New year's traditions

  I think every coutry has its own traditions for new years, and all of them are directed to same thing, Love, wealth and happiness!!!I wish you all a GREAT 2015!!Full of love and remember where is life there is hope and may God bless all the world with peace and Happinnes!!!To see the full story visit:http://milgrageas.blogspot.com/2014/12/tradiciones-de-ano-nuevo-en-mi-fa......more

Chocolate Pecan Pies

  Pecan pie is one of the quickest and simplest bakes, just requiring some melting and mixing in a pan, a pastry case and oven. Dark chocolate adds a dimension of decadence to the mix.There were thirteen of us around for Boxing Day so I made a couple of 9 inch pies....more

Four Ingredient TWIX Bars

I decided at the last minute that I wanted to bring a sweet treat to a family Christmas party, but I knew I didn’t have time to bake, or to let it cool to take with me in the car.  These four ingredient twix bars were the PERFECT solution!!...more

Caramel Brownies

Caramel Brownieshttp://www.thegourmetmom.com/10821/63329/a/caramel-brownies Eat what you love, love what you eat!...more

Apricot Butter Cake

This was my first time baking a butter cake. The cake turned out looking a little heavier than I’ve wanted it to be, but I was delighted that my friends enjoyed the cake nevertheless. Phew!Read more from 'Apricot Butter Cake For An Autumn Delight'....more

Rum Baba

I often cook pastry with my son. We usually work in a kind of tandem. He loves to play with dough, and I like to eat it all.To say the truth, it has become kind of tradition. And the initiative in most cases comes from my little son.We have already cooked Gugelhupf with him, and we make Tiramisu very often, as well as lots of other desserts....more

Parmesan and Herb Focaccia

You know those moments where you almost wish you could've done something earlier, and almost had? I almost made this focaccia a lot earlier in the day - instead I waited for it to come hot out of the oven for when Ricky got home. I'm so glad I didn't make it earlier! Now Focaccia will always have a brand new meaning for me, and it's all cause he popped the question! (I said yes!)...more

Swiss Onion Bread

Swiss Onion Bread - soft bread swirled with caramelized onions and gooey Swiss cheese.Get the recipe HERE...more

Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

I get the exhilarating feeling of a cool wind rushing by my face as I ski down the snowy slopes of the Swiss Alps on a cold, winter morning.Remember those ads from York Peppermint Patties? Well, that is the exact feeling you get when you bite into one of these Chocolate Peppermint cookies, a cool, minty flavor paired with a chocolate cookie....Mmmmm!...more

Gingerbread Men

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without the T.V. yule log, ugly sweaters, and of course delicious warm and soft gingerbread men baking in the kitchen! It was Christmas Day and I felt it wouldn’t be complete without a fresh batch baking as we opened gifts! ...more