The Little Epicurean

Aug 05 2012

Raspberry Yogurt Popsicles

After a month long hiatus, I AM BACK! I have returned from an amazing and unforgettable vacation.  I had quite an adventure exploring Italy, Greece and Turkey with my boyfriend.  I ate my weight in pasta in Rome.  I soaked enough vitamin D and sunshine on the beaches of Mykonos and Rhodes.  And I bought

Jun 20 2012

Zucchini Coconut Cake with Lime Glaze

Bundt.  I think that’s such a funny word.  I smile a little bit every time I hear bundt cake.  Maybe its because of the movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding.  There is this part when the groom’s parents bring the bride’s family a bundt cake.  The bride’s Greek mother doesn’t know why there is a

Jun 14 2012

Strawberry Almond Cake

As a child did you read Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day?  That’s the kind of day I had last week.  While I didn’t wake up to find chewing gum in my hair like Alexander, it sure did feel like nothing was going right.  Even this beautiful strawberry almond cake I was

May 29 2012

Surf and Sand Birthday Cake

Happy Birthday Cameron! 5th birthday is a big deal.  It marks the beginning of kindergarten and the start of full day elementary school.  It means more friends to play with and more questions to ask your parents when you come home.

May 23 2012

Strawberry Shortcake with Vanilla Ice Cream

Can you believe I’ve never had a real strawberry shortcake? I’m not even really sure what a shortcake is.  Is it supposed to be more like a biscuit, a cake, or somewhere in between?  Does it fall into its own category?  I tried looking it up on wikipedia but that was no help. While I