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Category Archives: Afternoon Tea

Raspberry Tiramisu | Recipe

After tempting you with the delights of Pâtisserie Angelica last week, I thought maybe I could inspire you into

Candied Meyer Lemon Peels | Recipe

Good Morning everyone! I am thrilled to say that I am almost done with tax papers, and though I still have

Haupia Tapioca Pudding with Cardamom & Fresh Fruit | Recipe

Happy hump day everyone, and welcome to my new and improved Life Out of Bounds! I hope you are loving it as

Meyer Lemon and Ricotta Squares | Recipe

Happy New Year everyone!! I hope you have had a good Holiday period and have transitioned peacefully into the

Chocolate Cake with Mascarpone Cream and Raspberries | Recipe

Honestly, the title to this blog post should be: “The Adventure of the Chocolate Cake”. I have made

Apple Cake | One Recipe, Two Versions

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that…  once you buy apples at the Gravenstein Apple Fair, cake

Lavender and Lemon Scones | Recipe

Well, I figured that, since we are smack in the middle of lavender season in the Northern hemisphere, it was

Recipe | Authentic Italian Tiramisú

Seriously, this is the best and most authentic recipe for that divine Italian dessert called Tiramisú. Trust an

Assorted Pie Pops | Recipe

It seems that the new thing after cake pops are pie pops. Have you seen them anywhere? I saw some in a photo as

Gugelhupf with Blueberries, Lemon and Thyme

I know it is an expression usually connected with the winter Holidays, but can you say ’tis the season

Panna Cotta in Two Variations | Classic and with Strawberry Sauce

Me: “What dessert would you like me to make for Sunday?” Valerie: “Well, we still have lots

Asparagus Mimosa

  I don’t know about you, but I am very much in a spring mode. Here in sunny California spring sort

Strawberry & Mascarpone Cream with Balsamic Reduction

Are you drooling yet? The story is, I keep seeing strawberries everywhere, at the market, at the store…

My Ceviche

In Italy, this dish would likely be called Pesce Marinato con Verdure or possibly Carpaccio di Pesce al Lime

Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Hamakua Mushrooms & Balsamic Caramelized Onions

Sniff, sniff… “Oh-my-dog! That is caramelized onions and grilled cheese I’m