Chocolate Raspberry Financiers

Chocolate Raspberry Financiers

The story of the financier is that they were invented by a pastry shop in the Stock Exchange sector of Paris as little cakes in the shape of gold bars that businessmen could put in their pocket as a snack for later. The almond cakes […]

The Quintessential French Cake: Financiers!

The Quintessential French Cake: Financiers!

This is one of my favorite little desserts to make. It’s super easy and versatile! Great for dessert with tea, a quick pick me up, or just about anything! Crunchy on the outside, and springy and full of buttery, nutty flavor on the inside. Financiers […]

The 20 Days of Holiday Treats: Day 13 Gingerbread White Chocolate Bars

Two more days till I’m off for pretty much the rest of the month! I had a TON of vacation days to use up. My calendar reminder to the team was hOhOhO. bahaha I made these treats for our team to bribe the judges for […]

Salted Oatmeal Butterscotch Bars

I’ve had a bag of butterscotch chips in my pantry for the last three months. I can’t remember why I bought them. I’m sure there was some recipe I wanted to try and now can’t find. So what to do with butterscotch chips! Well you […]

Healthy Chocolate Almond Bars

First of all, wasn’t the Royal Wedding absolutely beautiful! I set my alarm for 3am to watch it. Peanut was quite surprised when I got up. I turned on the TV, watched for 30 seconds, and then went back to sleep. I woke up a […]

Nutritious and Delicious Apple Date Bars

This might come as a surprise, especially after seeing all the sweets I’ve made so far, but… I eat pretty dang healthy. It’s almost like I can’t afford not to. Lots of sweet treats coupled with fast food and shakes wouldn’t be a good idea […]