Spiced Bread Pudding with a Salted Caramel Banana Topping

This is SWEET!  If you like sweets you will love this dessert.  I also brought it to work to use as a nice warm breakfast as well. There is no permanent recipe for bread pudding, but it is usually made using stale (usually left-over) bread, (not necessary, a nice brioche or Italian loaf will work)  and some combination…

Apple Crisp

  Anyone who knows me understands that I am not big “sugary” enthusiast.  I am partial to salty foods and snacks.  I guess this could be good, but if you’re my husband or one of my children you would not think so. Raising the kids, I only had desserts on the weekends.  I never made…

Apple Crumble Pie

What is more American than Apple Pie, what time of the year is better than the Holiday season to cook it?  And what is better than making it yourself, don’t purchase the pre-made pies at the store, take some pride in yourself and create your own magnum opus.  I won’t lie to you; it is…

Spiced Eggnog

So before thanksgiving while having Sunday dinner with the family, we happened on the conversation of eggnog. Turns out the kids love eggnog; even requesting it for Thanksgiving. Rather than buy it at the store I decided to try my hand at making it.  I am really glad I did although it takes two days…

Peanut Butter Banana Soft Serve with an Almond Joy Drizzle

  This concoction may sound weird but I can tell you it was really good.  I don’t do desserts too often and when I do it is a treat.  I read on another blog about banana ice cream; or something along that line of thinking.  I decided to try my hand at it from what…