One of my favorite parts of an ice cream sundae is the contrast of hot and cold. Almost always I like to add some sort of warm sauce or compote on top of sundae. Lately I’ve been eating a lot of apple crisp with vanilla ice cream on top, so I was inspired to make… [read more]
I have finally joined the World Cup fever. Actually I really enjoy soccer. I played the sport pretty much my entire childhood, and soccer is probably my favorite sport to watch. It is fast moving, the rules make sense, and have you seen soccer player legs? Best looking legs around. I spent my day off… [read more]
Humidity. Blah. You would think that I would have adapted to the soupy existence of summer by now. I grew up in Maryland, close enough to the water that summers were drenched in sweat. Then I lived in New Orleans for almost four years, which is constantly like living in a glass of water. But… [read more]
Spring is always beautiful in Maryland. I am taking every moment to enjoy the sun and play in my garden, watching eagerly as my vegetables begin to grow. I planted them a few weeks ago and so far so good. I even ate a small salad yesterday with greens from the garden! While waiting for… [read more]
As a follow-up to last week’s ice cream post, I decided to use the delicious Double Oreo Ice Cream in my freezer to make cute Oreo ice cream sandwiches! Actually it was my husband’s idea to make the sandwiches using the oreo cookies. They are cute and simple and would be a great party snack! Good portion control as well (that is if you can eat only one).