This dessert reminds me of something my mother would make us when we were young. Her meringue style dessert had the addition of ground almonds I believe. It was one of my favourite desserts she ever made, the crunch of that meringue paired with the creamy cold whipped cream, and burst of sweet berries; it … Continue reading Pavlova | Strawberries & Cream Meringue
One of the easiest and most delicious desserts you can make any time of the year, but especially now with Valentine's Day right around the corner is Panna Cotta. I have always loved this dessert, and once I made it, I could not believe how simple it was. The best part is, it is a no bake … Continue reading Panna Cotta with Berry Sauce
I have been making this dessert for years, and every time I bring it over to an event I always get asked for the recipe. People are always so impressed by this pie, that they don't believe me when I tell them how easy it is to make! I finally found Key Lime's at my … Continue reading Key Lime Pie | Delicious & Easy Dessert
This recipe is very different from my usual recipes because it is VEGAN! I have a lot of respect for vegans (especially those who do it for ethical reasons) and so this recipe is for you guys! I of course am not vegan as you can probably tell from my past recipes, however I feel … Continue reading Vegan Blueberry Oatmeal Muffins
Yes, you read that title right! These cookies are free of refined sugars and carbohydrates (and also butter)! This is quite different from the usual recipes that I share with you all because this is actually healthy! lol... No, seriously though, they say necessity is the mother of all invention and this recipe was created … Continue reading Sugar & Gluten FREE Cookies (For You & Your dog)!
Today (February 5th) is apparently WORLD NUTELLA DAY! Well, that had me thinking of my favourite way to eat Nutella, and that would have to be in my homemade Bomboloni, or filled Italian donuts (Canadian spelling - doughnuts). I have made this recipe quite a few times, and I feel like I have really perfected … Continue reading Nutella Bomboloni | Mini Stuffed Donuts!
A year ago I decided to share my method for making the easiest and most beautiful chocolate covered (or dipped) strawberries. It was one of the first dessert recipes I made for my YouTube channel and surprisingly the ONLY video I decided to not include a written blog post for. I figured the video was … Continue reading Chocolate Covered Strawberries – Valentine’s Recipe
If you're thinking of visiting the Amalfi Coast but you're not too sure, let me make your decision easier.. just GO!! The Amalfi Coast in Italy is truly a dream destination. Iconic views, delicious food, and so many lovely shops and stops to visit along the way. I will highlight my favourite things about the … Continue reading A Day In The Amalfi Coast
Over time I have read through, related to, been moved by, and thus gathered many quotations. If you follow me on Instagram (@LaDolceLisa) it is no secret that I adore quotes of all kinds, as I love to pair them with my photography. That being said, travel quotes in particular have always spoken to me on a personal … Continue reading The Best Travel Quotes
Montreal, Quebec takes their pastry (patisserie) shops very seriously. Every time I visit this lovely Canadian city I feel as though I am transported to a tantalizing European city. Old Montreal in particular is very charming and with that charm comes some of the best French pastries I've tasted outside of Paris. I have put together a … Continue reading Best Pastries in Montreal