Mini Lemon Hand Pies

Pillsbury pie dough is cut into bite sized circles and filled with homemade lemon curd. Perfect little pies for spring! www.lemonsforlulu.com

Buttery and flaky pie dough is shaped into sweet mini hand pies and filled with homemade lemon curd! Perfect little bite sized desserts! Desserts used to be so simple.  Growing up, dessert choices were pies, chocolate chip or peanut butter cookies and the occasional cake.  Ingredients were simple;  what you saw was what you got.  Desserts didn’t used to be so imaginative. There was actually a time when all you … Continue reading →

Roasted Blueberry Tart

Slow roasted blueberry tart with mascarpone and goat cheese all on a flaky puff pastry crust! www.lemonsforlulu.com

Smooth mascarpone cheese is blended with tangy goat cheese and topped with slow roasted blueberries for this simple yet elegant dessert! Want more?  Follow along with Bloglovin! My good friend Lisa from Wine and Glue is having a baby!  A baby girl to be exact.  This is her third little bundle of happiness.  I am absolutely elated for her and her family.  Babies are so sweet.  I miss babies.  There is … Continue reading →

Chocolate Cherry Pie Bundles

Chocolate chips and cherry pie filling surrounded by a flaky crescent roll crust! www.lemonsforlulu.com

Cherry pie has never been so easy! Flakey Pillsbury Crescent Rolls envelope cherry pie filling and semi sweet chocolate!  A sweet and tart dessert! If I were in Belize right now, I’d be warming my face in the golden sunshine, with all 80 degrees enveloping my body.  I would be sitting in my bathing suit with my toes buried in the white, soft sand. I would be reclining on a beach chair.  A book would be in my hands, but I wouldn’t be … Continue reading →

Mocha Brownie Peppermint Ice Cream Pie

Mocha brownie on the bottom, homemade peppermint ice cream on top! www.lemonsforlulu.com

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of PAM Cooking Spray. Homemade peppermint ice cream rests atop a simple mocha brownie!  This ice cream pie is as simple as it is delicious! Out of all the winter months, I like December the best.   It’s just the very beginning of winter and we haven’t had time to get sick of the gray sky that looms over Ohio all season long.    It’s just starting to get cold so I … Continue reading →

Cherry Pie with Almond Coconut Crumb Topping

Cherry Pie with Almond Coconut Crumb Topping

  I made a cherry pie.  I sort of had to, I bought 20 lbs of sour cherries.  My local farmers market was selling tart Michigan cherries.  The catch is they sell them in a 20 lb bucket.  But I boy did I want pie!  This family needed pie I tell you! It's been so hot.  I mean record-breaking heat.  You really can't do much when it's 100 degrees outside.   We are all irritable.  My poor husband walks around just looking exasperated.  I can … Continue reading →