Category Archives: Sweets

Mickey’s Halloween Party, And Peek-A-Boo Halloween Candy Bark

Disclaimer: This is not a sponsored post. Disneyland provided me with 4 tickets to aid my post, yet all opinions and recipe are 100% my own. YES, YES, YES…. I went to Mickey’s Halloween Party this year. I have to … Continue reading

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Summer Watermelon Cake

When the warm season graces Los Angeles, watermelon becomes our household obsession.  I make quite a variety of things with watermelon, everything from paletas, agua fresca, margaritas, salad, salsa, and many other lovely dishes. Last week as I hurried around … Continue reading

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Raisin Pear Ponche: The Perfect Drink When It’s Cold

I just looked at the weather and the next couple of days are about to be “Brrrrrrrrrr” status COLD! The lows are scheduled to be 36 degrees Wednesday night. That’s super cold for us folks here in Los Angeles. Thank … Continue reading

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Turn A Plain White Cake Into A Festive Treat With These Holiday Cake Ideas

I love spending my time in the kitchen, but during the holiday season I have a million things to do, so anyway I could take a short-cut I do. The other day I needed a festive cake for a party … Continue reading

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Festive Pancake Made With Cake Mix …. Inspired by Airwick

People assume if they walk into my house and smell something delicious that I must be baking. That wouldn’t be so far fetched I guess, since most of the time I am baking or cooking something sweet. The fragrant baking … Continue reading

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Glazed Pumpkin Donuts

I don’t know about you, but when I think of the holidays, I think of a tribe of people coming to my house and eating all that is in sight. Yes, I have a big family and we like to … Continue reading

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Dia De Los Muertos Gelatina Cake

What’s with Mexicans and skulls? Usually skulls are associated with a negative connatation, but for Mexicans during Dia De Los Muertos, the skull takes on a completely different and beautiful meaning. The skull represents death and rebirth, the death of … Continue reading

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Disneyland HalloweenTime Pumpkin Twists and Other Salivating Treats

Disclosure: This is not a sponsored post. Disneyland provided me with passes for my family to Mickey’s Halloween Party and meal vouchers to help aid me with my post. Yes, that’s me with Chef Christina from Disneyland…. She taught me … Continue reading

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Whole Grain Apple Coffee Cake

Fall apples: I picture the shiny apples of fairy tales, a long wind ruffling through the tree branches, crunchy leaves that break under my feet, and crisp clear night skies touched with notes of frosty bites that sting the skin. … Continue reading

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Breakfast Yogurt Parfaits!

My son is at school for a good portion of the day, and my main concern is – Is he eating? I know he might take a bite here and there, but I can’t be sure he’s gonna eat his … Continue reading

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