Just another single, polyglot, xenophilic, Texan in the kitchen...

Just another single, polyglot, xenophilic, Texan in the kitchen...

Category: coffee

Oreo Birthday Cake

Oreo Birthday Cake

If you’d rather indulge in Oreo truffle brownies, go here. In May, my family and I celebrated my cousin’s birthday. I love making sweet treats for him because he fully enjoys them, and I heard he sneaks in the kitchen to eat more of my […]

Oreo Truffle Brownies

Oreo Truffle Brownies

Many adults have fond, childhood memories of being awakened on Saturday mornings by comforting smells of a special, homemade breakfast lovingly made by a parent or caregiver. In the southern part of the United States, a special breakfast may be comprised of bacon, buttermilk biscuits […]

Reese’s Peanut Butter Egg Double Chocolate Brownies

Reese’s Peanut Butter Egg Double Chocolate Brownies

It’s funny how I made these brownies almost exactly a year ago. I know it was about a year because Reese’s Peanut Butter Eggs were on sale in time for Easter, and I decided to use these eggs in a brownie recipe that I had […]

Daring Bakers: Swiss Roll Ice Cream Bombe Cake

Daring Bakers: Swiss Roll Ice Cream Bombe Cake

The July 2010 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Sunita of Sunita’s world – Life and Food. Sunita challenged everyone to make an ice-cream filled Swiss roll that’s then used to make a bombe with hot fudge. Her recipe is based on an ice cream […]

White Chocolate Mocha Cookies

White Chocolate Mocha Cookies

For some reason, I was craving cookies the other day. I was deciding between two recipes that both had espresso powder in them and decided on this one because it was more different from any cookie recipe I’ve done on the blog due to the […]

Daring Bakers: Pièce Montée and a Croquembouche

Daring Bakers: Pièce Montée and a Croquembouche

The May 2010 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Cat of Little Miss Cupcake. Cat challenged everyone to make a pièce montée, or croquembouche, based on recipes from Peter Kump’s Baking School in Manhattan and Nick Malgieri. Martha Stewart made it look easy and so […]

Chocolate Overload Cake

Chocolate Overload Cake

I’m an introvert. I’m a hermit. I don’t like to go to parties. Nevertheless, I was invited to what I thought was going to be a simple party for most of the ladies in the Spanish & Portuguese department of my university, but it turned […]

Mini Chocolate Mousse Cheescakes

Mini Chocolate Mousse Cheescakes

After making the chocolate mousse cheesecake for my birthday, my friend wanted me to make one for her birthday. She requested a mini version, so I used my mini springform pans and gave both of them to her. For the rest of the batter, I […]

Brownie Bites/Cupcakes?

Brownie Bites/Cupcakes?

My Blog Site: Sandie from Inn Cuisine (a lovely blog by the way) e-mailed me and told me that she was unable to leave comments on my blog when I had the other theme, so I am in the process of changing things around (She […]

Chocolate Crumb Cheesecake Bars & Giveaway Winner!

Chocolate Crumb Cheesecake Bars & Giveaway Winner!

I made these Chocolate Crumb Cheesecake Bars a lonnnng time ago. After I took photos of them, I made a new post, pasted the photos on it, saved it, and then just decided not to publish it. I guess I was hesitant to blog about […]

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