Tag Archives // dessert

Almond Poppy Seed Shortbread Cookies

August 18, 2014 // Baking, Food and Drink // No Comments

Shortbread cookies. Super easy to make and you can customize them a thousand different ways. The dough is so good that I sometimes eat pieces of it raw. I like living on the edge. Photos by Arbine Villanueva-Hoapili¬† Print Almond […]

Brownie Cookies + Pistachio Gelato Sandwiches

August 11, 2014 // Baking, Blog, Food and Drink // 2 Comments

Friends, I have a problem. Not like a life threatening one or one that really matters in the grand scheme of things but it’s one that does make me question what I’m doing in the blogosphere. I’m having a problem […]

Original Big Island Shave Ice Co, Inc.

You all know that I love to eat. So it should come as no surprise that I believe a great way to explore any city is through its food. You can learn so much about an area and its people […]

Blueberry Mini Cheesecakes with Crumb Topping

Guys, I finally caved. Well, technically, my husband AND I caved. Thanks to a really good Target Cartwheel deal, we bought a Wii U and Mario Kart 8. And it’s SO MUCH FUN. Here is what was going through my […]

My Go-To Ice Cream Base

June 23, 2014 // Food and Drink // 2 Comments

As most of you know, I love ice cream. Like, a lot. And I actually enjoy making it at home. I’ve tried about a zillion recipes but my favorite, by far, is a recipe by Jeni Britton Bauer of Jeni’s […]

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