Berlinesas (Berlin Doughnuts)

Berlinesas (Berlin Doughnuts)

Who doesn’t like doughnuts? I confess, I was a slow adopter to these wonderfully decadent, fried pastries. As we cope with pandemic-driven isolation and an early, snowy winter in Minnesota, I found myself craving the delight of a custard-filled doughnut still warm from the fryer. They are such a comforting food during tough times: warm [...]

Peanut Butter Blossoms

Peanut Butter Blossoms

Hello, everyone! How are all of you doing? We have survived another week of the pandemic. As I mentioned in my last post, I am adapting my cooking to the times, trying to make nutritious meals out of readily-available ingredients, and when it comes to desserts, making simpler treats that don’t take too much time [...]