Tag Archive: Coffee

Decadent Mocha Pops

I found out today that my favorite local coffee shop is closing its doors at the end of the month.  I will miss my (nearly) weekly visits with the ladies of my writing… Continue reading

Mini Chocolate Cake Doughnuts with Coffee Liqueur and Raspberry Glaze

I have been planning a chocolate version of my mini cake doughnuts for a while now, but last week I got the idea to add coffee liqueur to the batter to enhance the… Continue reading

A Cup of … Spanish Mocha

Today I tried a new drink — Spanish mocha.  As far as I can tell, it is a blend of coffee or coffee liqueur, chocolate, cinnamon and spices (possibly a hint of cayenne… Continue reading

Homemade Coffee Bean Ice Cream

Coffee renders many foolish people temporarily capable of wise actions! – Montesquiou I have tweaked my adaptation of the “Mango Ice Cream” recipe from The Essential Asian Cookbook yet again to create homemade… Continue reading

Sweet Potato and Pecan Biscotti

I am a self-proclaimed lover of all things pie.  For many years, pumpkin pie was one of my holiday staples. That is, until mon mari introduced me to the deliciousness that is sweet… Continue reading

Place Card Primer: Espresso Cups

I love small, dainty things. I always have. Make any cookware or gadget in miniature form and I will buy it. I’m very much a sucker that way. “Do I really need a… Continue reading

Tips and Tricks for La Maison, Vol. IV

I have been talking about having house guests this week, so in honor of that topic, this is a “guest edition” of my tips and tricks for the home. Recycle Hotel Soaps and… Continue reading