Chocolate Mousse

As promised in my last post, I have a recipe for you. A simple, yet undeniably decadent recipe. Chocolate mousse is the person in your life who appears to have their life together, but, in reality, they don’t. Because let’s be real: no one does.  On the outside, this mousse looks impressive. I mean, it’s […]

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Chocolate Covered Strawberry Ice Cream

When your oven is broken, the heat is intense, and you’re finally home for the summer, what do you do? Well, you can do many things. You can run through the neighborhood and reflect on your summer adventure. You can talk to your parents until the late hours of the night. You can eat your […]

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake

This cheesecake has transformed my perception of love. I will only accept a person who complements me as well as this chewy, crispy cookie and delicate, sweet cheesecake. Someone who will treat me like chocolate ganache; it’s gold. I have always thought it is weird that people use relationship-centric rhetoric to describe food. “They complement […]

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Neapolitan Cookies

Three colors. Three flavors. Three experiences. The number three is weird. We separate phone numbers in three. We say statements like “third times a charm.” We count to three before we open a tight jar (I can’t be the only one who has trouble opening jars of strawberry jam). I practice something called the “three […]

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Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate. Chocolate + cake. Chocolate + cake + frosting. Chocolate + cake + frosting + in your mouth. Yes, we are talking about chocolate cupcakes. Cupcakes are personal. They are single serving.  You don’t have to share. You shouldn’t share. I don’t think it’s possible to share these ones. With a decadent chocolate cake and […]

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Jam Thumbprint Cookies

There are a few things in life that I believe truly go together. Hot chocolate and cold winter nights, cream cheese frosting and red velvet cake, the Grease soundtrack and long road trips, etc. What makes these items work so well together? Memories. There is no “rule book” that states that these items are meant […]

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Vanilla Naked Cake with Berries

Hello, friends! How are you guys? Are you ready for a recipe? This was the week of Valentine’s Day, which happens to be one of my favorite holidays because it’s my dad’s birthday! This year, I wanted to bake a cake that was fresh, appealing, and easy to make on a week night. This cake […]

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