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Unique Flavors for Summer

Jun 02, 2014 08:15 PM GMT

There's a whole world of flavors out there, so why eat the same thing all the time?  We all have our favorites (I know I do), but it's fun to experiment with something completely different.  I hope you'll be inspired looking at my list of the...Read More »

More Raspberries!

May 30, 2014 02:48 PM GMT

I seem to keep ending up with an excess of raspberries in my house.  I just can't help it, and when I visited a local farm this week and spotted them, I just had to pick them up.  Which means that I went back to my list of raspberry frozen desserts...Read More »

The Best of Summer

May 29, 2014 04:31 PM GMT

With their natural sweetness and great textures, there are tons of fruits that are the perfect base for dessert flavors.  Summer is here and many of my favorite fruits are starting to make their appearance at farmer's markets and produce stands,...Read More »

Feeling Like a Kid Again

May 04, 2014 04:22 PM GMT

To me, the best desserts are the ones that remind me of my childhood.  After all, there's something youthful and nostalgic about most sweet treats.  That's one of the reasons I love making homemade ice pops.But if you want yours a little creamier,...Read More »

Orange Frozen Dessert Recipes

May 01, 2014 02:30 PM GMT

Orange is one of my favorite flavors. It's sweet, but not too sweet, with all those great tangy citrus notes. I love orange frozen dessert recipes on a hot day because they aren't too heavy. When it's warm out, you don't necessarily want something super...Read More »

Raspberry Desserts

Apr 30, 2014 02:42 AM GMT

It started getting very warm in my city.  As in, it's supposed to be in the mid-80s tomorrow.  Warm weather makes me want cold treats and fresh berries.  I can't wait to pick fresh, ripe raspberries right off the vine.  I'm sure some...Read More »

Cherry Frozen Dessert Recipes

Apr 28, 2014 11:06 PM GMT

Cherries are one of my favorite fruits and there are so many kinds to experiment with. I love summer because of all the variations on cherry frozen dessert recipes that I can create. While the cherry on top of a sundae is one of my favorite things, there...Read More »

Healthy Frozen Dessert Ideas

Apr 27, 2014 07:52 PM GMT

Unfortunately, my love of desserts comes with an unwanted side effect - extra weight.  I've been working hard to lose a few extra pounds lately, but I'm a firm believer that your eating plan should include the things you love.  After all, it's...Read More »

Pineapple Creations

Apr 01, 2014 09:25 PM GMT

One of my favorite fruits is the pineapple. It has such a unique texture and flavor. There really isn't another fruit just like it. There are tons of pineapple frozen dessert recipes to highlight the tropical flavor. These five recipes are really creative,...Read More »

Cup of (Frozen) Coffee

Mar 30, 2014 09:31 PM GMT

It's almost April and the weather is getting warmer.  At the very least, there hasn't been snow on the ground in a while.  It's a step in the right direction!  While I like a hot cup of coffee when it's cold outside, I'm not a big fan of...Read More »

Strawberry Season

Mar 30, 2014 03:36 AM GMT

It's almost April, which means that strawberries are becoming sweeter and juicier. Although you can get berries all year round, when they are at the peak of their season, they make the best desserts. Although I love strawberries as is (or maybe dunked...Read More »

Fun Foods

Mar 03, 2014 11:59 PM GMT

Desserts should be fun. They aren't the practical part of the meal. They aren't about eating all your vegetables or getting plenty of protein and whole grains. Desserts are about joy. While they can be healthy, there are plenty of dessert options that...Read More »

Millions of Peaches

Mar 02, 2014 07:56 PM GMT

Ripe, juicy peaches are really special. They make so many different desserts. Can you imagine a slice of warm peach pie with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream? Now that you are drooling, why not check out some great peach frozen dessert recipes. Make your...Read More »

Focus on Fruit with Sorbet Recipes

Feb 25, 2014 11:26 PM GMT

If you've read my posts and About.com site for a while, you'll probably notice that I love fruit-based desserts. While I will always say yes to chocolate, there are so many unique and delicious fruits out there that I never run out of ideas for recipes...Read More »

Orange Recipes

Feb 16, 2014 07:24 PM GMT

One of my friends has been commenting about all the extra oranges growing on their massive tree this year. They just can't eat them all, which makes juicing such a great alternative. By juicing the oranges and using them to create other recipes, they...Read More »

Apples and Cherries

Feb 15, 2014 02:55 AM GMT

Two of my favorite fruits are apples and cherries. I love that you can get delicious apples all year round, and sweet summer cherries just make me happy. So, it's no wonder that I've turned these two beautiful fruits into simple granitas. My apple cider...Read More »

The Best Milkshake Recipes

Feb 01, 2014 02:58 PM GMT

Transform that bowl of chocolate ice cream into a completely different treat.When you think of frozen desserts, do you think of beverages as well? That homemade ice cream could be an amazing milkshake. I used to think of milkshakes as a special treat...Read More »

Learning to Make Ice Cream

Jan 23, 2014 11:09 PM GMT

I'm passionate about food, but that doesn't mean that I'm making complicated recipes every day. I feel that the best foods are fresh and simple, made from only a few ingredients. If you buy quality ingredients, you will end up with quality dishes. This...Read More »

Sweet Strawberries

Jan 13, 2014 11:53 PM GMT

It's January. In most places, the berries in the store are pretty bland. But you can do better! Try defrosting a bag of frozen berries and using them in your desserts. My favorite is a strawberry semifreddo, which is an Italian frozen mousse. A semifreddo...Read More »

How to Use Leftover Pears

Jan 09, 2014 06:37 PM GMT

For the holidays this year, I ended up with two Harry & David gift baskets. While this was a delicious surprise, it also meant I had entirely too many pears. After eating the first five or six, I got a little bored with them. Luckily, pears make excellent...Read More »

Leftover Cranberries

Jan 04, 2014 06:21 PM GMT

Every November and December, I pick up a couple extra bags of cranberries when I see them at a good price. They freeze better than almost any other fruit, so you can use them year round. I don't stop with cranberry sauce, though. By changing the proportions...Read More »

Party Dessert Ideas

Dec 22, 2013 06:28 PM GMT

I love to have people over and even a casual gathering deserves great food. Making desserts is one of my favorite parts, because I love a sweet treat on a special occasion. There are so many great ways to incorporate ice cream into your party desserts....Read More »

Pomegranate Season

Dec 13, 2013 07:27 PM GMT

One thing I love about the fall and early winter is the abundance of pomegranates available. Learning how to peel and seed pomegranates can be challenging (and messy), but the end result is completely worth it. Pomegranates are sweet and tart, and the...Read More »

How did it get to be December already?

Dec 10, 2013 06:13 PM GMT

There is snow on the ground and my Christmas tree is up, so it's beginning to feel like the holiday season. It may seem a little crazy to serve frozen desserts when it's 20 degrees outside, but crank up your heater and enjoy one of the best Christmas...Read More »

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