Happy Birthday

January 8th, 2013 :: 2 comments :: permalink

DustinCitrusy sweet lemons have always been Dustin’s favorite weakness. So much, that I had to hide my lemon juice for cooking, otherwise it would be empty in a few days. On his birthday I wanted to pamper him, so I appropriately chose lemon cake with lemon buttercream frosting as his birthday treat. I topped it with a slice of lemon and mint leaves.

Happy Birthday Dustin!

Merry Christmas

December 25th, 2012 :: 5 comments :: permalink

Liege Waffles

January 1st, 2012 :: 8 comments :: permalink

Breakfast is definitely Dustin’s strong suit. He’s made the usual pancakes, crepes, and an odd looking, but tasty Dutch Baby. Out of all of his breakfast creations I’ve most enjoyed his infatuation with making the perfect waffle. He says he is getting closer and closer. Lately he has been experimenting with a recipe for a specific type of Belgian waffle he read about on a few blogs. We usually make a large quantity of these on a Saturday or Sunday and they come in handy during the week when we are crunched for time. All we have to do is toast them and they are sweet enough to eat without a topping. On weekends I go a little crazy and top mine with powdered sugar, syrup, and homemade whipped cream.

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