Orange Scented Crepes

Crepe So guess what I learned to make over Christmas crepes! I made my first attempt at a crepe cake for dessert this last Christmas. One thing I learned is that crepe cakes do not transfer well 😉 The car ride to my mom’s house was smooth but I still arrived with the top half… Continue reading Orange Scented Crepes

Hot Coco Marshmallows

Handmade Marshmallows for Christmas   Dr. Suess is really one of my favorite authors.That may seem strange coming from an adult but the great Theodor Seuss Geisel really has some of the most profound things to say about life and happiness. My grandpa had a giant collection of Dr. Seuss children’s books. They were piled… Continue reading Hot Coco Marshmallows

Nutty Chunky Chocolate Cookies

Nutty Chunky Chocolate Cookies It’s that time of year again it’s cookie season! Like most of you I’m sure, I have made my fair share of cookies. Like these lovely Iced Lemon and Almond Crunch Cookies I posted a little while ago. But it looks like my baking itch still has not been satisfied so I… Continue reading Nutty Chunky Chocolate Cookies

How to Roast a Pig and Eat Like a Filipino

Christmas 2008 Philippine Islands. This was my first time out of the country (besides going to Canada which I don’t really think counts) it was also the first time I was away from my family for over three weeks. The first time I had been exposed to third world poverty. The first time communication and… Continue reading How to Roast a Pig and Eat Like a Filipino