainbow Cookies…

I haven’t posted for a while, but I’m back now. I was inspired this past week to make a new recipe. This recipe comes from a friend’s sister’s husband’s Italian grandmother. Translation- a sure thing!! Family recipes are nearly always … Continue reading

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Banana Oatmeal Cookies…

If you have two ingredients, then you’ll be able to make these cookies. All you need is bananas and oats. Any kind of oats will do… Old Fashioned, Quick Cooking, etc. I added some mini chocolate chips, but you can … Continue reading

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A very special first birthday…

My friend Meghan recently asked me to make a cake and cupcakes for her daughter’s first birthday. I was thrilled! Despite only inviting her immediate family, I had to make enough for about 70 people! Her daughter’s cake is a … Continue reading

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Bridal Shower…

I had the pleasure of baking cupcakes for a friend’s bridal shower this past weekend. Her colors for the wedding are purple and silver. I did my best to incorporate those colors into the cupcakes. She had a picture of … Continue reading

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Pirate Birthday Cake…

My nephew just celebrated his 3rd birthday!! One of his favorite shows is Jake and the Neverland Pirates. His pirate party was a huge success, full of pirate games and treasures. This is the cake I made for the party… … Continue reading

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Groom’s Cake for a Bruins Fan…

My friend’s husband is a huge Bruins fan, which is why she asked me to make a Bruins cake for their wedding reception. I made a double layer chocolate cake with a chocolate ganache frosting. On top is fondant. Happy … Continue reading

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Chinese Wedding Cookies…

I was recently asked to make cookies for a coworkers wedding. She’s using the cookies to put in her welcome bags for guests staying at a nearby hotel. She initially asked if I could make a cookie with the Chinese … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bars…

One of my biggest pet peeves for recipes is that most are not tested. I’ve mentioned this before in other posts, but it’s true. I tried this recipe and wasn’t pleased at all when I first made it. The taste … Continue reading

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Two Peas in a Pod…

My brother and sister in law are expecting twins!! So for their baby shower, we created the theme of “two peas in a pod.” I was in charge of the cupcakes and did some searches online to find this great … Continue reading

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