Tag: vanilla

Dairy Free Double Coconut Cookies Recipe

Dairy Free Double Coconut Cookies Recipe

“Are there any foods Diana needs to worry about not eating while breastfeeding?” I had brought my wonderful mother-in-law to the midwife appointment the day after Corban’s birth, knowing that Eric and I were too tired to be able to think clearly. I had encouraged […]

Vanilla Flavored Sugar Recipe

Vanilla Flavored Sugar Recipe

When it comes to edible gift giving, I think that vanilla sugar is the most popular of the flavored sugars.  In my post about flavored sugar I talk about how I started making it as a way to use empty vanilla bean pods.  While it’s […]

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe

This could quite possibly be my favorite way to preserve strawberries, in homemade ice cream! This custard based ice cream is oh so sweet with the dreamy taste of summer.  The beautiful vibrant pink color?  All natural baby!

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Spread

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Spread

I’m a sucker for pumpkin cheesecake, it’s one of the few desserts that I have true difficulty resisting.  I don’t have a big sweet tooth but I’m quite the cheese addict and I love pumpkin recipes, put the two together and common sense goes out […]

Vanilla Orange Shortbread Cookie Recipe

Vanilla Orange Shortbread Cookie Recipe

I’ve been on a baking kick lately, which is rather surprising since I consider myself a cook, not a baker.  But I’ve had the flavors of vanilla and orange kicking around in the back of my mind for weeks, and decided that the best way […]

Berries and Cream (the simplest summer dessert)

Berries and Cream (the simplest summer dessert)

I’m still on vacation, and recovering from both vacation and our pa’ina on Saturday.  Our apartment is so messy with suitcases, boxes of condiments and seasonings, laundry and bags of dishes all over the place to be unpacked and put away.  Eric and I started […]