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Lemon Squares with Shortbread Crust and Blueberries

Lemon Squares This recipe is an updated version of a basic lemon square recipe I had for eons.  If you prefer you can skip the blueberries but I recommend trying it with the blueberries. The blueberries add a fresh taste, relax the tartness and make the lemon squares with shortbread crust so very pretty and appetizing. z g These lemon squares are all natural,  I prefer to make things from scratch whenever I can and this…

Rich and chewy chocolate fudge brownies made with a chocolate fudge brownie recipe.

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Recipe with a Crunchy Cookie Topping

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Recipe Did you know there are two kinds of chocolate brownies?    Your probably thinking who cares, pass me either kind. My brother was a professional baker and disliked fudge brownies.  To his trained eye, a brownie is more like a dense cake,  I, on the other hand, think of a brownie as fudge with just enough flour to call it a brownie.  So this chocolate fudge brownie recipe is rich and chewy…

A white cake with Saskatoon berry filling and lemon buttercream icing. Can be made as blueberry cake filling.

Bake an Amazing Cake with this Saskatoon Berry Cake Filling Recipe- Or Blueberry Cake Filling

Cake with Saskatoon Berry Filling (Or Blueberry Filling) This recipe is all about the Saskatoon berry cake filling.  This Saskatoon berry filling recipe is amazing whether you serve it rustic, fancy or as cupcakes. Saskatoon berries grow in the northern part of North American.  Most Canadians have gone Saskatoon berry picking at least once, and they can be purchased from local Saskatoon Berry farms.  Every year I purchase two ten pound bags and they freeze really…

Lemon Meringue pie with a cut serving.

Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe – Traditional Natural Recipe

  All Natural Lemon Meringue Pie All natural lemon meringue pie is a classic traditional recipe, the filling is made with fresh lemons, it’s a beautiful yellow and doesn’t have the tartrazine you will find in mixes.  If you’ve been making a lemon pie from a mix TRY THIS recipe instead.  The filling is just as easy to make and it tastes so much better.  It’s light and fresh tasting and so very pretty, it has…

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Flapper Pie – With Graham Cracker Crust

Flapper Pie – A Simple Recipe with No Special Ingredients Flapper pie is one of those recipes with ingredients most kitchens have on hand.  It has three layers using only, graham wafers,  eggs, butter, sugar, vanilla and milk.  No fruit or coconut or raisins, and it’s still really good. l g Flapper Pie is one of those recipes that is both easy and inexpensive  I have no idea who made the first one, but I…

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Bumbleberry Pie with Custard Topping

Bumbleberry Pie with Lemon Custard Recipe Today I am sharing a recipe for a special two-layer bumbleberry pie.  This version with two layers and a lemon crust is spectacular enough for a special occasion.  The berries are hidden as a delicious surprise until the pie is cut. As it is so close to Valentines I decorated the pie with sugary pie crust hearts and whipped cream, but this pie is good for any time of year.…

Individual Sized Gugelhupf Cakes

Gugelhupf Cake Recipe This Gugelhupf cake is made with yeast instead of baking powder and the difference in flavour is wonderful.  The yeast is easy to use and I promise worth trying.  My original recipe is a very large full sized cake but for today’s post I updated the recipe to make individual size Gugelhupf cakes. This cake is delicious served warm with ice cream for coffee.  But I prefer to eat it plain in the…

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Shortbread Cookies – One Recipe with Four Variations

12 Days of Christmas – Today is all about Cookies Cookies are my favorite treat hands down anytime of year.  Soft and chewy molasses cookies, or dunkers like biscotti it doesn’t matter I love them all.  Because of that I am excited to see all the new cookie recipes my blogging friends come up with for today’s post.   As always their cookie posts are all linked up at the end of mine.  Grab a coffee…