Monthly Archives: December 2015

Arroz Doce / Sweet Rice

As you might already know…. My favorite dessert is Arroz Doce /Sweet Rice. Anytime my mom asked me what I wanted I would never ask for cakes, I would always answer Arroz Doce!!   So it’s no surprise that I would have three different recipes in my cookbook for Arroz Doce /Sweet Rice in it. Here’s one […]


Growing up, Christmas was huge in my family. My parents loved decorating for the holiday, especially my mom. Her big production would be setting up the Presépio aka Manger … Not just a manger, but the entire village surrounding it. Branches were brought in to fill in for trees, moss would be brought in for grass in the […]