Archive | May, 2012

White Rose Cake with Edible Rose Petals by

A White Rose Cake for the DailyBuzz Moms 9×9

I have often shared with you how I could live forever in a garden filled with flowers. Despite my allergies towards these often breath-taking beauties, I absolutely adore flowers. When I got married, my bouquet was simple: an elegant bunch of purple calle lilies, my favorite bud. Since then, I’ve added hydrangeas, camelias and my […]

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Avocado Cream Cheese Bagels by

Avocado Field Trip: Avocado Cream Cheese Bagels

A visit to an avocado packing plant, avocado grove and historical Fallbrook, CA. Plus, for breakfast or brunch: Avocado Cream Cheese Bagels. The following is a typical scenario at our house, and did actually occur just last week: Thursday night, hubby asks me after dinner: “What are you making for breakfast when my buddy M […]

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Saffron and Raisin Pound Cake by

Saffron and Raisin Pound Cake

As I have mentioned time and time again on my blog, I do not consider myself a baker. I do not have the training or second sense when it comes to baking. Nor, do I have the patience to meticulously decorate my baked creations. I gravitate towards simpler desserts, where a primary ingredient gets all […]

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