Halloween Treats: Jack Skellington Macarons

Halloween is around the corner… well actually 42 days away. However many retail stores have popped out the Halloween decorations and costumes.  That also means marathon watching of silly horror movies and of course one of my favorite movies, ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’. I actually did these Jack Skellington macarons last year for a friend and decided … More Halloween Treats: Jack Skellington Macarons

National S’more Day! S’more Donut Holes

National S’more Day is August 10th and I wanted to repost one of my favorite recipes. S’more Donut Holes! S’more is a popular American treat! Mainly consisting of 3 simple ingredients: chocolate, toasted marshmallows and graham crackers. Pretty simple right? So this is just a basic donut hole recipe with some added cocoa powder and … More National S’more Day! S’more Donut Holes

Tofu Fries

Who doesn’t love to chomp on French fries occasionally? Of course I like to make healthier alternatives when feeding my son so I had an idea to make some Tofu Fries! I made these two ways. One with a sweet smokehouse rub and spicy cilantro sauce (above pic).  The other way was Asian style with … More Tofu Fries

Lobster Ceviche

This is a throwback post but a great time for me to repost this recipe because I feel it’s a perfect summer dish! A delicious treat made with fresh and simple ingredients.  I love ceviche period,  but I think adding fresh lobster meat makes for a mouthwatering appetizer. Ceviche is really popular dish served at many Latin … More Lobster Ceviche

Lychee Panna Cotta

Panna = Cream Cotta = Cooked COOKED CREAM! Got it? You learn something new everyday! Shopping at my favorite specialty grocery store I came across batches of lychees.  I was intrigued because I have never tried a lychee before so I grabbed a bunch since they were about $1.50 a pound. The texture, once you … More Lychee Panna Cotta