I know it is so common place to go to the grocery store and buy a box of Duncan Hines Supreme Cake mix and just add eggs, oil and water. Well that technique is still used in my household…but let me assure you that I can whip up a nice fluffy cake mix from
A co-worked was leaving our place of business and I will miss her. She asked if I would make her a nice sweet chocolate something with a butter cream topping…. hehhehehehe…. really? Easy Peazy…. and here it is! Let’s make my almost famous Chocolate Butter Creme topping. It is really good. 1 cup unsalted butter, softened
What a fine test of my culinary skills occurred during our bicycling, RV adventure this past weekend. A moment where wife was bragging to some fellow campers/cyclists about my past career and it was necessary to show my chef skills. Our fellow cycling campers were enjoying my finger foods after a day of riding….
I love a nice lemon scone. Add a thick lemon custard topping and you have a fine dessert item. Let’s make a Lemon scone…..Ahhhhhh…where is my coffee? Lemon Custard Sauce 1 cup sugar 3 tablespoons cornstarch ⅛ teaspoon nutmeg, preferably freshly grated pinch of salt 2 cups warm water 4 egg yolks, beaten 4
The Gosselin household has a small and perhaps insignificant tradition. We are Christmas Eve or Christmas Day fonduers…. I make a nice salad platter….some fresh baked croutons of different types, a meat platter and a dessert fondue. Habitually if I ask my gal what she wants for a dessert fondue…”guess what” …. Chocolate Fondue. So
Pumpkin pie is just a real treat for me during the holidays. My wife will buy me a few pumpkins and I carve and peel the meat of the pumpkin and cook it down to make a fresh filling base. I can freeze that filling to have for both Thanksgiving meal and Christmas. Pumpkin is
I could not really make this cake come to reality by giving it a name. So let me just blog you through it. I was going to make a nice set of banana nut muffins. I had some recent disgust with the brand of creamed cheese my wife had bought so I was going