Gluten Free Oatmeal Raisin Little Larabars

Just a Sliver: Gluten Free Little Larabars

I told you I would post a healthy recipe...it just took a while. This homemade Larabar recipe is SO simple! Gluten free, too [major bonus points] I adapted this recipe to include rolled oats rather than quick oats. Thanks to a few friends, I'm on a … [Read more...]

Funfetti Donuts

Just a Sliver: Baked Funfetti Doughnuts

Finally back to baking in the USA! This means more space, a dishwasher (hallelujah!), my mixer, and finding everything I need at just one grocery store...it's the little things. This recipe from Sally's Baking Addiction was floating around the … [Read more...]

Mini Eclairs

Just a Sliver: Mini Eclairs

After going to Paris (see part 1 & part 2) and having the most delicious eclair I decided to try making them at home. It's a very similar process to the Cream Puffs and the results were fantastic. I had a little bit of trouble with the frosting … [Read more...]

Cherry Nutella Heart Pastries

Just a Sliver: Cherry Nutella Heart Pastries

This recipe is so easy that I feel a little guilty. But they are so cute!! The original recipe I found was for mini pies but I decided to go with flaky, pastry dough instead. The cherry and Nutella combination was amazing - cherry is by far the best … [Read more...]

Homemade Cream Puffs

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Frist recipe of the New Year! First of all, please pardon my absence. The year started off quite hectic and then I got slammed with a little bug. So now I'm back, feeling normal again, and ready to give you this awesome recipe for Homemade Cream … [Read more...]

Top 10 Viewed Recipes of 2013

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Another year is coming to a close! And what an incredible year it's been. I have made some of my all-time favorite recipes this year, some of which made the top 10 list. So here you have it, the most viewed recipe posts on Just a Sliver from 2013. … [Read more...]

Apple Cinnamon Simmering Scent

Just a Sliver: Apple Cinnamon Simmering Scent

I was really excited when I saw this idea on my Bloglovin feed from how sweet it is. It is the perfect way to make your apartment or house smell amazing especially for the Holidays. I haven't been able to find my beloved apple cinnamon candles in … [Read more...]

Nutella & Jam Pastries

Just a Sliver: Nutella Pastries

Here's a really simple semi-homemade recipe for a delicious pastry. All you need is some puff pastry dough, a little Nutella, jam, and some confectioners' sugar. This recipe is perfect for the busy holiday season when time is so limited! This pastry … [Read more...]

8 Non-Traditional Pumpkin Recipes

8 Non-Traditional Pumpkin Recipes - Just a Sliver

Thanksgiving is just ONE WEEK away!! Pumpkin and Apple Pie are traditional and usually so delicious but sometimes its good to mix it up. Include the flavors of the season in a non-traditional way. Here are 8 recipes that will impress your guests - … [Read more...]

Semi-Homemade Cannoli

Just a Sliver: Semi-Homemade Cannoli

Here's a recipe for semi-homemade cannolis :) I saw the cannoli shells at the grocery store and had to try them. You can definitely make these completely from scratch but it requires a little bit more work. There are many tutorials online including … [Read more...]