Easy Mini Lemon Tarts with Cheesecake Topping

If you’ve been reading along with me for a while now, you know I can’t help but bake a lemon dessert every couple of months. Lemon blueberry cake, lemon chia seed muffins, lemon sugar cookies, lemon zucchini bread, etc. etc. etc. But my absolute favorite dessert is a good lemon bar: sweet, tart, bright, and perfectly balanced. Continue reading “Easy Mini Lemon Tarts with Cheesecake Topping”

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Lemon Squares Recipe – Pucker Up!

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One of my most loved recipes is for lemon squares. They are intensely tart and fresh tasting, with a thin, buttery crust and a soft, jelly like curd. I’ve become quite the snob about it and barely order them at any bakery, even though they’re one of my favorite treats, because I think these are the best! Every time I bring them to a gathering people ask me for the recipe. Here’s the secret… you’ve probably had it under your roof for ages! Continue reading “Lemon Squares Recipe – Pucker Up!”

Lemon Zucchini Cake Recipe – It counts as a vegetable.

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It’s a bread! It’s a cake! It’s…a vegetable? Well, it has vegetables in it and it definitely tastes like a cake, so I say we can count it as a serving of both. Continue reading “Lemon Zucchini Cake Recipe – It counts as a vegetable.”

Blueberry Lemon Cake Recipe

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Sweet summertime is here, and it is HOT in Texas! Houston has hit the glorious 90 degree heat with 100% humidity already, but I’m still forcing myself outdoors to enjoy the beauty of the season and continuing to turn on my oven to bake. A refreshing dessert that wouldn’t melt away in the sun was on my mind, so naturally I referred to my go-to fave combo of citrus and berries. Continue reading “Blueberry Lemon Cake Recipe”

Raspberry Topped Lemon-Lime Squares Recipe

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With all the cold weather heading out the door and the sunshine pouring through my windows here in Houston, I was inspired to squeeze some citrus! And what goes better with lemons and limes than raspberry, am I right? Continue reading “Raspberry Topped Lemon-Lime Squares Recipe”