Poached Pear Cardamom Cake

Oct 31, 2017
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If you’re as much of a pear-cardamom combo lover as I am, then you simply must make this loaf cake. As I always like to say, this cake is pretty easy to…

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(Not Too Spooky)
Rose Hip Jam Crostata

Oct 31, 2016
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We don’t really celebrate Halloween. At least, not in the proper, pumpkin-carving, costume-hunting and decorating-our-home-with-spooky-stuff kind of way. Somehow, after having our daughter, noticing the hype of importing every other…

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Really Great Brownies

Apr 08, 2016
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My relationship with Brownies is long and complicated. It started a long time ago, in my childhood, when my mother’s aunt would make these fluffy brownies topped with a gooey,…

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Chocolate Apple Cake

Aug 24, 2015
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There’s a chill in the air that will have you know Summer is slowly making its exit. That and the fact that apples are starting to ripe. It’s been a…

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DIY Coffee Scrub

Aug 19, 2015
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I will keep this short. I was prompted to make my own body scrub because after thorough research, I found that most of those available for purchase are either non-organic…

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Summer Fruit Macaroon Pie

Jun 30, 2015
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This is the kind of dessert you make so that you can share with old and good friends (you know, the ones that love you even when you have one…

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Dark Macaroon Tart

Apr 03, 2015
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Do you like Bounty chocolate bars? How about if I told you could make a healthier version of the famous chocolate bar in the shape of a rich and decadent tart, yet…

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Mango and Nut Bread

Jan 16, 2015
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Sometimes when I go to the market, my greengrocer asks me if I’d like a nice deal on really ripe fruit, the really squishy ones that people don’t want to…

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