Homemade Chocolate Syrup

By Monday, August 6, 2012 19 , Permalink 0

Whenever the inspiration to bake strikes I go through my cookbooks and start dissecting it page by page. Often times I realize that I do not have an ingredient that is essential to the recipe. Most of those times I can make or substitute whatever is missing, phew! Today A. and I decided to make cake from ...

Molasses Cookies

By Thursday, July 26, 2012 8 , , Permalink 0

I remember growing up and buying pan dulce* at the store. It wasn't an everyday deal which made it a special ocassion. My favorites have always been conchas** and molasses cookies. Back then I would have never put much thought into making my own. It was easier to simply buy them. But lately I have been all about ...

Raspberry Cobbler

By Tuesday, July 24, 2012 11 , , , Permalink 0

Saturday we took the boys raspberry picking and we had such a blast! My only problem with the whole adventure was figuring out what to do with the 6 pounds of raspberries we picked!! Yeah...     The possibilities are endless: raspberry pie, raspberry cobbler, raspberry ice cream, raspberry jam. And the list is practically endless! Vinaigrettes, saldas, marinades, ...