Blueberry Cheese Ice Cream

Today I made Blueberry Cheese Ice Cream!

2 pints fresh blueberries, 1/4C water, 16 oz fat-free cream cheese, 2C sugar, 16 oz heavy cream

Rinse blueberries. Heat in saucepan with water until water has boiled for three minutes. Remove from heat. Push blueberries through a sieve.

Blueberry Cheese IC

Blueberry Cheese IC

Retain puree. Use blueberry pulp and skins in another recipe, if desired.

In bowl, cream sugar with cream cheese.

Blueberry Cheese IC

Stir in heavy cream. Blend well.

Blueberry Cheese IC

Stir in blueberry puree.

Blueberry Cheese IC

Blueberry Cheese IC

Blueberry Cheese IC

Churn in ice cream maker.

Blueberry Cheese IC

Blueberry Cheese IC

Blueberry Cheese IC

Corn Cheesecake

Today I made Corn Cheesecake!

16 oz fat-free cream cheese, 4 eggs, separated, 1 1/4C sugar, 1T citrus rum, 2C corn kernels from freshly steamed medium cobs (about 5)

Preheat oven to 350F.

Corn Cheesecake

Mix cream cheese and sugar.

Corn Cheesecake

Corn Cheesecake

Stir in yolks. Blend well.

Corn Cheesecake

Stir in rum. Stir in corn.

Corn Cheesecake

In separate bowl, whip whites until soft peaks form.

Corn Cheesecake

Corn Cheesecake

Add sugar. Whip until stiff peaks form.

Corn Cheesecake

Corn Cheesecake

Fold into cheese batter.

Corn Cheesecake

Turn into greased tube pan.

Corn Cheesecake

Bake 40-45 minutes or until browned on top. Cool completely. Chill 1 hour. Remove from pan.

Corn Cheesecake

PB Banana Chocolate Chip Cake

Today I made PB Banana Chip Cake With Peanut Butter Icing!

Peanut Butter portion: 2 eggs, 1C sugar, 1/2C skim milk, 2T butter, melted, 6 oz bittersweet chocolate chips, 1C flour, 1t baking powder, 4 oz peanut butter

Banana Portion: 1C flour, 1/4t baking soda, 1 egg, 2T butter, 1/2C sugar, 1 banana, mashed, 6 oz bittersweet chocolate chips

Banana Icing: 1 banana, mashed, 18-20 oz powdered sugar

PB portion: Sift together dry ingredients. In separate bowl, beat eggs with sugar.

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

Add milk.

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

Add melted butter.

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

Stir in peanut butter.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Stir in dry ingredients until just blended. Stir in chips.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Turn into greased 9″X13″ rectangular baking pan.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Preheat oven to 350F.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Banana Portion: Cream together butter and sugar.

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

Add egg.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Add mashed banana.

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

Stir in dry ingredients until just blended.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Stir in chips.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Pour on top of peanut butter layer.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Swirl together with knife.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Bake 30-35 minutes or until golden brown. Cool cake completely.

Icing: Stir together banana and powdered sugar until barely pourable.

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

Spread plastic wrap on a large baking sheet. Remove cake from pan and place cake on wrap. Pour icing in middle of cake.

PB Banana Chip Cake

Spread out evenly on top of cake, and onto sides, if desired.

PB Banana Chip Cake

PB Banana Chip Cake

Let stand until set. Cut cake.

PB Banana Chip Cake

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Oatmeal Waffles

Today I made Oatmeal Waffles!

1 1/4C flour, 1t baking powder, 3/4t kosher salt, 1 egg, 1 1/2C milk, 3T butter, melted, 1/4C sugar, 1C quick or old-fashioned oats

Sift together flour, baking powder and sugar. Add salt and oats. In separate bowl, beat egg. Stir in milk. Stir in melted butter. Blend well. Make a well in the dry ingredients and stir in wet until just blended. Let sit five minutes. Turn into preheated waffle iron.

Oatmeal Waffles