Cherry Almond Bundt Cake recipe via www.thenovicechefblog.com

Cherry Almond Bundt Cake*

For once I made a dessert with just one person in mind, ME! Jorge actually hates cherries. He also hates pickles, olives and anything with/in vinegar. It’s one of the sore spots in our marriage. (I mean, who the heck doesn’t like Salt & Vinegar chips? He says they...
Cannoli Cheesecake (made with fresh orange zest and mini chocolate chips!) recipe via www.thenovicechefblog.com

Cannoli Cheesecake*

A long, long time ago I made my own cannolis and the filling had orange zest and chocolate chips. I stood over the sink and ate every last bite of the leftover filling. I seriously couldn’t stop myself. Last weekend, a friend of mine reminded me of those cannolis...
Oatmeal Scotchies 3 sm

Oatmeal Scotchies*

Christmas is coming so fast this year. I think it’s mostly because I live in a constant feeding 3 hour cycle. It seems to make every day go by so fast, that by the time I am ready to get dressed for the day, it’s already time to put...
PB&J Truffles recipe via ww.thenovicechefblog.com

PB&J Truffles*

Want to feel young? This recipe is 84 years old. 85 next year! Papa, if you are reading this with Granny on the iPad, pretend you didn’t read that first sentence. 😉 This recipe is from a candy cookbook published for Dixie Crystals/Imperial Sugar in 1930. I have worked with Dixie...