Creamy Avocado Ice Cream

avo ice 3.jpgI have long resisted the temptation of turning the gorgeous avocado into something different than a dip, pasta sauce or salad ingredient. I am so glad I finally gave in. This is my new favourite! My 6 year old can make this in 10 minutes; it’s really foolproof and SO delicious. It’s creamy, not too sweet and you can really taste the avocado but in a totally different context. Make this today. Seriously! Continue reading

Dreamy, Creamy Summer Trifle with Peaches, Nectarines and Grapes

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“I would like a recipe for a Trifle,” said my friend across the table, amidst the shouts and chatter of about 50 kids, playing at the birthday party. It was almost like a demand as summer calls for creamy desserts and what is creamier and more summery than a fruit trifle. My go-to recipe, one I have developed and made for years, is a strawberry trifle as berries in Cyprus are in abundance during the winter and spring months. So I had to improvise and make one with all the lovely summer fruits, like peaches, plums and grapes. Continue reading