When life gives you lemons, ditch the lemonade. Make this lemon poppy seed cake instead.

Poppy Seed Lemon Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

When life gives you lemons, ditch the lemonade- make a lemon poppy seed cake instead Summer. The word itself comes as sigh of relief, an exhale that heals the mind, the body and most definitely the spirit. And while I love those long, lazy days spent watching TV, reading a book or admiring the bright […]

No-Bake Recipes

A medley of biscuits, hazelnuts, Nutella and a whole lot of chocolate form a decadent chocolate fridge cake. Bonus: No oven required.

No-Bake Hazelnut Chocolate Cake

A medley of biscuits, hazelnuts, Nutella and a whole lot of chocolate form a decadent chocolate fridge cake. Bonus: No oven required. Do not underestimate the quality of recipes found in children’s cookbooks- they are after all, the easiest, most delicious treats bound to please individuals belonging to a range of age groups. I say […]

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Hot Chocolate Recipe

A rich, European-style Hot Chocolate- the perfect cure for bad moods and the perfect accompaniment to a cold day. Whether you are three or three-hundred (if you manage to reach that age, kudos), there is some variation of hot chocolate that can be made to your liking. After having lived in Europe for the larger […]

Awesome Summer Recipes

Salted caramel and banana baked s'mores dip recipe- A perfect end-of-summer beginning of fall dessert. #s'mores #summer #chocolate #caramel

Salted Caramel Banana Baked S’mores Dip

The perfect way to end summer and begin fall: With a decadent combination of salted caramel, bananas, chocolate and marshmallows.  Summer is on the breadth of extinction- for 2015, anyway. For me, it is already past it’s expiration date as school started nearly two weeks ago- marking the end of a very restful two months. […]

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Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches.

*Video recipe* Soft, Chewy chocolate chip cookies sandwiched with salted caramel ice cream. Ice cream sandwiches couldn’t get better.  Wheew. That title. It’s all about combining elements to create the ultimate ice cream sandwich. But I invented the combo, not the layers of it. There’s this message going around the internet. Of how food bloggers […]

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Lemon Bars

*Video recipe* Calling all lemon lovers! Pucker up for some lemon bars! These have layer of crisp, buttery crust and a layer gooey, tart lemon. The best lemon bars ever? Yes.  I went to New York for the first time two, maybe three summers ago to attend a camp. It was a very strenuous trip […]

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Blueberry Banana Whole Wheat Pancakes

Good-for-you fluffy and moist whole wheat blueberry pancakes that taste far from healthy and close to indulgent.  Summer takes seed in berries. Fresh ones. Voluptuous blueberries amounting the size of grapes replace the pea-sized, overpriced ones at the grocery store, and gone are the sour, underripe strawberries. Yes, friends. It’s summer. For the next two […]

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No-Bake Captain America Cheesecake

A light, creamy no-bake cheesecake garnished with raspberries, bananas and blueberries in the style of a Captain America shield. Get psyched for the upcoming movie! So I’m a little obsessed with superheroes. But I don’t see why anyone shouldn’t be. Spiderman can climb the tallest of buildings. Ironman has a vast collection of costumes. Batman […]

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Instant Chocolate, Banana, Raspberry Ice Cream

 A healthy chocolate, banana and raspberry ice cream that you can have for breakfast, lunch or dinner!  Do you believe in magic? Well, you should. Because here’s some proof. Instant ice cream, which is not only quick to make, its healthy- the only ingredients that go in here are bananas, raspberries, cocoa powder, yogurt and […]

Blueberry Pie

Adapted from Dorie Greenspan’s Baking: From my home to yours “Double-Crusted Blueberry Pie” Whether it’s the weather or just a bad day, there are certain foods that work as a source of comfort no matter what the situation. Blueberry pie is one of these foods. For me, eating any kind of pie, warm from the […]