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VANILLA YOGURT PANNA COTTA WITH WARM BERRY SAUCE

One of the things I love most about food blogging, other than the food, is the opportunities I have to try new products that I might never have known about or thought to try. I will admit that some of them I haven’t been thrilled with and those have never made it to the blog to be shared with all …

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Mississippi Mud Bars

The recipe for this decadent gift from the chocolate gods hails from the latest cookbook in my collection, Dessert for Two. This bible of small-batch dessert baking—recipes that yield desserts for two or a few, instead of eight to 10—has been in my possession only a few short weeks, and I’ve already splattered its pages with butter. For a cookbook, …

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DISNEYLAND’S CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER SANDWICH

We were just in Disneyland a few months ago eating these delicious chocolate peanut butter sandwiches!  No bread involved here!  It’s a graham cracker coated in chocolate, a peanut butter filling on top, then the whole cracker dipped in milk chocolate.  When you sink your teeth into that first bite it is absolutely amazing!  And another great thing about this …

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Blueberry Cobbler : Just 3 Ingredients

Do you love blueberries? They are a huge favorite in this house. Which is probably why I have so many blueberry recipes here. We can’t seem to get enough. They are the flavor I think about most when it comes time for spring & summer. That fresh flavor that blends so well with so many others, like lemon, lime or …

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Spicy Pineapple Pepper Slaw

I’LL MAKE THIS QUICK…. cuz WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET… this is a great salad on it’s own, but perfect for tacos and the like. SPICY PINEAPPLE SLAW there are no specific measurements. i make small batches of this all the time.  just use your taste buds. a little of this and a little of that… warning…this is …

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Roasted Golden Beetroot with Spinach, Bacon & Ruby Grapefruit

A warm salad of slow-roasted beetroot with wilted spinach and crisped bacon bits, sprinkled with olive oil and flecks of ruby grapefruit. Roasted Golden Beetroot with Spinach & Bacon. Golden beetroot is a hybrid popular these days among chefs and foodsters. I’ve tasted it a few times in restaurants, and it hasn’t blown my skirt up. In each dish I’ve …

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Delicious Peanut Buttercream Frosting with Easy Chocolate Cake

all i can say is…if you love PEANUT BUTTERyou’ll love this cake.  this “cake”post is all about the frosting. the cake is good and super easy to throw together, but it definitely takes a back seat to this sweet savory smooth peanut butter buttercream frosting. my friends were absolutely head over heals about this cake.  the aroma of peanut butter …

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Gado-Gado: hot & cold salad with a spicy peanut sauce

My version of Gado-Gado is one of only a handful of recipes in my cookbook that isn’t accompanied by a photograph. This was not for lack of trying: we prepared a gorgeous platter for the shoot, but the pictures were so disappointing that they were booted out of the book. An intriguing combinaton of warm & cold ingredients and a …

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Vietnamese Coffee Jelly Dessert…easy

super easy, clean and tasty cool dessert for a summer party. OR…just kick start your day, maybe brighten a June gloom afternoon… coffee jelly, or JELLO as we call it, is a popular dessert in Asia.  in Japan they serve it black, slightly sweetened in a cup…or sometimes offer it with ice cream or in milkshakes.  it’s even served with …

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Low cal.-Low Fat, Moist Delicious Cupcakes…too easy

are you really serious about that BIKINI ?  go to the gym 4 times a week ? eat fish and vegetables EVERY DAY ? give up on all the sweets ??? NO…but you might want to consider some alternatives… BEWARE…that swimsuit will be moving to the front of the closet before you know it. DIET SODA CUPCAKES original found everywhere …

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