Entertaining

Sweet Tooth Tuesday: Savory Cheesecake

Sweet Tooth Tuesday: Savory Cheesecake

Yes, you read it right, a SAVORY Cheesecake! Spring is finally upon us, so I’ve created this asparagus & lemon-pepper offering to the goddess of spring flowers. It may sound a bit odd, but this treat is a mix between quiche and cheesecake. It’s packed with […]

Spiked Chocolate Fondue

Spiked Chocolate Fondue

It’s Valentine’s season and that means CHOCOLATE! I love the stuff, especially when surrounding carmel and finished with sea salt (Cutie, I hope you’re taking notes). However, I’m looking for something hot to keep me warm on these cold winter nights! We’re getting a snow storm tomorrow; this is the perfect decadence for a lazy day. I love making this for parties because it takes very little effort, and always leaves my guests in a cocoa coma! (It always surprises me how chocolate stunners like fondue or flourless chocolate cake are always the simplest recipes.) It’s also great preceded by my Sparkling Cheese Fondue.

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Lemon Blackberry Frangipane Tart

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Lemon Blackberry Frangipane Tart

Loving the in-season berries? Make a Lemon Blackberry Frangipane tart!

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Angel Food Cake with Strawberry Cream

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Angel Food Cake with Strawberry Cream

I WUVV this cake! At least that’s what I exclaimed, while stuffing my mouth with a whole slice of cake, when I had my first taste of heavenly cake when I was six. It happens to be my mother’s favorite cake, and so my Grandmother Joyce […]

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Meyer Lemon Mille Crepe with Blueberries

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Meyer Lemon Mille Crepe with Blueberries

Where has spring gone today? I feel as if Mother Nature is playing a joke on us–one day warm and sunny, the next bitter cold. I am desperate to feel the warm spring air on my face, but I guess I’ll have to settle on […]

Sweet Tooth Tuesday: Pumpkin Tart with Pecans

Sweet Tooth Tuesday: Pumpkin Tart with Pecans

When I ask most people what their favorite pie is, the answer is usually pumpkin. I guess it brings back memories of childhood Thanksgivings and jumping into piles of leaves. Even though it’s fall I didn’t even thinking of baking such a dessert until I […]