Kreativ Blogger Award

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Honey Mango Ice Cream

I have a confession - I hate honey. I've been in denial for quite some time. How can I hate something that looks and sounds so sweet, yet the smell and taste just make me unsatisfied? I've tried so hard. I bought honey to make honey sesame chicken. … [Continue reading]

Strawberries and Cream Tart

It's finally here - strawberry season! I discovered last year there is a farm about 45 minutes away where I can pick my own strawberries. It seems like the last few things I have made are strawberry-related: strawberry tart, strawberry ice cream, … [Continue reading]

Dorie’s Soft Chocolate and Berry Tart

Did anybody else watch The Next Food Network Star premiere last night? I'm excited for a new season! I don't have a favorite yet, but I think Brett looks a lot like Adam from last season. While watching the promos, I did favor Michael, but I'm not … [Continue reading]

Baked Coconut Shrimp

I love fried food. Who doesn't? Unfortunately, I eat a lot of it, especially when I eat out. Onion rings, fried zucchini, cheese sticks, fried chicken, fried shrimp, fried fish, the list goes on. What's one way to enjoy fried food without frying? … [Continue reading]

Why Blanch Broccoli?

I had someone point out to me that I'm mainly a baking blog. That is true - 75% of my cookbook collection deals with baking and most of the recipes blogged are desserts. However, I do cook often. I usually make the same dishes, which I blogged a long … [Continue reading]