Milk and Oreo Rice Krispy Squares

Do I have to really convince you that milk and Oreos are great together? Adding Rice Krispy treats to the equation just sounded too good to resist myself from whipping up a batch. Perfect for the kids after school along with a tall glass of milk ! Ingredients: 14 Oreo sandwich cookies 4 cups Rice […]

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Dark Chocolate Cookies with No-Fuss Cherry Icecream

Inspiration, was once challenged to creatively use a can of pie filling , result? A creamy dreamy cherry ice cream that does not require an ice cream maker! The ice cream is great, but can it be made better?  How about if the ice cream is smushed between two chocolaty cookies?  The chocolate cookies get […]

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S’mores Chocolate Lava Cake

We had a nice family trip to Las Vegas the week after Christmas ! Some gambling (translates to losing ) , nice dinners followed by walks on the freezing strip. Sylvester had a great time enjoying various desserts and one that stood out for him was a S’mores lava cake . Guess what ? Here […]

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Street Corn Potato Skins with Siracha-Barbecue Sauce

Hot roasted corn on the cob , slathered with creamy mayonnaise , dusted with spicy chili powder , sour lime juice dripping along the sides and some salty cojita cheese trying to stick itself to the mayo  … Are you drooling yet? All these flavors are packed into a game day snack! Grill one corn […]

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Sweet Potato Quesadillas

Sweet potato casserole is a must have at almost every thanksgiving table. Now you don’t have to  wait for an entire year to enjoy this delicious side dish, especially when they are available year round at every grocery store. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Bake one medium sweet potato in a rimmed baking sheet […]

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Fig-Walnut-Mascarpone Cake

I picked up a locally made fig-walnut bar at a farmers market and it had only two ingredients . Can you guess? The flavors complimented each other so well. Though this cake has 1/2 cup of almond liquor it would certainly be not boozy ! (Did I disappoint anyone?) Ingredients: 1 cup sliced dried calimyrna […]

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