Pineapple Coconut Popsicles

Photo Credit: BoulderLovacore, 2018.   These light and refreshing popsicles  will quench the summer's heat in a heart beat. Unlike traditional and commercially made popsicles that use 100% juice and artificial sweeteners, this recipes uses  coconut water  that adds light flavor and thirst quenching effects. The pineapple juice used may be sweetened or unsweetened. If … Continue reading Pineapple Coconut Popsicles


Spiced Parsnip Cupcakes

Photo Credit: Romulo Yanes, 2012   It can be a challenge to get both kids and adults to get a few more vegetables in their diets. Whereas most people love carrots, these rich, moist cupcakes take everything you love about carrot cake to the next level, thanks to the sweet spiciness of parsnips and warm, … Continue reading Spiced Parsnip Cupcakes

Lemon Flower Ice Cream

     Photo Credit: Claire Thomas, The Kitchy Kitchen, 2019. Myra Michelle, my friend since our middle school days, is the 5xs, great- granddaughter of one of France's most famous authors,  Alexandre Dumas (père) (1802-1870) , who wrote classics such as "The Three Muskateers" and "The Count of Monte Cristo". He  was also an exceptional cook and epicure. Dumas was a … Continue reading Lemon Flower Ice Cream