Rainbow jello

Taste the Rainbow… Jello!

For quite some time I’ve had THE rainbow cake on my “to bake” list, but so far I haven’t found the time or right excuse to make it.  But after the ridiculously weird and rainy weather recently, I...

Have a delicious weekend! {Giveaway from Guylian Chocolates}

Have a delicious weekend! {Giveaway from Guylian Chocolates}

Early this fall I’ll be creating a dessert table for a good friend’s beach side wedding.  I’ve been on the lookout for beautiful candies that would fit nicely with the beach theme.  So it was perfect timing...

Hello Chicago… and a fond farewell dear Oprah

Hello Chicago… and a fond farewell dear Oprah

Earlier this year I had an opportunity to visit Chicago for the first time in my life.  I was very excited to visit a new city, spend some time with a good friend, meet a couple...

watermelon cookies

Watermelon (shaped) Cookies

With Memorial Day just around the corner, I though some watermelon shaped cookies could be a perfect kick-off for summer!  This simple design would be the perfect addition to any BBQ or summer picnic....

Strawberry shortcake cake

Strawberry Shortcake… Cake

Strawberry season is upon us, and since I live in California I’m extra blessed with an abundance of fresh strawberries easily available all summer long.  California produces 83% of the strawberries grown in the US...

Lighter Treats

Aloha Smoothies

Here is a delicious treat that will help you feel like you’re on a tropical vacation… and might also help you fit into your vacation clothes!  =) This smoothie would be perfect as a light breakfast, or as an afternoon...