Tag: dessert

Mango on a Stick

Mango on a Stick

[ 2 ] July 12, 2015 |

It’s mango season here in Florida. Sweet and refreshing, mangoes are rich in vitamins A and C, beta-carotene, potassium, and fiber. And, when served on a stick, mangoes become fun to eat. It’s the perfect summer dessert.  It’s so easy and so inexpensive to make this delightful dessert. A snack ready in no time. Maple […]

Read More

Chocolate Peppermint Brownies

Chocolate Peppermint Brownies

[ 3 ] December 5, 2014 |

  Brownies are definitely a favorite. These Chocolate Peppermint Brownies are a chocolate lover’s dream with peppermint flavor. Moist and fudgy, these brownies are made from scratch. I threw some candy canes in a ziplock bag and use a meat mallet to crush them. They make a great addition to your holiday baking. They look […]

Read More

Mini Maple Apple Pies

Mini Maple Apple Pies

[ 7 ] October 2, 2014 |

  Apple pie is a traditional dessert.  Each family or almost has its own recipe and everyone like to add his or her personal touch to perfect the best  pie. I can’t resist the taste of cinnamon and the aroma of baked apples. These mini Maple Apple Pies make a stunning presentation and they are […]

Read More

Berry Streusel Bars

Berry Streusel Bars

[ 3 ] February 1, 2013 |

Let’s talk about coconut oil. I started using coconut oil myself few years ago. I have been so impressed after reading about the health benefits of coconut oil, that I felt an obligation to use it in my daily routine. Coconut oil has a long and highly respected reputation in many culture of the world. […]

Read More

Whoopie Pies

Whoopie Pies

[ 1 ] January 28, 2013 |

Have you ever made Whoppie Pie? I just made some for the first time.  These tender little cakes are fantastic. The traditional Whoppie Pie is not a pie at all, but a cake like sandwich cookie with a luscious cream filling. The Whoppie Pies are easy to make at home. After you pull the cakes […]

Read More

Marbled-Chocolate Banana Bread

Marbled-Chocolate Banana Bread

[ 2 ] January 16, 2013 |

Give a twist to your regular banana bread. This Marbled-Chocolate Banana Bread is for the chocolate lover. Moist, soft and  tender  this chocolate banana bread will please the whole family. We all know that anything Chocolate is pleasing!  Add melted chocolate chips to the batter and you get the  marble effect for this amazing Marbled-Chocolate […]

Read More

Chocolate Chip Apricot Banana Bread

Chocolate Chip Apricot Banana Bread

[ 2 ] January 1, 2013 |

Banana Bead is one of my favorite quick bread. Easy and versatile, you can add you favorite ingredients to your basic banana bread recipe. Chocolate chip, apricot and coconut add some wonderful flavor to this moist and tender banana bread. The best bananas to use in any banana bread or cake are the ones that […]

Read More

LEMON BARS

LEMON BARS

[ 12 ] December 14, 2012 |

Classic lemon squares are always a popular dessert at teas, luncheons, and potluck. I will never forget my first attempt to make lemon bars many years ago. I misread the recipe and add too much lemon juice. They were so tart, my friend almost choked to death. We are still laughing about it!  Fortunately, my […]

Read More

Mango Banana Pops

Mango Banana Pops

[ 3 ] June 17, 2012 |

Looking for something refreshing, these mango-banana pops are yummy.  A healthy summer treat loves by adults and children. Sweet and juicy, it is  mango  season right now in Florida. The trees are filled with the delicious fruit. Mango, banana, and plain nonfat Greek yogurt bring a Tropical flavor to these popsicles. MANGO-BANANA POPS   Print […]

Read More

Vegan Chocolate Mousse

Vegan Chocolate Mousse

[ 6 ] November 5, 2011 |

A rich Chocolate mousse with little fat, no refined sugars and easy to prepare.  The mousse is creamy and satisfying.  I use 1 package MORI-NU brand silken tofu for the base of the mousse. Serve in a small glass with a strawberry. The recipe is adapted from “The Survivor’s Handbook, Cancer project”.   VEGAN CHOCOLATE […]

Read More