Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

My daughter is a huge fan of chocolate and cupcake! Woo hoo! Thanks Sarah for preparing this lovely recipe with me! With the orange flavor, it’s really good! These cupcakes are very simple to make and decorate. They are perfect for a party. Makes 1 1/2 dozen Ingredients : for the cupcakes 1 cup (2 sticks)…

PÂO DE QUEIJO -Daring Baker’s May, 2014 Challenge-

This month, Renata from Testado, Provado & Aprovado challenged us to make Pâo de Queijo. In Breszilian Pâo means Bread and Queijo means Cheese. She proposed us to make The Traditional Brazilian “Pâo de Queijo”, the Quick “Pâo de Queijo” or the “Fake Pâo de Queijo”. I was very busy this month, so I just made…

Risotto with Parmesan Cheese and Pancetta

Love Risotto? This traditional Italian risotto is really easy and quick to prepare. This Risotto makes a perfect dinner. My 16 year old son loves it! It’s always a pleasure to make and to eat this Risotto. I like the creamy texture. There is a lot of varieties of Risotto. You can cook the Arborio…

Brownies

J’adore le Chocolat! Especially Intense Dark Chocolate Bar with 72% cacao! Dark Chocolate has a number of Healthy Benefits, it’s full of Antioxidants, good for your heart, good for your brain, it’s high in Vitamins and Minerals (Copper, Potassium, Iron, Magnesium). My daughter loves chocolate too, much more than me! Sunday morning, we decided to make Brownies. This easy recipe is inspired from “How…

Stromboli

Stromboli is my family favorite dinner. I always made it with my 13 y old daughter. It’s a perfect meal  that I cook almost every week! You can choose whatever you want to garnish it, ground beef and green or red bell peper, salami and roasted green pepper, ground beef and pepperoni, ham and spinach. It’s a…

Quatre-Quarts / French Pound Cake

Quatre-Quarts is a French cake that I love so much. Quatre-quarts means four quaters, because you need four ingredients for the dough and these 4 ingredients – eggs, flour, sugar and butter – are supposed to have the same weight. The French Pound cake is so easy to prepare. You can add dried fruits (raisins, cranberries…), orange…