Coconut & Green Tea Ice Cream

Coconut & Green Tea Ice Cream

Ice cream is awesome! Homemade ice cream is awesomer! Yes, homemade ice cream can be somewhat time-consuming, but allow me to explain why it’s worth the effort and awesomer than store-bought ice cream. (I am fully aware that “awesomer” is technically not a word.) Creaminess to the max! Peanut butter swirl with pickles? Ok! Because you… 

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Sweet Pea Pesto & Pancetta Gnocchi

Sweet Pea Pesto & Gnocchi

  Over a year ago we cut the cable.  I found myself spending way too many hours watching The Real Housewives, both new episodes and rerun marathons of episodes I had already seen.  I was literally wasting away watching 40-year-old woman drama, cat fights and extravagant spending. It had become a problem, so I petitioned… 

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Sriracha Glazed Chicken with Pickled Plum Salad

Spicy Chicken with Pickled Plum Salad

  Notice anything different? I’ll give you a minute to figure it out. If you haven’t figured it out yet you and my husband should meet. I could paint a wall bright purple and it would take him a week to notice.  And, no I don’t think I am exaggerating. In addition to moving servers… 

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Grapefruit, Avocado and Lump Crab Salad with Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette & Coconut Chips

Grapefruit, Avocado and Crab Salad

Spring is springing or trying to spring under a layer of snow in some parts. I sorry for those of you who still have snow on the ground and I am really, really sorry for those of you who just got more snow on the ground. But, don’t worry I got your back. Maybe spring… 

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Elvis Blondies : Peanut Butter, Banana, Bacon and Chocolate Blondies

Elvis Blondies

You may be thinking, “Hey! didn’t you already post these?” or “I saw these, but when I went to get the recipe your site disappeared!” It’s been a little bit of a crazy week over here.  Thanks you all of you awesome people I grew out of the shared server I was on and had… 

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Puerto Rican “Fried Rice”

Puerto Rican Fried Rice

There is just two of us in our little house, which results in a lot of leftovers sometimes.  Especially when it comes to rice. We like rice, no we love rice.  Rice is to Puerto Ricans what potatoes are to Americans. Growing up in a Puerto Rican home the standard meal was rice, beans and… 

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