Individual and Mini Apple and Cream Cheese Pies


Mini Apple and Cream Cheese Pies - TeenieCakes.com

Isn’t it always the right time for a slice of homemade pie? Although I missed pie day this month (March 14th = 3.14 = π), I’m still managing my fair share of pies these days. I’ve been testing out pies…starting with these individual and mini apple and cream cheese pies…

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Citrus-EVOO Spring Salad Mix w/Kale Sprouts, Ojai Pixies & Sugared Pistachios


Citrus-EVOO Mixed Spring Salad Mix w/Kale Sprouts, Ojai Pixies and Sugared Pistachios

A Citrus-EVOO Spring Salad Mix w/Kale Sprouts, Ojai Pixies® & Sugared Pistachios – A tasty, pretty salad that packs a punch of nutrients featuring kale sprouts with an ever-so-light dressing using juice from a sweet tangerine and some good ol’ extra-virgin olive oil.

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Behind the Lens – Shades Of Grey


Behind the Lens - Shades Of Grey - Cristina A-Moore Photography

Even a photographer’s test shots can inspire further exploration…

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Kalamata, Rosemary & Olive Oil Bread recipe - TeenieCakes.com

Kalamata, Rosemary & Olive Oil Bread

Can you imagine what a fresh loaf of kalamata olives, fresh rosemary, and extra-virgin olive oil must smell like?

Spring Awakening - Babcock White Peach Tree, TeenieCakes.com

Pre-Spring Awakening – An Edible Garden Awakens!

A southern California landscape and garden starts to awake weeks before it’s officially spring!

Strawberry, Grapefruit, & Ginger-Apple Smoothie recipe - Clean Slate Cookbook

What I’m Reading: Clean Slate Cookbook – Detox Strawberry, Grapefruit, & Ginger-Apple Smoothie

With only a mere 77 calories a serving, how can you go wrong with this detox Detox Strawberry, Grapefruit, & Ginger-Apple smoothie?

Macaron Troubleshooting - Cristina A-Moore Photography

What I’m Making – Dark Tales of Macaron Troubleshooting

Is it possible to absolutely lose your macaron mojo. I wouldn’t have believed it. But its happened…

Chewy Honey-Nut & Fruit Granola Bars recipe

Chewy Honey-Nut & Fruit Granola Bars

Using familiar ingredients from the Maple, Honey Nuts & Fruit Granola prior post, I’ve worked up these chewy honey-nut & fruit granola bars. Some of the texture comes from the unsweetened puffed wheat cereal and there’s a little chocolatey surprise…

Maple, Honey Nuts & Fruit Granola recipe

Maple, Honey Nuts & Fruit Granola

Still going strong with your healthful New Year resolutions? Here’s a little indulgence that will keep you happy, a Maple with honey, nuts and fruit granola inspiration…