fourth of july ice box cake

  an ice box cake…does it get much better than that? all that whip cream… i love whip cream ! i mean love it. i also use to love fourth of july. it was my favorite holiday growing up, i suppose because as a family it was our most social one. it was an allContinue reading “fourth of july ice box cake”

eat: strawberry & blueberry scones

my little adventure isn’t quite over yet, but i thought i would get back on the blog and write a little post that i have had pending. my guest blogger fell through and i am sorry about that…i hate to say something is going to happen and it doesn’t. perhaps, the blog just needed aContinue reading “eat: strawberry & blueberry scones”

eat: grapefruit and rosemary almond cake

first off, i have to admit that i am listening to Beyonce while typing this, which is pretty much out of character for me. did anybody else watch her documentary on HBO this past weekend? i had to try out one of her albums, which is a first for me, besides her radio hits. iContinue reading “eat: grapefruit and rosemary almond cake”

eat: pavlovas with low fat pastry cream and blueberry/lavender sauce

 even though i just did a food post ( i try to space them out for variety) i am surrendering to doing another…BECAUSE, i am so excited about my new Canon eF 50mm f/1.8 II camera lens . i used one of those nifty gift cards from christmas over at amazon to buy this little gem.Continue reading “eat: pavlovas with low fat pastry cream and blueberry/lavender sauce”

eat: saffron/orange/olive oil baked donuts

no fear, you can have your donut and eat it too. thanks to the donut baking pan.  i actually made these donuts a while back, but just never posted about them.  the photos have been sitting on my computer and luckily go along with my new found inspiration for healthy habits -as it is theContinue reading “eat: saffron/orange/olive oil baked donuts”