chocolate

Baking Tips: Chocolate Ganache

Our Baking Tip Series continues with a tip from my culinary school friend- Tina! aka Tina Beana!! Miss you and your whisking style! ­čśë Use a spatula or small whisk to mix chocolate ganache!┬áChocolate ganache is one of the best things in the world. Creamy, […]

Swirls, Dollops, & a little Crunch

Swirls, Dollops, & a little Crunch

I was hired to make close to 300 desserts for a Teacher Appreciation Luncheon. Everything was mini┬áfrom tarts to┬ácupcakes with cute little swirls on top to macarons. The light was so perfect on my┬ámom’s drafting table that a mini photo shoot commenced! Hope you enjoy! […]

Me & the Baking Chin~ Video

My friend Ian and I made a video on how to make my Browned Butter Brownies a couple of months ago in his apartment in Paris! Here it is! I hope you enjoy, especially the song at the end. haha ­čÖé Make sure to check […]

Dark Chocolate Pecan Cookies

My parents visited me last month around Thanksgiving and brought with them a massive 5 pound bag of pecans. It actually says “MAMMOTH” pecan halves on the bag. tehe! I am proud to say that I have already made it through half of the bag, […]

Brownies Beurre Noisette in Metrics

My absolute favorite brownie recipe has made it across the ocean. I’ve made it twice here and soon there after my friends have made it several times- one a reported three times in one week. Yes, it is that good. To find the original recipe […]

Neopolitan Cupcakes (ie. Princess Cupcakes)

Neopolitan Cupcakes (ie. Princess Cupcakes)

Flashback to some cupcakes I made a couple weeks ago before the craziness of the Paris move happened! What do you make for a bridal shower?? I’m a bridesmaid for my friend Catherine’s wedding and since I wasn’t going to be there for most of […]