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Bimuelos (for Passover or anytime you want some)

What are bimuelos? They are basically beignets made with matzo instead of flour and yeast. So while these aren’t gluten-free, they are yeast-free… and fantastic topped with some healthy raw honey. 400 more words

Culinary Adventures

The French Quarter, New Orleans

This past week my sister and I went to visit our dad who is working in Louisiana. We spent the weekend happily tasting and drinking our way through the French Quarter in New Orleans…and it was amazing. 828 more words


5 Favorite Disneyland Snacks (and DCA too!)

EJ and I went to Disneyland/DCA (Disney California Adventure) a lot this year, for various reasons. And we snacked, a lot. If you’ve never been or haven’t been in a long time, you should try some of these out! 570 more words

Food Trips

Birthday Dinner #2: Dinner at Crested Duck

*DISCLAIMER* I do not seek monetary benefits from neither Kevin Costa nor Crested Duck Charcuterie. I’m just a Pittsburgh foodie, who enjoys sharing her foodie adventures. 596 more words


Sugaring the Beignets

“Sometimes life is merely a matter of coffee and whatever intimacy a cup of coffee affords.”
― Richard Brautigan

Everyone I talk to about New Orleans says they went to…

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Some VERY Southern cooking: where to find luscious churros with vanilla cream and caramel

This half-Mexican Southerner has a favorite dessert.  And it isn’t chipotle-flavored banana pudding or pineapple upside cake with cilantro frosting.   No, my favorite sweet things in the world to put in my pie hole are hot, fresh churros.  645 more words

Today's Highlight (Part 2)

Earlier tonight, I finally reunited with my twin soul, Jhen! I haven’t seen her in two months; two months too long, if you ask me! It was definitely delightful getting to see her again. 580 more words