Category Archives: dessert
A couple of weeks ago we went over to my brother-in-law ans sister-in-law’s apartment. My birthday was the week before but we hadn’t seen them due to some family stuff. We had a delicious dinner of lime chicken enchiladas (I will need to recreate this recipe soon) and for dessert my sister-in-law made some peanut […]
Today is Lemonade Day. But regardless if you’re reading this today on lemonade day or not, lemonade is a delicious and refreshing thing to drink almost all year round, but especially on these hot summer days. And its even good as summer is coming to an end with school starting, and as the days start […]
We have two plum trees, I believe I have mentioned this before. They ripen at different times and have different flavors. The Santa Rosa plum is a dark purple and juiciest when bitten into, the Satsuma is closer to a red and hardier. Both are good but for different reasons.
Recipe Update: I, Aimee, made another of my mom’s delicious recipes. These crepes are so easy and so delicious! Plus, the great thing about crepes is you can top them with whatever you want. Crepes are so easy, I had forgotten – I had not made them for years. I have to admit my inspiration […]
Do you know Fluff? It has to be the easiest dessert/salad you can make. And it is completely versatile too, pick your jello flavor and fruit to match. If you love strawberries; use strawberry jello with fresh strawberries. If you love orange; choose orange jello with mandarin oranges. If you love pistachio; use pistachio […]
Since it is National Ice Cream Day on July 21 and National Ice Cream Month the whole month of July, I needed to make some ice cream today. I searched pinterest for a recipe I had all the ingredients for.
Candied almonds are a great treat to make in the winter time. The smell of the sugars and the cinnamon together just reminds me of winter. The sweet smell in the air is so strong and beautiful. And the smell of roasted nuts, isn’t that just perfect for Christmas time too? (Chestnuts roasting on an […]
Yes, you read that right – plum ice cream. I have plums and more plums growing on my tree and they are ripe, ripe, ripe. We can only eat so much, make so much jam, and share so many.
It is once again National Ice Cream Day today – It comes once a year on the 3rd Sunday in July and what a glorious food holiday it is. I mean, really who doesn’t like ice cream? (Though I did have a friend growing up who liked to melt it in the microwave first). Anyway, […]