Red Raspberry Pavlova

Red Raspberry Pavlova

It’s the time again! Welcome to the blog hop featuring 10 of our favorite creative bloggers. This month’s theme is RED. There are so many fun projects to choose from- recipes, decor, and so much more! We’d love for you to pin the collage below, and then go see all the other fabulous projects created by some of our friends. Be sure and check out all the awesome RED projects from my blogger friends! 1. ‘Or so she says…‘ sharing Chocolate Cherry Cream Pie 2. Lolly Jane sharing Rustic Love Wood Barn Sign 3. Your [Continue Reading…]

Chocolate Meringue Torte

Chocolate Mousse Meringue Dessert

This Chocolate Meringue Torte is light and lovely!Welcome to Sweet Week here on the blog! In preparation for Valentine’s Day I am going to be sharing some recipes that would be perfect for your sweetie! Of course they will all involve sugar and many of them will also have chocolate!  So get that sweet tooth ready for a sweet week! Don’t be afraid of today’s recipe.  It involves meringue.  I know meringue scares a lot of people away but if I can make a good meringue here in damp Oregon [Continue Reading…]

Pavlova with Whip Cream, Strawberries and Lemon Curd


This weekend we made our first trip of the season to the farmer’s market in Beaverton.  It was a lovely Saturday morning – warm and sunny! We brought home some of these beauties!! As soon as I saw them I knew exactly what I was going to do with – make pavlova – a meringue based dessert with strawberries and whip cream.  It is definitely one of our family’s favorite desserts. Pavlova is named after the Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova and was created in her honor as she toured through [Continue Reading…]