very chocolate cake

I’ve made this chocolate cake several times already for two different birthdays. Some said it was the best chocolate cake they’ve ever had. Also, it’s my favorite so far. It’s a no-frills very… Continue reading

banana and chocolate bread

I had three leftover ripe bananas and a bag of chocolate chunks. What to do. What to do. Aha, nothing better than fresh banana bread.  I used a tried and true basic recipe,… Continue reading

How to Make Soft Oatmeal Cookies

I haven’t baked in awhile, so I decided to invite my friend, McKenna, to stop by my kitchen and have a video baking party. It’s my first time doing a baking video tutorial,… Continue reading

macarons and salted caramel

Macarons are the new cupcake. Well, so I say. After my recent trip to Paris, France in September, I was intrigued on how to make this meringue cookie. I took a baking class… Continue reading

chocolate and peppermint cupcakes

I lost a bet in the beginning of the NFL 2011 season. Now I owe Marco cupcakes. I used whatever ingredients I had on hand. What’s this: Junior Mints and chocolate. Done.  Side… Continue reading

apple pie cupcakes

After a wonderful Thanksgiving with my family and friends, I was inspired to bake Apple Pie cupcakes to fit the Fall mood. The cupcakes were apple flavored with apple sauce and cinnamon. I… Continue reading

chocolate cupcakes with peanut butter frosting

I have been craving peanut butter everything lately. I decided to incorporate peanut butter into a cupcake form. And what better way to do that than to combine two of the greatest flavors:… Continue reading

fudge brownies with peanut butter oreos

Yes, once in awhile, something comes over me and I have to bake something creative from an original recipe. In this case, it’s the original fudge brownie recipe. And I decided to crush… Continue reading

marshmallow treats: the perfect recipe

I simply love a good marshmallow treat. I was a marshmallow treat virgin until college. How sad was that? I’ve been missing out tremendously, but decided to make up for it by making… Continue reading

pms goodness: cheesecake brownies

I have been baking. Just not a lot. Cupcakes and cookies here and there. But I haven’t baked for myself until now. I was in the mood for brownies (my go-to PMS dessert)… Continue reading