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Footography Friday: Paletas Please

Footography Friday: Paletas Please

Even though it’s been wintery and cold in Pittsburgh, we are still enjoying frozen treats after dinner. In an attempt to cut calories, we’ve replaced our good friends Ben & Jerry with tasty homemade fruit paletas. This one is Strawberries ‘n’ Cream, and we also made batches of Blueberries ‘n’ Cream, and Banana. Recipes are coming … Continue reading

Strawberry Balsamic Gelato

Strawberry Balsamic Gelato

Last weekend we went to Costco and grabbed a lifetime supply of super huge/ practically mutant strawberries, because they are Marco’s favorite. Of course, this is Marco’s week at his dad’s house, so I got stuck with a lot of strawberries that (surprise!) don’t last forever. So, I decided to make some gelato using this … Continue reading

Peanut Butter and Jelly Ice Pops!

Peanut Butter and Jelly Ice Pops!

Several weeks ago, Marco and I became the proud owners of a set of Tovolo Ice Pop Molds. That next week, we got fancy and made these PB & J Ice Pops. It was a busy week filled with Honey-Ginger Salmon, Chicken Piccata, Crab Cakes, Barbeque Beef Sandwiches, and probably a steak (if there isn’t … Continue reading

Hot and Cold: Mexican Fried Ice Cream Banana Split

Hot and Cold: Mexican Fried Ice Cream Banana Split

One of the things that I love most about cooking is Kitchen Gadgets. I seriously cannot be trusted in the housewares section of any store– especially not when it comes to kitchen and dining! So– I get pretty excited when we decide to make something that requires a special tool or knick-knack that I don’t have … Continue reading