Category Archives: Desserts

Soft Greek Pita Bread

I make Soft Greek pita bread from my pizza recipe Best New York Style pizza dough They are perfect. So soft, tasty, delicious … you will never buy them again. Well actually in Niger, we can’t buy them so that’s why … Continue reading

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Falafel

Falafel is my new favorite to make. I love Lebanese food and anything with chickpeas. So can’t go wrong. I had never made them but a few months ago I decided to try to make it. And the result was … Continue reading

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No-BAKE energy treats

THIS is definitely our favorite go to cookie right now. This recipe is from a friend Anne Jisca Meyer.  You can check her food blog @ https://annejisca.wordpress.com/ Such a healthy energy treat. You can be creative by making different kinds … Continue reading

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Jam bars

These Jam Bars were given to me from a very good friend  and a great cook Joy Freeman (as known as Aunt Joy for our girls) when she was a dorm parent @ Sahel Academy, in Niger. It was handwritten … Continue reading

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Apple pie cinnamon rolls

Saw this recipe on Domestic mommy hood site, but modified it especially as I think there is always to much sugar in recipes like this,  I cut the sugar in the dough and also in the apples. I also simplified … Continue reading

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Cheesecake parfait

This is one easy and very creative dessert as you can use any kind of fruit you would like. Living in Niger, I use strawberries in season and mangoes… One of our favorite quick dessert. Ingredients: 2 cups of yogurt … Continue reading

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Baklava

Homemade Baklava seems intimidating at first especially the phyllo dough but it is very easy once you know what to do. This recipe makes 2 9x 13 baklava – it’s so delicious. I like when the baklava is not to … Continue reading

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