Macaroons are the most beautiful things I've ever baked.It’s no wonder that they are so popular at the moment, they are simply gorgeous to look at and have such a delicate sweet and nutty flavour that they absolutely make the perfect treat for any special occasion....more
Sweet and creamy. Coconutty and crispy around the edges. Macaroons might be one of my favorite...I don't know...cookies? Confections? A little of both? Whatever they are, they're delicious, and to celebrate National Macaroon Day today, I wanted to share some great macaroon recipes with you.
Macaroons are becoming the new cupcake. People like them because they are light, colorful, and most of all, French. I have yet to gain one of these French wonders, but I have seen a lot of healthy Macaroons made of coconut floating about the Internet. So until I can figure out how to make a French Macaroon that is vegan, I will try out the coconut macaroons, because they look amazing.My result: Though not crunchy as I suspected, they are amazing. They are like soft, white, yummy, vacation pillows for the mouth....more
http://momwhats4dinner.com/chocolate-macaroons/This time of the year reminds me of these soft chocolate macaroons, my aunt would make them every time around December, they were one of my favourite treats as a kid! This is the recipe that she shared with me, and now I make them for my kids:) ...more
As fall approaches, those us who craft kick into high gear preparing for the winter holiday season. Often times, this means selling on farmer's markets and at craft shows. It was by pure luck that I stumbled across this awesome design for a market/craft apron. ...more
A new tasty treat is vying for the cupcakes top spot this year. Just in time for Easter. Could it be because the coconut macaroon looks like the grass in your Easter basket? Or maybe we just love the outlandish unfoodly colors they come in--hot pink, sunshine orange, snowball white, and neon green. ...more