Chocolate chunk banana bread

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I’ve been wondering what to bake next for the last two days and I finally decided on this chocolate chunk banana bread. I’m very happy with how it turned out so I’m sharing it with you too. Bananas have always been a favorite of mine. I have used them in baked goods only a few times, however. This bread here is my biggest success so far.

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Peach popsicles

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Hi! How is June going for you so far? It’s super hot here and of course, I needed something refreshing. Since it’s ice cream and popsicle season  I opted to make some peach popsicles. I still haven’t bought molds and as you can see I used cups to make them. They are not that pretty this way, but they sure are tasty.

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Apricot and orange cake

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The summer is here and the days are getting hotter. Hopefully, the weather won’t take a weird turn again. I made this apricot and orange cake yesterday and it was delicious. Apricots are in season now so if you like them, you should give it a try. It’s pretty easy to make and it tastes great.

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Simple sandwich cookies

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I didn’t do much baking this past week. Sometimes I just can’t decide what I want to make (or eat). Finally, I made these cookies since I really wanted something sweet. I couldn’t come up with a better name than “simple sandwich cookies” because that’s just what they are – quite plain but still tasty, at least for me. I had a small jar of marmalade from our neighbor which worked perfectly here.

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White chocolate strawberry cheesecake

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Hello! I hope you all had a fun weekend with good weather. It wasn’t here. You know how much I like to complain about it :). Leaving that aside, I finally made the cheesecake that has been on my mind for the last few days. I have to say, it didn’t go exactly as I had planned.

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Chocolate truffles

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So I wanted some sort of sweet treat, something chocolatey. Not a cake or a cookie, something else. And what can be better than a decadent chocolate truffle? I made them yesterday and I’ve been thinking all day today about the other flavors that I’m going to try. Because I seriously need to make them more often!

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Lemon granita

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May is here! Can you believe that the fifth month of the year has started? I certainly can’t. I feel like time is passing way too fast. After a relatively cold week, I was hoping that the new one will be much warmer. That’s why I made this lemon granita. Today was pretty windy, but the next few days should finally get warm.

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Strawberry milkshake

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Here comes another strawberry recipe. This time, it’s a milkshake. I already have a Strawberry oatmeal smoothie on the blog, but this a little different. You know, I’m giving you options in case you love strawberries as much as I do:) It was absolutely delicious. It’s the perfect refreshing drink for spring.

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Strawberry pancakes

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April is here and, this time, I have no complaints about the weather. It’s been pretty warm these past few days. You can go out in a T-shirt. You have no idea how happy I am. To start this month (and just in time for the weekend) I have some strawberry pancakes for you. When I told you that I am obsessed with strawberries, I wasn’t kidding at all.

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