Freeze-Ahead

Carrot Cake with Avocado Oil and Flaxseed

We love carrot cake, especially when there is a layer of cream cheese frosting…a thin layer of cream cheese frosting is all we need, this way it will not take all the credit from […]

Frangipane Toast

Okay, you might feel that I am cheating…this is a simple version of the Frangipane Rolls. Since we had so much frangipane rolls, I decided to use up the almond cream so it would […]

Ice Cream Swiss Roll

This is a fun Swiss roll, especially during the hot weather. And the best part of it, is that you can prepare way in advance and store in the freezer until you are […]

Esfiha – Baked Meat Pie

Sorry for being away…this couple of weeks so much has happened in my life…one of my very good friends has stopped all the treatments for cancer, therefore she is under palliative and hospice care, […]

Lemon Juice Ice Cubes

Do you find yourself with lots of lemons or limes? Here…you can do the following:

1. Squeeze juice out of the lemons or limes
2. Pour in the ice cube mold
3. Freeze until the juice is solid
4. Remove and store […]

May 19th, 2013|Categories: Condiment, Freeze Ahead, Make Ahead, Simple Idea|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Lemon Juice Ice Cubes

Strawberry Coulis

This is very easy and great to have available all the time. I like to make when the strawberries are in season and store them in the freezer and when needed just thaw […]

April 26th, 2013|Categories: Freeze Ahead, Make Ahead, Simple Idea|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Strawberry Coulis

Mochi Balls

I love the texture of mochi, slightly chewy, soft, gooey…and very versatile, can be served in savory or sweet dishes. This dough can be used in many traditional Asian snacks/dishes and it is […]

April 5th, 2013|Categories: Freeze Ahead, Make Ahead, Simple Idea|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Mochi Balls