Category Archives: Desserts

Finally! A New Super Easy Treat

Months ago, I found this really easy, healthy, can’t stop eating them from the oven treat over at Hungry and Fit blog. Tasty, indeed! Oat, Chocolate Chip Raisin Drops are my new “go to” treat for those leftover (getting way … Continue reading

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A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words….

Or maybe just 1,000 calories! Enjoy – without the guilt of actually eating it!

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The “I am SO glad Hubby Made This” Chocolate Sauce

Ms. Strawberry, please meet your new friend, Mr. Chocolate Sauce. Why, you make such the lovely couple! My blog friend, Kellie, over at Food To Glow blog, posted this luscious looking Quick Chocolate Sauce recipe just the other day. One look, and … Continue reading

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Return To La Brioche

I know I know I know….habits are hard to break, especially when they involve returning to a great little spot for a bite (or lots of bites!) to eat. So, knowing from my last visit that this visit would be JUST … Continue reading

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A Slice Of Paris in Abu Dhabi

Today, I ventured down Khalifa St. to a quaint restaurant called La Brioche. Recommended by one of my new friends here in Abu Dhabi, I decided to try it for lunch. Great choice! Here’s the story: La Brioche serves freshly … Continue reading

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Gelato Memories in Pisa, Italy

Talk about some of the best gelato we have eaten so far in Italy…here is a view of the tasty treat in Pisa at La Bottega del Gelato. Located in Piazza Garibaldi, I truly believe this could become my new … Continue reading

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Holiday Gifts From The Kitchen

One of our favorite things about the holidays is that we have the opportunity to share “goodies” from our kitchen with friends. And in doing so, our friends get to think they are eating decadent goodies, all the while knowing … Continue reading

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When It’s THIS Good, Why Go Anywhere Else?

Our friends are always curious, asking why we visit the same restaurants over and over and over again in Italy. Well, it’s hard to explain……..a lot of people only “travel” to Italy. We tend to think of ourselves as “repeat visitors … Continue reading

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I Scream For Super Easy Ice Cream…And You Will, Too….

Something about Summer and fresh peaches always screams “Ice Cream!” to me. Unfortunately, I can’t actually eat ice cream…..that darn lactose, you see…..So what appears in an issue of the The Oprah Magazine? Yes, a recipe for Peaches ‘N’ Sour … Continue reading

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More Desserts from Cooking Class

Saturday was a beautiful day – especially since Cooking Class happened at our house! That would involve chocolate, oats, nuts, apples… get the picture….and Bobbie was ready for the task at hand. Upon Bobbie’s arrival, we “suited up” in our … Continue reading

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