Cajeta Candy (Chewy Milk Candy)  recipe via thenovicechefblog.com

Cajeta Candy (Chewy Cinnamon Milk Candy)*

I know exactly what you are thinking…What is Cajeta?? Cajeta is a syrup (kind of like Dulce De Leche), except it is traditionally made using a mixture of goat’s milk and cow’s milk. You caramelize the syrup and cook it until it is thick and then add in a...
Caramel Apple Chocolate Bark (recipe via thenovicechefblog.com)

Caramel Apple Chocolate Bark*

I just found out today that Jorge is probably headed to NYC for 3 weeks. I am insanely jealous! Yes, I get to visit him for a long weekend. And yes, we are taking a trip to NYC in December again with some friends…but he will get to live...
Creamy Tomato Panera Soup Copycat Recipe (via www.thenovicechefblog.com)

Creamy Tomato Soup (Panera Copycat Recipe)*

Despite the heat, my mind and body have already decided it is Fall. Like full on FALL. I am ready to hang my beautiful pumpkin wreath my Mom and I made last year. I am asking anybody and everybody I know to go to Hobby Lobby to buy Fall...
Tampa Skyline (photo taken via iphone) www.thenovicechefblog.com

Thoughts too long for Twitter.*

1. Sometimes it’s nice to explore the city that you live in and rediscover it. It’s so easy to travel to new places and only see the best parts of that city…so this past Labor Day Weekend, Jorge and I showed some love to our city of Tampa. It’s...