Lovely Lemon Rolls

Lemon Curd Rolls with Lemon Drizzle

These lovely lemon rolls are full of lemon curd and drizzled with lemon glaze. This post is sponsored on behalf of ACH brands but all opinions are my own. You don’t need to pull my leg to share more lemon recipes in fact by the time I’m done, you might be yelling  NO MORE LEMON!  But I hope not. Today I’ve got another yummy lemon roll for you but this one is filled with that sunshine on a spoon I shared a few weeks ago, yes, lemon curd!  I look for pretty [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Thumbprint Cookies

Lemon Thumbprint Cookies

When I shared my recipe for lemon curd last week I promised a few recipes using that lemon curd.  I keep my promises.   These Lemon Thumbprint Cookies are the perfect way to use some of that lemon curd. And I’m always looking for excuses to use that yummy sunshine on a spoon. The dough for this cookie is a combination of powdered sugar,  finely ground walnuts, flour and cornstarch which makes for a very light, melt in your mouth cookie.  They are little too so you can eat lots and [Continue Reading…]

Grilled Brown Butter Pound Cake with Lemon Curd and Fresh Berries


Can I just say today’s recipe is pretty amazing. Several months ago we had dinner at a local Portland restaurant.  I don’t usually order dessert when we go out but this time I couldn’t resist.  One of the items on the menu was for grilled pound cake.  I was just too intrigued by the idea of grilling pound cake? Well, I am glad I tried it because it was pretty amazing.  Heating the cake on the grill gave it a nice little crisp coating that was so yummy. So of [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Pound Cake with Lemon Curd

pound cake

One of my favorite things to do is eat out!  Fortunately Portland has an amazing selection of locally owned restaurants.  I think I could eat out every day and never run out of fun new places to eat. Another one of my favorite things to do is to try and recreate at home an amazing dish I have had at a restaurant. I recently enjoyed lunch with a friend at the Hands on Cafe, a fun little student run cafe at the School of Arts & Crafts on the west side [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Curd Ice Cream Pie

Lemon Curd Ice Cream Pie

  This lemon curd ice cream pie is divine. A nutty crust and a sweet and lemony filling! Today’s Lovely Lemon recipe is one I have had in my file for over a year.  It was given to me by my brother’s mother-in-law, Marilyn.  Last year when we were together for my nephew’s birthday, Marilyn told me about this amazing dessert she had made for Easter dinner.  It was a lemon recipe so of course I had to have it.  Marilyn graciously emailed me a copy of the recipe.  I [Continue Reading…]