Category Archives: lemon

Lemon White Chocolate Bars

Happy April, everyone! April is the month of springtime, Easter (usually), and my mom’s birthday. My mom’s birthday is in mid-April, but when I was home over spring break last month I made these bars for her — because there are few things my mom loves more than lemon-y baked goods. My first attempt at […]

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Lemon Sugar Cookies

I made these two months ago for my friend’s birthday. Better late than never on posting them, right?! They taste a lot like the infamous Lofthouse cookies (but lemonized!) – and are decorated similarly as well. I didn’t realize the resemblance until someone at school mentioned it! Lemon Sugar Cookies Recipe source: Mother Thyme 3 […]

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Jello Cookies

These are a must-bake for kids. Why? Because they are colorful and super sweet. I know, I know, kids shouldn’t have a ton of sugar — but I’m a firm believer in the “everything in moderation” mantra. I was at my parents’ house the weekend I made these. My mom hated them (too sweet!) and […]

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Pink Lemonade Cupcakes

Lemonade (or pink lemonade, if you prefer) is a staple of summertime. But today is the first day of September and summer is ending. I might be in the minority on this, but I’m looking forward to autumn — cooler weather, sweaters, football, slow-cooked foods, orange and red leaves, and apple-based baked goods are all […]

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Citrus Layer Cake

My mom’s birthday was on April 11th. Her favorite desserts always involve lemon, so I decided to make her this adorable lemon poppy seed layer cake. The cake turns out to be relatively small, because each layer is only 3 or 4″. It was the perfect cake for my parents and I to share on […]

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