Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! I’ve been out of town for the past 10 days so I’m working on getting the blog back and running in the new year. In the meantime, I just received an email from WordPress saying that i had about 33,000 views to the blog in 2010! I was very proud and happy…

Lavender Truffles

Lavender is one of the best underestimated ingredients. The subtle flavor and aroma of this simple dried flower bud seems to help make any baked good come to life. It’s been almost a year since I made these kahlua truffles, and around that time I saw a recipe that used lavender seeds instead of kahlua….

Dark Chocolate Kahlua Truffles

It’s been a few days since Valentine’s Day, but James and I are still enjoying these truffles I made Saturday afternoon. Apparently they last a few weeks in the fridge and a month or two if kept in the freezer; so we’re enjoying them one night at a time just hoping they never run out….