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Apr 15

Buddha’s Hand – A Funky Name for a Tasty Treat

By Sharon | How To


I’m sure you’ve all heard me say before that my husband is awesome. I don’t drive much, we only have one car so he stops for groceries after a long work day all the time. I sure wish they’d build a Whole Foods closer to home.

So to help out with the fruit and vegetable end we started to get a farm box delivered to our door. There are something’s things in it I don’t want or need and we have the ability to customize ours.
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Feb 20

Green Tea Crème Brûlée

By Sharon | How To

When we were in Hawai’i a few months ago we had Green Tea Crème Brûlée at Chibo Okonomiyaki House for dessert.  I fell in love with it and planned on making it at home.  This was my husband’s Valentine’s Day dessert this year.

The green tea flavors goes well with the custard and the end result is a light green tea flavor with a creamy, smooth texture.

Matcha Green Tea powder can often be found in the bulk foods and spices section of the grocery store.  This way you can buy small amounts for use in your recipe.  I found mine at Whole Foods in Austin, TX.  Adjust the amount of green tea powder you put in the Green Tea Crème Brûlée recipe to give it the flavor you want.