Recipes Category

Recipe: Flourless Almond Cake (Tarta de Santiago)

When I think of Spanish desserts, I think of almonds. Whether they’re sprinkled upon Panchineta, used to fill little Panelletts, or permeating through crumbly Polvorones, almonds are ubiquitous in Spanish treats. In fact, that sweet almond flavor still lingers in my memories from my first trip to Madrid, to visit my aunt and uncle when […]

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Recipe: Hearty Kale Soup

The cold weather continues here in the mid-Atlantic. I tend to get a bit weary of the snow and chilly temperatures by February, which is about the same time I start dreaming of tropical vacations! Since a holiday is not in the cards for me right now, I needed another way to warm up. This […]

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Recipe: Crockpot Mac & Cheese For A Crowd

Earlier this week, my friend Chris hosted a potluck party at his home. Β Given the below-freezing temperatures we’ve had for the last few days, I wanted to make something hearty and warm. I’ve always heard that it’s easy to cook and serve dishes using crockpots, so I decided to try using one for the first […]

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Recipe: Green Monster Smoothie

Today’s recipe is in response to a post over at Stellar Fashion & Fitness, in which Jen asked for tips to incorporate vegetables into her breakfast. Earlier this year, my friend Kristy turned me on to the Green Monster Smoothie, which has become one of my go-to breakfasts! I personally love fresh spinach, but if […]

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Recipe: Easy Pumpkin Cheesecake Crescent Rolls

This recipe for Pumpkin Cheesecake Crescent Rolls is easy. So easy, in fact, that I debated if it was even worth posting. But this being the season for holiday entertaining, I’d be remiss if I didn’t share a recipe that would make the perfect addition to a brunch spread or dessert buffet. Best of all, […]

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