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  • taking a bite of a slice of lemon crunch cake

    Lemon Crunch Cake

    This lemon crunch cake is an old fashioned style breakfast or snack cake with a pillowy soft texture, bright lemon flavor, and a delightfully crunchy top.…

  • a slice of blueberry lemon layer cake with fork

    Blueberry Lemon Cake

    My Blueberry Lemon Cake is a vibrant layer cake recipe bursting with juicy berries and fresh lemon. It makes a wonderfully unique birthday cake, and I’ve yet to meet a soul…

  • Raspberry Lemon Tea Cake with fork

    Raspberry Lemon Cake

     My Raspberry Lemon Cake recipe with lemon buttercream is made with yogurt, fresh raspberries, and lots of lemon juice for an old fashioned from scratch layer cake that’s perfect any time…

  • fresh lemon brownies with lemony glaze

    Triple Lemon Brownies

    Lemon brownies are a brilliant mashup between chocolate brownies and tangy lemon bars.  These moist citrusy triple lemon bars are a wonderful spring treat!…

  • a stack of strawberry lemon blondies 2

    Strawberry Lemon Blondies

    Strawberry Lemon Blondies ~ these easy strawberry blondies are moist and dense, (think soft shortbread) with plenty of little jammy pockets thanks to a cup of diced fresh strawberries in the…

  • A piece of cake covered in sugar

    Lemon Yogurt Breakfast Cake (Ciambella)

    Lemon Yogurt Breakfast Cake, or Ciambella, is a classic Italian style lemon bundt cake with lots of lemony flavor and a delicate crumb. Pair it with a good cup of coffee…

  • Sicilian orange cake, sliced

    Sicilian Orange Cake

    If a fresh orange could magically morph into a cake, it would taste just like this Sicilian orange cake; it’s got so much natural citrus flavor!…

  • Focaccia bread on a baking sheet

    Rosemary and Olive No Knead Focaccia Bread

    Rosemary and Olive No Knead Focaccia Bread with paper thin slices of Meyer lemon is an easy yeast bread you’ll come back to again and again. With only a quick hand…

  • Unwrapping a lemon streusel muffin

    Perfect Lemon Muffins

    Lemon Muffins are a little mid winter treat from me to you. They’re my way of saying hang in there, there’s light at the end of the tunnel, and in the meantime,…

  • blood orange crumble bars sliced into squares

    Blood Orange Crumble Bars

    I’m squeezing every last delicious drop out of blood orange season with these Blood Orange Crumble Bars ~  the sweet tart filling is layered into a buttery shortbread crumble dough and…

  • cubes of orange tofu over rice in a bowl

    Baked Orange Tofu

    Baked Orange Tofu ~ who can resist crispy, golden cubes of tofu coated in a glossy, sweet-savory orange sauce? This is the gluten-free, vegan, and EASY weeknight dinner you need right…

  • honey Meyer lemon curd in a jar with spoon and lemons

    Honey Meyer Lemon Curd

    Honey Meyer Lemon Curd is like a burst of mid winter sunshine! This easy recipe is made with vibrant Meyer lemons and wildflower honey for a mellow flavor and cheering color. …

  • A glass of lemon water with sliced lemons

    Why I Start Every Day With Lemon Water

    Why I Start Every Day With Lemon Water ~ I’ve been doing this for a couple of years now and love it, but there’s a lot of misinformation swirling around out…

  • taking a slice of Mary Berry's Lemon Drizzle Cake

    Mary Berry’s Lemon Drizzle Cake

    Mary Berry’s Lemon Drizzle Cake is an easy tea cake with a distinctive  crunchy lemon glaze. You only need a few basic ingredients and 35 minutes to bake this lovely bundt…

  • blueberry lemon breakfast cake

    Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Cake

    Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Cake  is a riff on cranberry breakfast cake, which is a take on rhubarb breakfast cake…which is a variation of peaches and cream breakfast cake… you get the idea. This blueberry…

  • lemon poppy seed muffin with dripping glaze

    Easy One Bowl Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

    My easy one bowl Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins are a classic breakfast treat with fresh lemon flavor and crunchy poppy seeds. The batter can also be rested overnight for the freshest…

  • lemon poppy seed pancakes 5

    Lemon Poppy Seed Pancakes

    My Lemon Poppy Seed Pancakes are a lightened up version of your favorite breakfast ~ they’re perfect for a special occasion, a cozy weekend morning, or just any time you want to…

  • taking a bite of a Whole Meyer Lemon Bar

    Whole Meyer Lemon Bars

    Whole Meyer Lemon Bars ~ it almost seems like magic to turn a single juicy Meyer lemon into this tart & tangy lemon dessert. Magic or not, I think I’ve found…

  • Lemon Thyme Lamb Chops | The View from Great Island (3)

    Easy Lemon Thyme Lamb Chops

    My Lemon Thyme Lamb Chops recipe is an elegant 30 minute meal that’s as vibrant and delicious as it is quick and easy to put on the table. Treat yourself and…

  • 5 Vibrant Tangerine Recipes

    5 Vibrant Tangerine Recipes to celebrate the juiciest of all the citrus! Load up on these healthy fruits when you see them piled high at the supermarket because I’ve got enough…

  • Orange and Cardamom Muffin Recipe

    Orange and Cardamom Muffins ~ delicately fragrant muffins flavored with bright orange zest and warm, spicy cardamom, this easy muffin recipe is unique and delicious!…

  • tangerine chicken in a black bowl with chopsticks

    Spicy Tangerine Chicken with Black Rice

    My Spicy Tangerine Chicken with Black Rice is an authentic Chinese stir fry recipe with fabulous from-your-favorite-restaurant flavor, and the black “forbidden” rice makes it extra special!…

  • A slice of lemon cake with lemon poppy seed buttercream on a small plate with fork

    My Favorite Lemon Dessert Recipes

    My Favorite Lemon Dessert Recipes ~ winter is high citrus season, and there are few things I love more than a good lemon dessert. Sweet, tangy, and delicious, these are my…

  • Fresh lemon pudding with whipped cream and a spoon

    Meyer Lemon Pudding (super easy recipe!)

    My Meyer Lemon Pudding is a glorious recipe for winter lemon season ~ the flavor is tart, the texture is silky, and it’s simple to make, with no fussy steps at…

  • fresh tangerine scones with dripping glaze

    Fresh Tangerine Scones

    Fresh Tangerine Scones are buttery, tender, and bursting with citrus thanks to layers of tangerine flavor built right into these flakey pastries. This orange scone recipe will upgrade your breakfast, brunch,…

  • cranberry orange pound cake, sliced

    The BEST Cranberry Orange Bread

    Making this Cranberry Orange Bread recipe is one of my favorite holiday traditions. It’s an easy loaf cake with a crazy light delicate texture, and the time honored flavor combination of…