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Another Favorite: Dance of the Cherries Cheescake Pie

This recipe is timeless! It was an easy fix for a cheesecake pie 50 years ago, and it still plays that role in our home today. When I compare this cheesecake pie recipe to other cheesecakes I have created, I am reminded how easy this yummy refrigerator cheesecake is to prepare. No eggs to separate […]

Think (and TASTE) Spring!

When creating Springtime recipes, I often look to the lovely fragrance of citrus to brighten a flavor. My heart had been set on creating a lime pound cake that just didn’t whisper “lime” but really, flat-out spoke “LIME.” I tried different amounts of lime zest and lime juice but, alas, my spirit saddened every time […]

Beater Blade – A Great Little Helper

I can’t tell you how very excited I am about a new product on the market. If you have a KitchenAid stand mixer, you will definitely want to invest in this little helper. It is called a Beater Blade and made by NewMetro Design, Duncansville, PA. The best part of the Beater Blade is that […]

So. Much. FUN!

I can’t begin to tell you how much fun these bars were to make with my 4-year-old granddaughter! A week before she was to come for a visit, I said to her, “Sweetheart, would you like to look through this magazine and pick out a recipe we can bake together when you come to visit?” […]

“Grandma, I want to bake…”

While our 2 sweet grandchildren and their parents were visiting us this weekend, I was awakened at 5:40 a.m. by a gentle tap on my forearm. “Grandma, I want to bake,” was gently voiced by our 4-year-old granddaughter. Did I get out of bed at her request? You betcha! We started rolling and shaping crescent […]

Happy Birthday… to US!

What a great day! It’s the birthday of Miss NiNi’s Fine Desserts! My home-based dessert baking business, formerly known as Encore Desserts, has gone through a metamorphosis and is primed to develop into a national brand name. Why proceed forward you ask? Sometimes one’s passion for their craft is the engine that gives the impetus […]

Enjoying the Little Things that Make a Delicious Dessert

Years ago when embarking on this baking adventure in my life, cookbooks authored by Maida Heatter became the inspiration for multiple heavenly desserts that graced our home. Little did I know that while browsing the cookbook section of our local library that Ms. Heatter would be so influential in my culinary dessert creations. Why her, […]