Chocolate Cremeux Cake with Espresso Buttercream

2016 is almost over. I’m celebrating this transition with gusto and also celebrating another year of life. I figured the best way to say, “GET OUT ALREADY!”, to 2016 and commemorate another birthday is with two of my favorite things. Chocolate + Coffee in the form of a birthday cake. Of course it can’t just be any […]

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Peppermint Bark Dark Chocolate Ganache Cookies

It’s officially December and that means sweaters, hot drinks, and sparkling decorations. The holiday flavors of the season will start to make an appearance in everything we eat and there will be cookies galore on our social media feeds. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so why not celebrate with the most wonderful treat of the […]

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Matcha, Coconut And Strawberry Macarons

Food memories are the best memories. They stand in one’s mind vividly and pronounced. Never to be forgotten. As someone with a horrible memory, these food memories are extra special to me. The earliest ones that come to mind are of my mother cooking our family dinners. Traditional Mexican meals that could feed a small village, but […]

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Banana Cloud Cake

Have you ever had someone rave about a book or movie to you only to be completely let down when you finally read or watched it? This friend (or in my case a family member- you know who you are) means well, but you can’t get back those precious minutes of your life. It’s a […]

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