One of the things I look forward to the most during Easter is the abundance of fresh fruit. Easter usually falls around the time when the first of the year’s in-season fruit makes its way to the markets. This year, I plan to bring one of these delicious fruit dishes to Easter brunch. I know… Read More >
As the winter drags on, it is easy to feel cooped up. While the only real cure is to wait patiently for the warmer weather to come, one thing that can help is to be surrounded with reminders of warmer places. What better way to do this than to eat foods that come from tropical… Read More >
Red Velvet experienced an explosion of popularity in the last few years. Besides the namesake cake, Red Velvet is now available in cupcake form along with pancakes, cookies, ice cream, and even lattes! The cake has gained popularity in the 20th century, but its roots stretch further back. Like with many recipes, the Red Velvet… Read More >
Luckily this year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Saturday. This means most of us have a little extra time to plan something special for a loved one. Whether it is dinner and a show or a nice home-cooked meal, we all want to make sure we spend enough time planning for the special holiday. However,… Read More >
For Valentine’s Day this year, get something sweet for your sweetheart (and no we don’t mean a generic heart-shaped box of chocolates). Of course your significant other would love a homemade treat, but if baking isn’t exactly in your wheelhouse, we have just what you need to give a decadent and delicious gift.
Just because Latin America celebrates Christmas with sun instead of snow, that doesn’t make their festivities any less fun or delicious. Here are a few traditional Christmas desserts from the Southern Hemisphere!
While Christmas isn’t celebrated universally, there are many countries across the world that take part in the winter holiday. Besides exchanging gifts and spending time with loved ones, Christmas also includes a lot of sweet treats. Here in the United States, Christmas confectionaries usually include candies, sugar cookies, and eggnog, but in other countries, other… Read More >
If you’re under the impression that the irresistible flavor of cheesecake can’t be found in other desserts, it’s time to open those pretty eyes. Cheesecake is everywhere: in pies, in milkshakes, and even cookies.