Tag Archives: dessert

No Comments Sourcream Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting Today is the other Alex’s birthday. She’s out celebrating with friends and when Alex (my Alex) went down to join up with them, I had him take some cupcakes that I made for her. The recipe for the cupcakes is... Read MoreWednesday, 25 October 2017 - Posted by
No Comments Peach Polenta Cake I found this cake in an email that I received from the Gourmandise School. The Gourmandise school is a sweet little cooking school at the top of the new Mall in Santa Monica. I’ve taken a few classes there and... Read MoreMonday, 19 June 2017 - Posted by
No Comments Apple Pie It is Thanksgiving 2016. Even in this insane year there is much to be thankful for. Keeping it simple, let’s be thankful that Ellen discovered this Crunch-top Apple Pie who knows how many years ago. She usually insists on making... Read MoreMonday, 05 December 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Dan’s Best Blueberry Tart – EVER This tart is the best thing ever. Dan knows it. Everyone who eats it knows it. He makes it every time he comes to visit us (Dan is Mimi’s husband. Mimi is Alan’s best cousin.) In addition to being Alan’s... Read MoreFriday, 10 June 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Helene’s Chocolate Brownies And Khai’s Send-Off I really like reading David Lebovitz’s blog. Someone set it up so that it automatically pops up in my email. I think Sele Nadel-Hayes did that for me. Various people help me in various ways with my computer. Sele is... Read MoreThursday, 23 October 2014 - Posted by
No Comments Baked Apples With Dried Apricots And Almonds I told my brother Phil that my ‘book group’ was coming over for dinner and that I was making baked apples for dessert. He didn’t think that was a very interesting dessert and made some comment about what’s the big... Read MoreSunday, 19 October 2014 - Posted by
Comment (1) Crispy Chocolate Cookies Half-way through the month and all I have to write about is chocolate cookies. Sad. Crispy chocolate cookies. Chocolate cookies with cornmeal because I’m on that cornmeal textural kick thing. Chococlate cookies with two kinds of chocolate – unsweetened melted... Read MoreSunday, 22 June 2014 - Posted by
Comment (1) Matzoh Crunch There has been a Hew and Cry for my Matzoh Crunch recipe which until now has been top secret (however retrievable on the internet as are all things). On the second night of Passover we went to the Solomon’s –... Read MoreMonday, 21 April 2014 - Posted by
Comment (1) Almond Honey Squares I was 17 when I started college at San Francisco State University – SFSU– a semester late. I started in January 1975 instead of the traditional September. Everyone was already comfortably settled into dorm rooms. I was late because I... Read MoreThursday, 10 April 2014 - Posted by
No Comments Vanilla Pudding – Almond Milk Issa and I have been making almond milk on a regular basis now. I think I’ve got it down to a fine science (recipe found on Batch-33.com March 3, 2014). Soak almonds, blend 1 cup with 2 ½ cups water,... Read MoreWednesday, 12 March 2014 - Posted by