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Cinnamon Rolls à la Alton Brown…

Cinnamon Rolls à la Alton Brown…

Last week I was on the search for cinnamon rolls that could be prepared at night and baked in the morning. My search ended after a friend sent me the recipe for Alton Brown’s...

My Favorite Banana Crumb Muffins

I have made many banana bread recipes, but this one is by far my favorite. This recipe yields an absolutely delicious, moist muffin with a delectable crunchy crumb topping. I honestly think I have...

Holy Guacamole

I always thought I hated avocados, just like I think I hate raw tomatoes. However, on a recent trip to Whole Foods I discovered I love guacamole; therefore, my hatred of avocados is fabricated!...

Surf & Turf and a Winner

Surf & Turf and a Winner

Yes, I cook too! Tonight for dinner we had King Crab Legs, New York Strip Steaks and Mushroom Risotto. The crab was steamed in a stock pan with one teaspoon of Old Bay Seasoning...

Lemon Curd Coconut Cupcakes

When I made the coconut cupcakes earlier in the week, I had a bunch of coconut cream cheese frosting left over. This frosting was too amazing to throw away, so I had to do...

Pina Colada Cupcakes

I have been obsessed with frozen pina coladas in recent months, which in turn, has led me on the search for other coconutty deliciousness. I was searching the Food Network website and found an...

Mini Berry Cheesecakes

Mini Berry Cheesecakes Ingredients 1/2 cup plus 1 1/2 Tbsp. sugar; divided use 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 2 Tbsp. butter or margarine, melted 2.5 pkg. (8 oz. each) cream cheese, softened 1 1/2...

Summer Fruit Galette

I decided to join Tuesdays with Dorie at the urging of Em, The Repressed Pastry Chef. I thought it would be interesting to see varying interpretations of a dessert all made from the same...

Mini Brownies and Cheesecakes

Yesterday I made mini desserts: three types of cheesecakes and brownie bites. I searched the internet for quite some time looking for a great brownie recipe. I decided on a recipe that claimed to...

Oooey Gooey S’Mores

When I think of summer desserts, S’mores immediately come to mind! However, I am lacking a fire pit, I despise camping and quite frankly, I am not the outdoorsy type. So, when I saw...