Lebkuchen Semifreddo

I was going to make my lebkuchen cookies this year but it looks to be a warm one this Christmas.  Yes, yes, lucky us, hey … with our summery Christmas 🙂 Except that those of us with European heritage get a little out of sorts with our love of traditional Christmas fare.  I try to…

Torroncino Ice-Cream

Aaahhhh nuts, what to do with all that leftover torrone from Christmas? When too much nougat is never enough … make gelato.  Let’s face it, you’re probably just a wee bit tired after all the Christmas preparations, celebrations and indulgence, right?  Yes, it’s easier just to eat the nougat, au naturel, but it’s more fun…

Crustless Sweet Potato Protein Pie … giving thanks

Anyone in the mood for pie?  Well, one without a crust, just to save on some kcals and fat?  OK, so maybe ignore the maple syrup I poured over it in the photos … *sheepish grin* ;-P It’s time for Thanksgiving in the USA very soon and I always wonder how you guys survive Halloween…