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Coconut Rochers

Soft cookies made from a rich blend of freshly grated coconut, honey, and vanilla. Dipped  in and drizzled with melted dark chocolate.

Yield: 30-35 rochers… 105 more words


Gluten-Free Brownies

I rarely bake. But once in a while I get a hankering for something sweet and only a freshly baked  treat will satisfy the craving. Having a gluten-free pantry forces a bit of digging for recipes that deliver results that are worth the effort. 269 more words

Gong Hei Fat Choi / Gong Xi Fa Chai

The Chinese New Year of the Sheep (or Goat, if you prefer) is still over 2 weeks away, and already the local stores are bursting with food and signage for the new year celebrations. 235 more words

Random Stuff

WTF Is This?: Snickers Rockin' Nut Road

I never really understood rocky road.

It’s just chocolate ice cream with two flavors that get overpowered by the base ice cream flavor, and one of two textures that are barely distinguishable. 351 more words


Peanut Butter and Banana Muffins

2 ripe bananas

100 g peanut butter

1 tbsp veg oil

pinch of salt

2 tsp sugar

1tsp baking powder

150g oats (I used oat bran) 81 more words


I've Got You Under My Skin: Devil's Food Cake

I’m having a bad skin day. I have contact eczema, which is usually kept under control but sometimes flares up with no warning. Today it flared up for all the reasons: detergent, nail varnish, cleaning products and heating. 594 more words