Berry Lemon Tart

This Berry Lemon Tart is almost too pretty to eat but I'll force myself!

This Berry Lemon Tart is the true definition of pretty and delicious! This week one of my sweet friends is enjoying her first trip to Paris, a place she never thought she would get to visit.  I am so excited for her and when she sent me a video of her boat trip down the Seine to see the Eiffel Tower I felt a little like I was there with her.  Paris is one of my most favorite places to go. When we were in Paris a few years ago we couldn’t [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Icebox Cookies

Lemon IceBox Cookies

Lemon Icebox Cookies are a delicious lightly lemon flavored butter cookie.  Keep a roll of this dough in the refrigerator so you always a lovely cookie on hand. Wondering what an icebox is and what it has to do with cookies?  For my “younger” readers, an ice box is what we now know as a refrigerator.  Back in the really olden days (long before my time), the ice box existed.  It is the predecessor to the refrigerator.  It was basically a cabinet with a big piece of ice in it and that is [Continue Reading…]

Gluten Free Lemon Bars

Gluten Free Lemon Bars - no one will know these are gluten free.  They are amazing!

Lemon bars are one of my favorite treats.  I have a couple of amazing lemon bar recipes.  One that our family has been making for 50 years  – they truly are the Best Lemon Bars.  And then another recipe for Lemon Cheesecake Bars which are heavenly too.  I have a hard time choosing between the two.  Now I have a third recipe to add to my list of amazing lemon bar recipes.  That would be today’s recipe for gluten free lemon bars. Let  me tell you NO ONE will know [Continue Reading…]

25 Citrus Packed Sweets

25 Citrus Packed Sweets perfect for the warm Spring days!

25 of the best Citrus sweets, perfect for the warm Spring weather! If you’ve read this blog for any period of time you know how I feel about lemon.  I love it!  I am also a big fan of other citrus flavors like orange and lime.  We’ve got an amazing citrus round up for you today including all the citrus flavors! We rounded up 25 of the best sweets that are just packed full of everything from lemon to lime to tangerine to help you fill the warmer days with [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Tart

Lemon Tart

This lovely lemon tart is the perfect addition to any  meal. Lemon season is in full swing at our house and with Easter just a few days away I’ve been trying out a couple of new lemon dessert ideas for Easter Brunch.  Now, Easter is not Easter at our house without Lemon Angel Pie.  It is required and has been for the last 30 years.  But I’m thinking a second lemon dessert may be needed this year and today’s Lemon Tart is it! Now you  may think two lemon desserts [Continue Reading…]

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 Pull Apart Rolls


If you have followed my blog for any length of time you  know what a lemon fan I am and these lemon rolls have moved up to the top of my list of favorite lemon recipes!   Now that the “red and chocolate season” is over and I’ve h ad enough of “green and mint season” I officially declare it “lemon season”.  As far as I am concerned, it is always lemon season and I look for every opportunity I can to use lemons.  Lemons make me happy. Today’s recipe is [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Curd

Lemon curd

Lovely lemon curd tastes just like sunshine! We’ve been having some rather gloomy, cloudy, foggy days here in Portland.  There has been a lack of sunshine and I was physically and mentally craving some sun.  Since I have yet to figure out a way to change the weather and hoping a plane down to sunny San Diego wasn’t an option this week,  I decided to make some sunshine in my kitchen – lemon curd.  The very sight of a lemon makes me happy and the smell and taste are even [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Sorbet

Lemon Sorbet

Have you entered the fun giveaway that I posted on Saturday?  Check it out! Who has a hard time believing it is already August??!!  I’m struggling with it a bit.  I know in some areas of the country school has already started  but here in the NW we don’t start until after Labor Day and depending on our weather, sometimes August  is just the start of summer for us!  This year has been a bit of an exception though and we’ve had summer weather since the end of June! As [Continue Reading…]