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Red Velvet cake frosted with delicious mascarpone, cream cheese and whipped cream frosting…A vibrant cake for any special occasions. I baked this cake for my Man’s birthday a couple of days ago. I always bake a cake from scratch for all special occasions, and I try different cakes every time. Making red velvet cake had been on my top to bake list for...

Fresh scallops seared in butter, this is my most favorite way of  cooking scallops… I am a die hard fan of all kinds of shell fish, I would say shell fish meat tastes delicious than any other meat. The other day, my pick was fresh Scallops. When I dine out, if I see scallops on the menu I mostly end up ordering that. The key about cooking delicious scallops...

Pan fried and blackened Trout, a healthy and easy recipe… One of my favorite ways of making fish is by pan frying the seasoned fillets in very little oil. Pan fried fish fillets go well with almost any kind of side dishes. Pilaf, mashed potatoes, roasted veggies, risotto, pasta or just steamed jasmine rice. This does make a healthy meal and great for those...

  Protein rich egg white sandwich for breakfast in less than 2 minutes… My husband makes this egg white sandwich quite often for breakfast and is definitely one of his favorites. It’s important to have a protein rich breakfast. So, this egg white sandwich is perfect, you get the needed protein from the egg white and the fiber from the multi grain bread. We...

Egg in a hole or egg in a bread toast, a fancy way to have egg and bread together… Hope everyone had a wonderful Valentine’s day celebration. I love all kinds of celebrations and I make sure to make something special for every special occasions. Yesterday, I made this egg in a heart for my Valentine. My man was moved and he enjoyed this egg and bread...

Chocolate cake with strawberry filling and topped with whipped cream, delicious cake to treat your dear ones… Valentine’s day is around the corner and I’m sure you all would be looking for some cool recipes to cook for your valentine. For me, a delicious cake would do all the magic. Who can possibly resist cakes??? So, for this Valentine’s...

French toast made into waffles, now that makes a yummy breakfast or brunch… I am a French toast fanatic, and can have that almost everyday. On week days, I don’t have the time to make a fancy breakfast. So, during weekends, I insist that I make something different to pamper myself and my Man. Today, being a Saturday I got the craving for waffles. I was...

Ripe bananas are transformed into delicious fritters… I had a couple of over-ripe bananas that had developed black spots on the skin. I don’t like to eat the over ripe bananas, I usually turn them into smoothies or milkshakes. It is said that over-ripe bananas that have black spots on the skin helps to fight cancer. So, don’t throw the over ripe...

Beef pot roast is a classic American favorite, made by slow cooking beef in a crock pot…Let the crock pot do all the work! I’d bought a crock pot a couple of years ago, yes with the sole intention of making pot roast and other slow cooked dishes. My man, being a pot roast lover felt excited seeing the crock pot in my shopping cart. He must have hoped...

Homemade strawberry sauce, it’s easy to make and tastes yummy… I cannot resist strawberries, they are very dear to me. I fall for anything with a hint of strawberries in it. And, I always have strawberries stored in my refrigerator. A bowl of strawberries when placed as a centrepiece enhances the whole dining table setting. Who can possibly resist strawberries...