A Macaroon A Day...

… keeps the doctor away?Yes, it’s true, as long as you add dark chocolate chips to them! (Note: this is the author’s own conclusion, not a proven medical fact)...more

One-Pot Coconut-Chicken Curry

This is the recipe I used when I made curry for the first time: ...more

Kobbari Annam (Coconut Rice)

 This is an easy version of coconut rice. You would love both the versions of coconut rice as my both sons do !! The other version would be given to you very soon ...more

Homemade Coconut Milk Using Fresh Coconut

I must say, I never cooked with coconut milk growing up.  It’s not a very common ingredient in Puerto Rican savory dishes.  The only time I ever remember eating coconut related food as a child, it was always in a dessert of some sort, like flan, coquito, coconut candies or macaroons.  So after meeting the hubby, I learned that many dishes from his dad’s hometown, Barranquilla, Colombia use coconut milk....more

Grandma Yearwood's Coconut Cake (Made with Vanilla Wafers)

Vanilla wafer coconut cake is a recent discovery for me.  I was curious about this novelty and did a little research.  It didn’t take long for me to conclude that every Southern family has their own version of this cake, so it seems.  Naturally, my curiosity was peaked—I had to make one.  Let me tell you, it is DEE-li-cious!  It is decadent, rich, moist, and sweeeeeeet! The only dilemma I had was deciding which recipe to use.  In the end, I went with Trisha Yearwood’s because I had seen her make it on her ...more

Coconut Almond Granola

I LOVE Granola.. I have made it lots of ways, even a RAW Granola.  Some have nuts and dried fruit and even chocolate.    There are limitless options when making granola.  I LOVE coconut and Almonds so thats the Granola I decided to make today....more

Mango Tart with Coconut Shortbread Crust

Mangos are my favorite fruit. I grew up eating them fresh, dried, in salsas, salads and in desserts. My family loves mangos, too. We by them by the box-full if we can find a good deal. Lucky for you, I found a good deal and now I can talk about dessert....more

Coconut Lime Ice Cream

yum, yum, yum, yum, yummore