Lemon Curd & Mascarpone Grilled Cheese

Tart lemon curd and creamy mascarpone cheese hidden between sweet pound cake for a dessert grilled cheese! www.lemonsforlulu.com

Tart lemon curd and creamy mascarpone cheese are tucked inside grilled pound cake for a dessert grilled cheese! I’ve had a baking freeze after our vacation.  It wasn’t really intentional, I just haven’t found the time.  Between baseball, tennis lessons, day camps and summer parties, I find I barely have time to cook let alone bake!  It’s giving me the shakes.  I think I’m going through baking withdrawal. I am so desperate for homemade … Continue reading →

Peach Cobbler Milkshake #IDelight

Peach Cobble with a cool twist! Peach ice cream, peaches and International Delight Cinabon Creamer make one creamy milkshake thats perfect for summer! www.lemonsforlulu.com #IDelight

 Peach ice cream, peaches, cookies and International Delights all combine for the perfect frosty treat!   My family and I played kick ball in the front yard a few weeks ago.  I hadn’t played kickball in YEARS!!  I had a blast playing it with my husband and kids, but I have to say it was one of those games that I absolutely hated playing when I was a kid!  Nothing made me more painfully aware of my inept athleticism than kickball and … Continue reading →

Sweet Tea Lemon Bars

A shortbread crusts holds a sweet and tart filling infused with sweet tea. A lemony glaze rests right on top! www.lemonsforlulu.com

I have been compensated for this post, but I assure that all opinions are 100% my own! Simple lemon bars with shortbread crust, a sweet tea infused lemon filling and fresh mint!  A lemony glaze rests on top!  A refreshingly simple dessert! There was a time when I actually drank my coffee black and my tea straight up.  I was hard core, although I’m not really sure how that ever got started.  I’ve always been very fond of very sweet things.  My … Continue reading →

Strawberry Lime Sorbet

Refreshing, cool, fruity and sweet strawberry lime sorbet. www.lemonsforlul.com #WalmartProduce

This strawberry lime sorbet was made with #Walmartproduce as a sponsored post from Socialstars.  All opinions are my very own. Strawberry Lime sorbet is made with plump, ripe strawberries and tangy limes. A refreshing, simple, fruity and cool summertime dessert! I remember going strawberry picking as a kid.  There was a farm fairly close to our house.  I remember feeling like the drive to the farm took forever.  I guess … Continue reading →

S’Mores Ice Cream Sandwiches

These ice cream sandwiches are not for the faint of heart! Thick chocolate cookies, marhsmallow ice cream and graham cracker crumbs! www.lemonsforlulu.com

I have been compensated for this post.  All opinions are 100% my own.  I am a huge lover of ice cream and would be sharing this with you regardless!   Who needs S’mores?  These ice cream sandwiches have all the flavor of a S’more!   Chocolate cookies are held together with homemade marshmallow ice cream and then dipped in graham cracker crumbs! The best local ice cream shop has the massive ice cream sandwiches called “Chip Wheelies." … Continue reading →

Coconut Key Lime Cake

Coconut Key Lime Cake | lemonsforlulu.com

A two layer coconut cake with a tart key lime filling! When I was a kid, May 4 was a big deal.  This would mark the beginning of my birthday countdown.  This meant that I had exactly two months until everyone I knew would celebrate ME.  I’d mentally plan my party, my gifts, my cake, and my birthday dinner.  I have always loved birthdays!  Especially my own.  From May 5th to July 4th, I’d completely annoy every … Continue reading →

Spicy Caramel Frosted Chocolate Brownies

A rich chocolate brownie with a sweet and spicy caramel frosting www.lemonsforlulu.com

A rich cake like chocolate brownie covered in a sweet and subtly spicy caramel frosting! Sometimes I have the best brain storming sessions right before bed.  While I lie there waiting for sleep to envelop me, my mind is a flurry of food ideas!  I don’t know why this is the best time for me to think of blog topics, but it is.  Ideas just come at me like rapid fire, one after another.  I get so excited by the prospect of trying each and every … Continue reading →

Mint Julep Fudge

Simple and sweet chocolate and mint swirled fudge with a kick of bourbon www.lemonsforlulu.com

 Whether bourbon is your drink or not, you will love this simple Mint Julep Fudge! I love bourbon.  Not that I actually drink a lot of bourbon, unless it’s in a frothy, sweet milkshake that is.  I like to keep my favorite bottle handy because it is one of my favorite ingredients to use in my food.  I find it adds a deep, rich undertone to both savory foods like pork bbq and sweet foods like Butterscotch Bars and … Continue reading →

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 →