Raspberry Lemon Muffins

Raspberry Lemon Muffins – fantastic muffins bursting with flavors from raspberries and lemon!  Slightly tarty and so refreshing!

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Sweet muffins with beautiful raspberries and refreshing lemon. Now that’s a way to go from summer to fall. Keep the summer flavors and enjoy these muffins as a snack or add to a lunchbox this back-to-school time.

I have my fool-proof Glazed Lemon Muffin recipe here on the blog. Anytime I make muffins, I go back to that recipe. It has never failed me and the muffins come out perfectly domed – that’s a must in muffins for me. No flat tops here!

I spotted gorgeous fresh raspberries on sale in our store and I instantly had a plan for them. I couldn’t wait to make these muffins! I knew they will be fantastic and I was right! My kids LOVE them! The whole dozen disappeared in just one day. My Hubby loved the slight tartness from the berries and lemon.

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Lemon Raspberry No Bake Cheesecake Bites Recipe

Lemon Raspberry No Bake Cheesecake Bites – creamy bites with fresh raspberries and a hint of lemon, rolled in graham cracker crumbs. Perfect summer treat for the cheesecake lovers!

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We are quickly approaching that time of year when it’s just too hot to turn the oven on. That makes me sad because I love to bake! I love the smell of freshly baked bread or cake in the house! I am also a huge fan of cheesecake. In any form. Plain or with toppings. I will take them all!

I mastered the baked cheesecake technique. You can see my post “10 Secrets to a Perfect Cheesecake” for more details.

One Monday, during my daughter’s ballet class, I was flipping through the pages of Rachel Ray’s magazine. I do not remember what month it was from, I just remember seeing this recipe for cheesecake bites. I quickly wrote down the recipe and.. forgot about it. Things got busy with the recital and our son’s birthday. But I found it the other day, got some raspberries and finally made these babies.

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Lemon Strawberry Layer Cake Recipe

Lemon Strawberry Layer Cake – this rustic looking cake is very easy to make and absolutely delicious! You will love the lemon and strawberry combo! Also, enter our giveaway to win fabulous prizes from OXO and Driscoll’s!!

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I am about to tell you that making a layer cake is ridiculously easy. Not only you cannot mess it up but you also don’t need any skills or experience in decorating cakes.

Rustic cakes are the new thing! They are impressive to serve for a dinner party or any celebration. And we all know that summer is full of celebrations. Any reason is good for a party during summer. The sunshine, the warm breeze, the chirping birds – it all makes you want to throw a party!

Summer is also all about fruit. The best way to eat it? Fresh of course! When there is a fruit juice dripping down your hands – you know you are enjoying the fruit in the best way possible.

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Glazed Lemon Muffins Recipe

Glazed Lemon Muffins – fluffy muffins with fresh notes of citrus!

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Recently, I realized that I complain too much. Be it weather (cold, wind), lighting (never enough for my photos), time (never enough to get everything done), social media (Facebook doesn’t like me), failed recipes (these really drive me crazy), running out of my favorite chocolate (oh the horror!), my hair (I am on a constant journey to tame them and like them) and so many others.

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Creamy Lemon Crumb Bars Recipe

Creamy Lemon Crumb Bars – one of the easiest and fun bars with a perfect citrus flavor!

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I had only 20 seconds to photograph these bars. And that’s not because of my kiddos who usually want to steal the treats I shoot. It was me. I wanted to devour the whole pan of this version of my favorite bars. Creamy lemon, aka my new weakness.

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Creamy Lemon and Asparagus Pasta Recipe

Creamy Lemon Asparagus Pasta – perfect weeknight dish to welcome the Spring! Comes together in under 30 minutes!

Creamy Lemon Asparagus Pasta Creamy Lemon and Asparagus Pasta Recipe

Simple dishes are sometimes exactly what you need. Light, flavorful yet still comforting.

With plenty of Spring-y, fresh flavors to shake off the cold, dark winter days.

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Lemon Bundt Cake

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I suggest you pull out the eggs and butter and let them sit on your counter because by the time you are done reading this post (yes, I am assuming you actually read my posts icon wink Lemon Bundt Cake ) you will need your ingredients at room temperature to make this cake. Because you will want to make this cake. I am telling you right now. It is that good!

And then make sure you remember to make it for Easter. With it’s fresh lemony flavor and gorgeous appearance it is sure to be a star on your holiday table.

Case in point.

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