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  • Overhead photo of Flourless Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies on a baking rack.

    Flourless Cookie Recipes

    These fabulous flourless cookies are grain and dairy free because they’re based on nutritious nut butter ~ that gives them a moist, chewy, texture and a rich flavor.  They’re even more…

  • Black Coffee Ice Cream

    My Black Coffee Ice Cream recipe is the real deal — no namby pamby coffee flavor here!  This homemade coffee ice cream recipe will satisfy your wildest caffeine cravings.…

  • The Best Candy Themed Treats

    The Best Candy Themed Treats ~ a fun round-up of the best ways to use up stray Halloween candy that you might happen to have lying around after (or before!) the…

  • Clotted Cream Shortbread, cut into squares

    Cornish Clotted Cream Shortbread

    Cornish Clotted Cream Shortbread  is an authentic shortbread recipe that uses clotted cream in addition to butter to make the most luxurious breakfast or tea time treat ever.  This is the…

  • Crisp Almond Lace Wafer cookies

    Reader’s Recipes: Almond Lace Wafers

    These delicate almond lace wafer cookies have a wonderfully light crisp texture and can easily be made gluten free.  Dip them in chocolate or leave them plain, they’re always a hit!…

  • A pumpkin Spice Ice Box Cake, sliced on a white plate

    Pumpkin Spice Ice Box Cake

    You know the drill I’m sure…after this Pumpkin Spice Ice Box Cake sets up in the fridge for a few hours the creamy filling penetrates the crisp chocolate wafers and creates…

  • summer's best icebox cakes

    Icebox Cakes for the Dog Days of Summer

    Icebox Cakes ~ is there anything better than sinking your fork into a creamy icebox cake on a sweltering night?  I don’t think so.  Here are some of the best easy…

  • hands holding a glass bowl with cocoa powder and a chocolate truffle

    Hot Chili Pepper Truffles

    These Hot Chili Pepper Truffles are made with a dark chocolate ganache spiced up with cayenne pepper for a unique homemade candy with a kick!…

  • What to Buy Now: Holiday Gift Guide

    What to Buy Now: Holiday Gift Guide ~ it’s that time of year again, and I bet some of you are stumped for ideas.  Here are some fun last minute prezzies…

  • Bittersweet Gingerbread Blondies ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Bittersweet Gingerbread Brownies

    Bittersweet Gingerbread Brownies ~ these moist and chewy brownies are stepped up with molasses and warm winter spices ~ then topped off with a decadent bittersweet ganache for a unique holiday…

  • Homemade Ferrero Rocher Truffles are the ultimate homemade holiday gift! ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    How to Make Homemade Ferrero Rocher Truffles

    How to Make Homemade Ferrero Rocher Truffles ~ this is it guys, the ultimate decadent treat made right in your own kitchen!  These DIY hazelnut chocolate truffles are going to make…

  • Cashew Tiger Butter is an irresisitible combination of chocolate and cashew butter! ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Easy Cashew Tiger Butter

    Cashew Tiger Butter ~ this delicious chocolate and cashew butter bark is fun to make and even more fun to eat!  Let the kids help you swirl the layers together! save…

  • The Secret to The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie For One!

    The Perfect Cookie For One!

    OMG I must have made (and tasted) a dozen recipes before I discovered THE SECRET to The PERFECT Cookie for One — take advantage of all my ‘research’ and enjoy! Of…

  • Reader’s Recipes: No Bake Bourbon Balls

    Reader’s Recipes: No Bake Bourbon Balls ~ these classic chocolatey bourbon balls are a holiday cookie staple, and best of all, you don’t even have to turn on the oven to…

  • Cocoa Crunch Bark, made with white chocolate and cocoa krispies

    2-Ingredient Cocoa Crunch Bark

    My 2-Ingredient Cocoa Crunch Bark is like a homemade version of a Nestle’s Crunch bar, only turned on its head with a creamy white chocolate base and Cocoa Krispies for the…

  • I Want to Marry You Cookie Dough Bars are the perfect no-bake summer dessert

    I Want to Marry You Cookie Dough Bars

    I Want To Marry You Cookie Dough Bars are chocked full of chocolate chips, white chocolate chips, peanut butter chips, oats, and pecans.  There’s a little bit of everything in there,…

  • Scottish shortbread made with lemony sugar

    Scottish Lemon Sugar Shortbread

    This unusual Scottish Lemon Sugar Shortbread is made with a fabulous sugar infused with lemon rind — the lemon flavor really pops!  Make these classic lemon dessert bars for afternoon tea…

  • top ten posts of 2014

    The Top 10 Posts in 2014

    2014 was a fantastic year here at TVFGI.  We’ve shared so many great meals together and I’ve loved getting to know you a little better on facebook, and through your comments. …

  • Better than tarbuck's Cranberry Bliss Bread 4

    Better than Starbucks Cranberry Bliss Bread

    This Better Than Starbucks Cranberry Bliss Bread has all the bells and whistles of the original bars, but in an irresistible pound cake form.  Skip the coffee shop and stay home…

  • Fall and Holiday Baking

    Is Your Kitchen Ready for Baking Season?

    Here we are, poised at the starting gate, baking season is about to begin—  Is your kitchen ready?  Mine’s not.  In fact  this week I discovered we have the dreaded pantry…

  • peanut-butter-cookie-smores

    Peanut Butter Cookie S’mores

    Peanut Butter Cookie S’mores ~ a better version of the classic s’more made with soft and chewy peanut butter cookies.  This beloved summer dessert just got a much needed upgrade!…