Alexander cake

Recipe: Latvian Alexander Cake

We celebrate my wife’s Latvian heritage with her mom’s famous shortbread cookies known as Alexander Cake.

Halloween pumpkins

5 Fun Ways to Cook with Pumpkins

The search for pumpkin-flavored food isn’t difficult in the fall, but homemade treats made from your garden’s fresh pumpkins will beat a pumpkin spice latte any day.

egg custard

Egg Custard

Custard is a delicious addition to fruits and pies.

cheese tartlets

No-Bake Cheese Tartlet

Need a dessert in a snap? Whip up these beautiful pastries using your homemade cream cheese.