Category Archives: Desserts

Happy Birthday! = Have your cake and eat it too Day

The Happy Birthday Pavlova returns for the traditional “PAV” known in New Zealand celebrations! For the New Zealander Dad in the family. All hail the Pavlova made with sugar, heavy whipped cream layered with toasted slivered almonds and honey drizzled … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday! What? Another Year…and Cake! Food Art…

Birthday Celebrations are important in some cultures. In America people have big parties for kids and adults – sometimes even surprise parties! In Holland the person celebrating their birthday gives the party. In Japan, everyone has January 1st as their birthday! Continue reading

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Fresh Pineapple Galette or What to do with a large Pineapple

There I was with this large fresh pineapple and no idea what to do with it. Continue reading

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Pavlova = A cake from the heart – Birthday surprise

Chris became a Pavlova maker extraordinaire over time. Here is his effort for a birthday celebration. Hip Hip Hooray! A delicious Pavlova that everyone enjoyed! More later…

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Blueberry Cake = A One Layer Cake with Blueberries – Simply Good!

I bought blueberries and tasted them before making anything. They were not sweet. I liked the idea of this one layer Blueberry Cake recipe Continue reading

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