Spiced Apple & Hazelnut Babka

   A few weeks ago, I spent the morning apple picking in 80-degree weather. It felt incongruent to say the least, but it was out of necessity that I went. The orchards here are such a popular weekend outing that if one waits, even two weeks, then all the apples disappear. It was with the humidity […]

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Chocolate Hazelnut Cocoa Nib Tarts

The last day of summer. Looking back, it seems as if it all passed by so quickly. Warm days, green grass, flowers upon flowers, and the long daylight hours. The slow-pace of summer was a welcome friend and I sadly say goodbye to the beauty it brought into my daily life. I’ve never been one […]

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