Amazing Peanut Butter Pie! {Recipe ReDux}

Don’t you love it when you get an idea in your head and it all comes together? How about when it’s even better than you’d imagined? That was our experience with this Amazing Peanut Butter Pie. It’s a decadent treatRead more…

Small Batch Cherry Jam

Is there anything better than the fresh taste of fruits and vegetables in season? It’s truly a pleasure in life to stop at the farmer’s market or roadside stand when there’s a rainbow of produce to choose from. Right nowRead more…

Hummingbird Cupcakes with Whipped Cream Cheese Frosting

Hummingbird Cake features the fruity flavors of banana, pineapple and coconut. It’s traditionally served as a layer cake but cupcakes are much easier to transport to a cookout! Hummingbird cake is relatively new in the cake pantheon, making its firstRead more…

Foolish Strawberries

Here’s another old fashioned dessert that is enjoying a renaissance. A fool consists of pureed fruits gently folded into (real) whipped cream. The result is a silky concoction that’s not quite ice cream, not quite mousse and definitely NOT pudding.Read more…

Lasary Voatabia: A Tomato and Onion Salad from Madagascar {FOTW}

Lasary voatabia is a tomato and onion salad that looks like bruschetta or pico de gallo. The addition of lime and ginger lends an exotic flavor that works well as a side dish or served up on your favorite breadRead more…