The April 2009 challenge is hosted by Jenny from Jenny Bakes. She has chosen Abbey's Infamous Cheesecake as the challenge. I was excited to try this as I'm always up for a good cheesecake recipe. The receipe is very simple and straightforward. There are suggestions on how to modify the cake- various additions of liquers … Continue reading Daring Bakers- Abbey’s Infamous Cheesecake
Last weekend was Jeremy's birthday. Last year, we made him a Yo Gabba Gabba! cake. This year, we opted for a surfing Julius cake. The cake is chocolate with chocolate italian meringue buttercream.It's so fun to celebrate Jer's birthday, we wish he had one every month! Happy Birthday, Jer!
This week's TWD recipe for Chocolate Cream Tart was chosen by Scrumptious Photography. I actually made this about a month ago, but didn't have any pictures so I made it again. I don't have a tart pan so I made it into a pie. The custard is simple- whisking egg yolks and sugar, and adding … Continue reading TWD- Chocolate Cream Pie
This is something my mom has made since I was younger and I've always loved it. It only requires three ingredients and about 5 minutes prep time. It's flavorful and delicious comfort food, but most importantly, quick and easy!Slow Cooker French Dip SandwichesServes 4-62-2 1/2 lbs beef roast (I've also used London Broil and it's … Continue reading Easy Slow Cooker French Dip Sandwiches
Bread pudding is kinda weird. Some people don't like it because it has a different consistency. I never liked it when I was younger- mushy bread in some eggy, jelly stuff? No thanks! Then I tried some when I was older. It was just plain vanilla bread pudding, warm with some vanilla ice cream and … Continue reading TWD- Four Star Chocolate Bread Pudding
I was with my family for the past couple weeks in Utah and we celebrated my dad's birthday. His favorite dessert ever is banana cream pie so I made it for dessert after our dinner here. Amy of Sing for Your Supper was this week's host. I am sad to say that all pictures taken … Continue reading TWD- Banana Cream Pie