Baked Cream Cheese Wontons

Just a Sliver: Baked Cream Cheese Wontons

I know it's September but I'm holding off on doing/baking/talking all things fall. I don't like when seasons are rushed! One thing that I will openly embrace though is the start of football season. I just love having the TV on with football games all … [Read more...]

Frozen Banana Bites with Peanut Butter

Just a Sliver: Frozen Banana Bites with Peanut Butter

After dinner [or any meal, I guess] I need something sweet. Preferably with a little chocolate. We all need a somewhat healthy, small, go to sweet-tooth-fix and here is one of those options for you. These frozen banana bites are the perfect little … [Read more...]

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...]