Green Tea Nice Cream

Green Tea Nice Cream I have a giant smoothie most days for lunch and yesterday I was playing around with some blackberry nice cream    (frozen bananas, blackberries and vanilla powder) and today I decided that I would depart from my usual smoothie and make a green tea nice cream, incorporating frozen spinach, a good matcha … More Green Tea Nice Cream

My Best Baklava

Baklava Baklava!  This is one of those recipes that I originally saw on a TV show, and adjusted to my particular taste so I can’t say that this is completely original, but really, baklava is only a few ingredients so how many recipes can possibly be original? I’m picky about Baklava, I don’t really care … More My Best Baklava

Plum Sauce

Angel Food Cake with Plum Sauce Plums are one of those fruits that are misunderstood.  If you get a perfectly ripe plum, they are amazingly sweet and juicy, but usually they look beautiful but are deceptively tart, so I typically admire their color and then walk on by. The skin on a plum is tart, there … More Plum Sauce

Strawberry Pie

Summer couldn’t be here fast enough – this “is it Spring?” or is it a repeat of Fall is driving me a little bonkers.  So with spring and summer comes the beautiful strawberries that grow all throughout Ventura and San Diego counties.  We are lucky in Southern California that big sweet strawberries are plentiful for … More Strawberry Pie