Desserts

Whether you crave sweet, savory, decadent or healthy, read on for some great dessert recipes to satisfy your taste buds.

piece of pie from side

Pumpkin Pie with Pecan Streusel

What do you do when it’s 44 degrees and rainy outside? Build a big fire and make a delicious pumpkin pie! When you haven’t had pumpkin pie all year and you have mostly been following a Paleo diet for several months, a slice of good pumpkin pie is like the […]

sweet potato and aple tart with pecans from front

Sweet Potato and Apple Tart

This sweet potato and apple tart is the gold mine of desserts for Paleo-inclined folks like me. Finding something to satisfy your sweet tooth on a Paleo diet can be challenging. I had to say goodbye to late night binging on brownies and other sugar treats. However, there is a […]

muffin breaking open

Pumpkin Muffins

Pumpkin carving time is here and we made haste to supply ourselves with a number of large, beautiful pumpkins. Last weekend was the official pumpkin carving party and bread-a-thon, As you may have guessed, I was more involved with the carving than the baking. However, Ginny was considerate enough to […]

peach blackberry tart on cake stand from top

Fresh Peach and Blackberry Tart

When I leave Ginny alone in the kitchen, good things happen. This tart is one of those things. Summer is in full force in northwest Arkansas and the blackberries bushes on the side of our property are bursting with sweet little fruits, just waiting to go into a smoothie or […]

pavlova in front up close

Pavlova

This dessert has become Ginny’s obsession. And whatever you obsess about, you become good at. She made this pavlova a few weeks ago for a brunch and everyone was blown away…fresh whipped cream with cream cheese and berries over a baked meringue. What more could you want from life? Maybe […]