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PUMPKIN MASCARPONE BREAKFAST BRAID

This Pumpkin Mascarpone Breakfast Braid would be perfect to serve on a cool, fall morning to start your day. pumpkin, mascarpone, breakfast breaid, fall baking

It is still a little early to actually start fall baking here in WV since our temperatures are still in the 90’s each day, but I wanted to try this recipe.  I had a can of pumpkin left from last year, and an open tub of mascarpone cheese, so I created this Pumpkin Mascarpone Breakfast Braid. Continue reading PUMPKIN MASCARPONE BREAKFAST BRAID

SEVEN BREAKFAST RECIPES FOR MOTHER’S DAY

These breakfast recipes are a perfect way to start Mother’s Day or any special day.

breakfast recipes, mascarpone cheese, french toastMay is a very busy month for our family.  We have Mother’s Day, 4 birthdays, 2 graduations, and  2 weddings.  My husband and I are also hosting a rehearsal dinner-cookout at our home.  Some of these events will involve having overnight guests, so I will be making some of these special breakfast recipes. Continue reading SEVEN BREAKFAST RECIPES FOR MOTHER’S DAY

THANKSGIVING DESSERTS-DOWNSIZED FOR 2

No Thanksgiving dinner is complete without the dessert.  I always think of our big holiday dinners and a large table filled with just  desserts. 

  For many empty nesters or when there will only be 2 for dinner, the following desserts may be just the right choice.

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 Mini Cranberry-Orange Bundt Cakes with Mascarpone Drizzle are  bundt cakes with a topping of fresh cranberries, pecans, frozen orange juice concentrate and then drizzled with a mascarpone glaze. 

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MEMORIES OF THE PILLSBURY BAKE-OFF CONTEST 2014

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This time last year, my husband and I were in Nashville Tn for the 47th Pillsbury Bake-off Contest.  I had been chosen as a finalist with my entry: Strawberry-Mascarpone-Hazelnut-Choc. -Tart.   So many wonderful memories.  I am so honored to have been chosen.  To see my blog post on this trip, see HERE.
My  11 year old granddaughter called me one day and said that she was required to do a “How To” demonstration speech in  one of her classes.  She asked to do my Pillsbury entry!  She came to my house one evening and made the tart and I took pictures.  This was an easy recipe to do and I am so proud of the great job she did.

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