The Classic with a Twist

Classic Club Sandwich with Avocado Mayo Writing this food blog has led me try some interesting and complicated recipes all in the hopes of expanding my foodie repertoire. As I have been on this food journey it’s easy to forget the simple and delicious things that food has to offer. Things like how a simple… Continue reading The Classic with a Twist

Wedding Favor Baking (What Have I Gotten Myself Into?)

Italian Love Cookies As some of you may have already read I am getting married to a really amazing and cute guy this April 18th. Yes that is less than a month away! And being that I want to save a little money on this wedding or because I like to make things complicated for… Continue reading Wedding Favor Baking (What Have I Gotten Myself Into?)

Sweet Baby Girl

Strawberry Cheesecake Bites What could be sweeter than a new baby girl getting ready to come into this world? This past Sunday my fiancé Ryan and I attended a baby shower celebrating the upcoming arrival of a baby girl named Athena. The shower was mainly Filipino guest so along with all the fun baby games… Continue reading Sweet Baby Girl

Covered in Chocolate

Raspberry Chocolate Truffles with Pink Lime Salt Love is mostly sweet but a little salty too. Well happy Valentine’s Day everyone! I know I already wrote a Valentine’s cookies post but I just didn’t feel right about not having a chocolate one as well! 😉 I mean seriously I would be very disappointed if I… Continue reading Covered in Chocolate

Jam Fills My Heart

Strawberry Jam Sandwich Cookies   Will you be my Valentine? With the big V Day coming up I wanted to make something playful, sweet and of course heart shaped! 😉 I had some left over buttermilk in the fridge from a cake and some pancakes I made earlier that week and I really wanted to use it… Continue reading Jam Fills My Heart

Orange Scented Crepes

Crepe So guess what I learned to make over Christmas crepes! I made my first attempt at a crepe cake for dessert this last Christmas. One thing I learned is that crepe cakes do not transfer well 😉 The car ride to my mom’s house was smooth but I still arrived with the top half… Continue reading Orange Scented Crepes

100% Juice

Three Starter Juices for the New Year! Hello everyone and Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful time with your celebrations and that you made some challenging resolutions. I myself did not have such a fabulous New Year I was pretty sick and sadly went to bed at 8pm and did not… Continue reading 100% Juice

Hot Coco Marshmallows

Handmade Marshmallows for Christmas   Dr. Suess is really one of my favorite authors.That may seem strange coming from an adult but the great Theodor Seuss Geisel really has some of the most profound things to say about life and happiness. My grandpa had a giant collection of Dr. Seuss children’s books. They were piled… Continue reading Hot Coco Marshmallows

Spicy Winter Sweets

Chocolate Spice Doughnuts Hello everyone! I hope you all had a magnificent Thanksgiving with all the turkey, sides and pies you could dream of 😉 For us Americans there is only one thing we may look forward to more than our Thanksgiving feast and that’s Black Friday! Take it from someone that spent 7 years… Continue reading Spicy Winter Sweets

Thankful for Sweet Potatoes!

Savory Sweet Potato Bread Pudding The weather has finally turned cold here in Vegas and Thanksgiving is fast approaching so of course I’ve been thinking about what I’m going to make for our family feast. One of my favorite things to eat on Thanksgiving, actually one of my favorite things to eat anytime, are sweet… Continue reading Thankful for Sweet Potatoes!