Tuesdays With Dorie – Coconut Tea Cake

This week's recipe was one I made last year when I had some limes in the kitchen. Knowing how much I loved it, I decided to make it again when it was chosen. I didn't take an updated picture because well, it looks exactly the same. Except I used … [Continue reading]

McCormick’s D.I.Y Workshop

The lovely people at McCormick have contacted me again about trying out their "Decorate It Yourself (D.I.Y) Workshop." Now, when they said they'd send me a toolkit, I thought they meant a care package like last time. I remember coming home and my … [Continue reading]

Tuesdays With Dorie – Soft Chocolate and Raspberry Tart

Ok so I technically I made this week's recipe this past summer - Dorie's Soft Chocolate and Raspberry Tart. Over the summer, the local berry farm lets visitors pick strawberries and black raspberries. Talk about fresh berries, no? Although I loved … [Continue reading]

Tuesdays With Dorie – Thumbprints For Us Big Guys

This week's recipe was Dorie's Thumbprints For Us Big Guys. When I first heard this name, I thought she meant there was alcohol or even coffee in them, but I think she just meant they are more delicate with their lovely, sandy texture and jam filling … [Continue reading]

Tuesdays With Dorie – Toasted Coconut Custard Tart

This week's challenge is Dorie's Toasted Coconut Custard Tart, which called for dark rum. Now I rarely drink alcohol, but I know dark rum has a specific flavor profile compared to other types of rum or even rum extract. I've been debating on spending … [Continue reading]

Smores Cheesecake

After making and giving away the birthday cheesecake, I was craving cheesecake of my own. While I was searching for cheesecake recipes, I came across several that looked amazing, including a smores cheesecake. Toasted marshmallows?? SOLD! This … [Continue reading]