Peaches & Marscapone Cream Eclairs with Amaretti Crumble & Caramel Sauce

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While in culinary school I took a course on pastry.  I grumbled and whined when I saw that pastry was next on my course work.  You see as much as I love cooking, baking I can do without.   I know, I know, “But what about all the yummy desserts on your site?” you ask…. 

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Raspberry & Chocolate Frozen Greek Yogurt Icebox Cake

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Yesterday after cleaning my kitchen from top to bottom and starting dinner in a slow-cooker, the plan being to keep my kitchen clean,  I was smacked in the noggin with an idea.  As I was wiping down the ice cream maker, that my dear friend LT has been gracious enough to allow me to hold hostage, I… 

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Cheesecake with Guava Swirl

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The story is that a long time ago on a small and enchanted little island, Guava met Cream Cheese.  Guava noticed Cream Cheese first and was very taken with how smooth and understated he was, although Guava had heard that Cream Cheese could be a little sour on occasion.  Suddenly Cream Cheese looked up and… 

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Arroz Con Dulce

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If there is one thing that I must have on my plate at some point during Christmas it’s arroz con dulce.  Which basically translates to rice candy.  It’s a sticky sweet coconut rice treat with cinnamon and raisins tossed in.  Its delicious, its sweet , it’s sticky and for me it is Christmas. I have fond… 

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