Strawberries and Cream Rolls

Strawberries are one of my favorite fruits. At the peak of ripeness, they are bright red in color and it is easy to smell their sweetness. They are a must have in my refrigerator because of the health benefits and just because I enjoy them so much. As I was going through my refrigerator, I…

Sinful Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon rolls are a classic dessert and happen to be one of my favorites. The thought of cinnamon, brown sugar and butter is as attractive as a Reese’s peanut butter cup. The pairing of ingredients just works. The aroma takes over the house and sends an inviting welcome to visitors and even neighbors. Their warm…

Banana Fritters

I don’t know about you but I hate feeling wasteful ESPECIALLY when it comes to food. It never fails that I buy fruit with the intention of eating it regularly but by the time I’m ready to eat, it’s gone bad.  Bananas in particular are one  of those fruits  that have the ability  to ripen…

Pecan Rum Cake

Thinking of hosting a New Year’ Eve party? If so, treat your guest with a slice of rum cake. It is a classic and easy holiday dessert. I remember watching my grandmother Eunice in the kitchen baking rum cakes every holiday season. Her rum cake was loved by neighbors , family and friends and included…