Speculoos S’mores 
Adventure in Normal Life / Culinary Creations and Recipes

Speculoos S’mores 

Summer smells of campfire, honeysuckle, sunscreen, lemonade, watermelon, burgers and hotdogs on the BBQ. When you 1) live in the city 2) aren’t on vacation yet, sometimes you might crave some of these sensory, delicious memories and want to bring them to life – in your own space at home. I first came up with … Continue reading

Saigon Cinnamon Ciabatta French Toast with Strawberry Coulis-  A Cheery Monday Breakfast
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Saigon Cinnamon Ciabatta French Toast with Strawberry Coulis- A Cheery Monday Breakfast

Monday mornings call for a little extra pick-me-up sometimes. These were a quick and yummy fix: sliced ciabatta;  skim milk+saigon cinnamon (Cost Plus World Market), one egg, ground nutmeg; simmered frozen strawberries for strawberry coulis topping; powdered sugar; grade A pure maple syrup. It took less than 20 minutes, start to finish (including slicing the … Continue reading