Maple Cinnamon Cashew Bark

White chocolate and semi sweet chocolate swirled together with chopped cashews! www.lemonsforlulu.com

White chocolate and semi sweet chocolate are infused with maple flavor, cinnamon and chopped cashews! Baking day is Thursday in the Lulu household.  I try to bust out two to three new recipes.  Some recipes fail and end up in the trash while we munch on the successes all weekend.  And that's the problem.  By Monday, we are fresh out of dessert!  Sure I could go buy cookies, but that's sort of sacrilege when you are food blogger!  Besides, … Continue reading →

Maple Cinnamon Banana Bread

Maple Cinnamon Banana Bread

The new year is here.  I can't believe it.  December flew past me.  It seems one minute I was throwing together Halloween costumes and the next minute I was toasting in the new year!  How does this happen?  I was so busy baking, prepping, planning, wrapping and posing Iggy our Elf on the shelf, that I didn't have time to stop and just enjoy the season. I know my family and most of my friends have already taken down their Christmas decorations. … Continue reading →

Cinnamon Glazed Maple Donuts

Cinnamon Glazed Maple Donuts

    I had a very important discovery this weekend.  There are three things my family cannot live without (in no particular order) tv, internet and underwear. We moved out of our house on Thursday.  We all watched as the gigantic moving truck drove off with most of our beloved possessions.  The plan was to have everything delivered to the new house the very next day.  We'd be getting our furniture,  phone, cable, internet … Continue reading →

Pumpkin Ginger Cupcakes with Maple Buttercream

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Maple Buttercream

  When I was young, I wanted to be Barbie.  I really did.  I wanted those long, flowing locks, that small waist and those feet in a perpetual high-heeled stance.  She had the coolest clothes, a camper, a jeep and a 3 story town home too!  She had a spunky sister named Skipper and Ken, the handsome surfer beau.  Her life was perfect. I did manage to accumulate lots of Barbie clothes.  I did not however have the camper, the jeep, the … Continue reading →