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Lemon Crunch Cheesecake

Last weekend we saw Santa. This may not seem out of the ordinary, but we didn’t see him inside the mall where he takes pictures with youngsters. We saw him near Ross getting out of his car. He drives a […]

Pumpkin Cheesecake

November 17, 2014 // Baking, Food and Drink // 3 Comments

DUDE. Thanksgiving is in a week and a half. I’m sure you’ve already got your menu all figured out. You’ve decided whether you’re brining the bird or perhaps deep frying it. There are no less than eight side dishes planned. […]

Leftover Egg Whites: Angel Food Cupcakes

November 3, 2014 // Baking, Food and Drink // 2 Comments

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been making things I’ve never made before. Like cream pies and challah. Oooh and if you ever get the chance, try a warm challah roll with a scoop of ice cream. Completely sublime. […]

Banana Cream Pie

October 27, 2014 // Baking, Food and Drink // No Comments

Pie. Whether it’s having a slice at your favorite local diner or a sweet ending to a hearty holiday dinner, there’s something so nostalgic about it. At my own family’s gatherings there are usually no less than three different pies […]

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 […]

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