Tag "Dessert"

By Season

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

Because I’m one of those people who makes everyone at the Thanksgiving table say what they’re thankful for (and because I just finished a freelance article of how to stop

Grains & Rice

Apple Upside Down Cornmeal Cakes

If there is a consolation for summer’s end and that consolation came in the form of food, it would be apples, no? They are the very essence of goodness. And,

Snacks & Desserts

Chocolate Raspberry Ice Box Cake

Ice Box Cakes were something I’d read about in American food magazines for years without really understanding what they were. Since you don’t bake them – hello ice box! –

Fruits

Peaches and Cream Muffins

I’m on a break with Facebook. I know. How could I survive? But I’m just so tired of trying to keep up with their ever-evolving practices. Don’t get me wrong.

Snacks & Desserts

Lisa’s Letters Home: Chocolate Marshmallow Mousse

Someone must have finally remembered to pay our summer bill because it’s hot! And I don’t mean 16C and everyone gets overexcited and digs out their flipflops hot, I mean

Dairy

Roasted Strawberry Ice Cream

Why make ice cream at home? I’ve always won­dered. There are many things that one can buy that I do like to make myself so that I know about what’s in it

By Meal Type

Cherry Hand Pies

You’re almost there, the finish line is in sight – it’s the last week of school! In fact, there’s probably so little actual learning going on this week it’s hardly

By Season

Lisa’s Letters Home: Chocolate Pavlova with Balsamic Strawberries

When I first moved to England in 2000, I used to spend a lot of time watching the food channel (Carlton back then, I think.) I didn’t really get out

Fruits

Macerated Strawberries and Mascarpone Mint Parfaits

I’ve tapped out of everything. I can’t remember what to put in Scarlett’s book bag any longer, her lunch is a total after thought, dinner is a lost cause, hell,

Snacks & Desserts

Gluten Free Chocolate Flourless Cake

I have never been a beautiful baker, but I’ve always baked, and I considered my lopsided cakes charming, even if no one else did. But there’s ugly baking, and then