March 2014

Spaghetti Alla Carbonara

Around 2007 we had several exchange youths from the Lions Club stay with us. This was our second time having exchange youths. We did it three times and each time was a great and rewarding experience. That summer we had a three teens stay with us. Two were from the Czech Republic and one from …

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Chocolate Chiffon Pie

I made my first test batch of thin mint cookies the other day. I ran into some issues with the melted chocolate then I ran out of the melted chocolate so I ended up with some leftover plain chocolate cookies. I decided to use them up by making a pie with a cookie crumb crust.  …

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Dairy Free Chocolate Sauce

This a great dairy free chocolate sauce. It would be awesome on all sorts of desserts. 1 cup Dutch processed cocoa 1 cup water 2 cups granulated sugar 1/8 tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla extract ½ tsp coffee extract ·      Combine and whisk the cocoa, sugar, and salt in a pot. ·      Whisk in the …

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