Category Food


Chocolate-Glazed Alfajores

You’ve probably had an Alfajor before, but just didn’t know what it was called.  An Alfajor is a Spanish/Latin American confection of two small round cookies with Dulce de Leche sandwiched in between.  The cookies are usually soft and crumbly, almost biscuit like.  There are plenty of variations, but the one I like best is […]

healthy ice cream

Ice Cream: A Quick and Healthy Snack

I love finding recipes for healthier alternatives to some of my favorite foods. In our house we always have a couple quarts of ice cream stocked away in the freezer. And my two boys go crazy for it just at the mention of the word “ice cream.” So of course, when I saw this posted […]

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Coffee Cream-Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

Anyone can cook from a recipe, but it’s when you make it your own that makes it memorable.  When I saw my friend post this picture on Instagram, I knew it was a recipe (and story) worth sharing.  Just looking at the picture makes my mouth water.  I will definitely be trying out this recipe […]