Dessert

The recipes are listed in alphabetical order:

Apple and Blackberry Crumble

Posted on Dec 7th, 2014

I cannot believe that it's already December. This year seems to have gone even faster than the one before, and it has been just as crazy and fun and,…

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Apple Cinnamon Streusel Cake

Posted on Dec 24th, 2013

I can't believe it's that time of year again! The kitchen is filled with lovely smells and presents are stacking up under the tree- Christmas is here…

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Banana Split Brownies

Posted on Mar 27th, 2012

I was given a crate of Fair Trade bananas by a coworker a few weeks ago and I was really excited to bake with them. I'm not normally a banana person,…

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Best. Ever. Brownies.

Posted on Jul 20th, 2014

A good brownie is not easy to find. I've had a lot of mediocre brownies in my life. They can be too cakey, too dry, too thin, too sweet, too…

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Blueberry & Lemon Yogurt Loaf

Posted on May 20th, 2012

 I love it when a recipe is versatile. When you can swap out the fruit for whatever is in season or add/remove toppings and glazes the possibilities…

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Cheesecake Cupcakes

Posted on Sep 4th, 2012

I've had one busy summer. My oven broke. I went home to California for 3 weeks. I got married to an amazing man, flew back to London and less than 12…

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Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Posted on Feb 8th, 2014

In the great cookie debate, I think that you're either a chocolate chip or an oatmeal raisin person. Most cookie people are quite loyal to their…

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Chocolate Dipped Coconut Macaroons

Posted on Jul 6th, 2014

Summer is in full swing now and I've been enjoying being outdoors a bit more. It's just so much more enjoyable walking the dog in the sunshine and…

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Coconut & Lime Bars

Posted on Oct 14th, 2012

"She put the lime in the coconut and she drank 'em both up." -Harry NillsonI guess I'm having a bit of trouble letting go of summer. I got married in…

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Coconut Blondies with Caramelized White Chocolate

Posted on Mar 10th, 2013

Living with a puppy is hard. They're attention seeking, trouble making balls of fluff that look so sweet and innocent yet have teeth as pointy and…

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Cranberry Bread with Pistachios

Posted on Nov 17th, 2012

I would love going to the library when I was in elementary school. I loved the school library. The town library. I actually went after school with…

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Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Posted on Jan 19th, 2014

This month I've started doing something that I've always wanted to try, but never been able to keep up with: weekly meal planning. Not only is it a…

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Deep Dark Chocolate Cake with (Slightly) Salted Chocolate Frosting & my 2nd Blogiversary

Posted on Jan 12th, 2014

It's hard to believe that it has been two years since I started this blog. It's even more difficult to look back at the early days with posts like…

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Flourless Chocolate Cake

Posted on Apr 10th, 2012

I wanted to make a nice meal for my fiance over the weekend. Some may say I make him lots of nice things already with all the recipe testing I do,…

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Greek Yogurt Panna Cotta

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2015

Since traveling to Italy this summer, I have been obsessed with panna cotta. A light, creamy and refreshing dessert that there somehow always seems…

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Guinness Brownies

Posted on Jan 1st, 2012

For about 4 months I've been going on about making a chocolate Guinness cake. Living in London, we get pretty great pints of Guinness, and it would…

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Homemade Funfetti Cake (& my 3rd Blogiversary)

Posted on Jan 25th, 2015

There aren't many things that I keep going for longer than 3 years. I've only been married for two, just as long as I've been teaching, and my…

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Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes (& my 4th Blogiversary!)

Posted on Jan 24th, 2016

There's just something about sprinkles that just makes me smile. Especially rainbow sprinkles. They just remind me of birthday parties and childhood…

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Lemon Squares

Posted on Jan 4th, 2012

There's nothing I appreciate more than lemon. It's one ingredient that is used consistently in both sweet and savory food, as well as plopped in…

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Peanut Butter & Pretzel Chocolate Chip Cookies

Posted on Mar 7th, 2012

 I love the smell of homemade cookies baking in the oven. It reminds me of childhood. Waiting patiently for what feels like ages for the timer to…

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Peanut Butter Cup Bars

Posted on Jun 10th, 2012

They go together like butter and hot toast. Like oil and vinegar or salt and pepper (or even better, like Salt 'n Pepa!). But like all famous…

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Perfect Peanut Butter Blondies

Posted on Feb 1st, 2014

I'm so happy it's the weekend! I guess everyone else is probably thinking the same thing right about now, especially with what weekend it is-…

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Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies

Posted on Jan 18th, 2015

Some of my favorite treats as a kid were those that had peanut butter. PB & J sandwiches, peanut butter cups, peanut shaped sandwich cookies,…

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Pumpkin Spice Rice Krispie Treats

Posted on Nov 11th, 2012

Every year, when November hits I start to get excited for Thanksgiving. Unfortunately, living in Britain, they don't get the amazingness of…

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Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles

Posted on Oct 13th, 2013

I know I'm a little late on the pumpkin bandwagon this year, but it's better late than never! Pumpkin took over my Pinterest feed a long time ago,…

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Raspberry Clafoutis

Posted on Aug 16th, 2015

Macarons, croissants, eclairs, madeleines, financiers... and the list of things that the French have created (and that I LOVE) goes on and on and on.…

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Rhubarb Upside-down Cake

Posted on May 13th, 2014

Life is messy. Sometimes you just need cake. Moving is definitely one of the more messy times in life. I absolutely hate it. There are still a few…

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Salted Rocky Road Fudge

Posted on Dec 22nd, 2012

I love marshmallows. I think I would have them every day if I could. They're just so nostalgic, they truly take you back to being a child again. The…

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Spelt Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

Posted on Nov 24th, 2013

  Pumpkin bread is damn good. I mean, who can resist a loaf of spice scented, super moist, all around crowd pleasing deliciousness? No one. Or at…

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Spicy Gingersnaps: Food Blogger Cookie Swap Recipe

Posted on Dec 12th, 2012

I have really clear memories of trying tea for the first time. My grandparents are British, so of course the afternoon tea is a must, and when I was…

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Strawberries & Cream Buttermilk Cake

Posted on Sep 15th, 2013

In the words of Lana Del Rey, I've got that summertime sadness. More so the end of summertime sadness. Going back to school always brings a bit of…

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Super Easy Nutella Brownies

Posted on Dec 2nd, 2012

I have been super stressed the past few weeks. I have taken on more responsibility, and that means less baking. Not a good equation for a girl who…

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The Perfect Creme Brûlée

Posted on Apr 1st, 2016

One of the dishes that I thought I'd probably never make was Creme Brûlée. It's one of those desserts that is just perfect to have in a restaurant…

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Vanilla Bean Tiramisu

Posted on Feb 10th, 2012

Maybe it's the Italian in me, but I love a good tiramisu. My father was Italian, and he taught me so much about the food of his country before I even…

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White Velvet Cake with Whipped Vanilla Bean Frosting & my 1st Blogiversary

Posted on Jan 13th, 2013

Last year had been one of the best yet and now, in 2013, things  seem to just keep getting better! My husband, Alex and I seem to have settled into…

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