Author Archives: Sweet Jumbles
Thanks to Pinterest, this year I was introduced to something called Millionaire’s Shortbread. I never heard of this before, but immediately knew that it would be delicious – shortbread, caramel, and chocolate. How can you go wrong?!
Fall is here. I can’t deny it any longer. Yesterday I went hiking in the Lower Hudson Valley, and was briefly horrified when I woke up and the thermometer read 39 degrees. I bundled up and, fortunately, before I knew … Continue reading
While you may find the Pink Lemonade Cupcake seasonally inappropriate considering we’re in the throes of autumn, I have chosen to blog this recipe for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. (Plus they’re pretty and yummy.)
I made a very simple and delicious dinner earlier this week that I wanted to share with you! I know, this isn’t baking, per se, but it was good enough to merit a post on this Sweet Jumbles blog.
Not long ago I spent the day with a friend and her family peach picking at a New Jersey orchard. While I have been berry and apple picking in the past, this was my first time picking peaches. It was … Continue reading
Welcome, weekend! I have spent the last week melting in the NYC heat. Temperatures have been in the 90s all week, and actually most days for the past 2 weeks. I am a beach bum and sun worshiper, but at … Continue reading
In 1984, President Ronald Reagan designated July as National Ice Cream Month and the third Sunday of the month as National Ice Cream Day. He recognized ice cream as a fun and nutritious food that is enjoyed by a full 90 percent … Continue reading
Berry season is upon us! I recently purchased a bunch of blackberries and have since been trying different recipes with them (some better than others). The one which “took the cake” – haha – was the Blackberry Chocolate Cheesecake.