Tag: Desserts

Caramel Walnut Banana Cake

Caramel Walnut Banana Cake

Because it’s a beautiful Sunday and because I’ve had one cup too many of coffee. I decided to bake. It all started with wanting to make my Mini Banana Cupcakes but evolved from there. I saw my new Ceramic Scone Pan and it was just begging to be used […]

Pineapple Rum Carrot Cake

Pineapple Rum Carrot Cake

I love cooking. I love creating savory, yummy, and beautiful dishes. Baking, not my favorite. However, there are a few things I do well and this cake has always been a fan favorite in my house. For the last 6 years this has been my […]

Mini Banana Cupcakes

Mini Banana Cupcakes

Look at these little cuties! I haven’t done much baking in the last few months but some very ripe bananas were calling to me so here’s the fruits of my labor…..get it? I made these as a New Year’s Eve treat accompanied by lots of […]

Limoncello Cheesecake

Limoncello Cheesecake

This Limoncello Cheesecake is my kind of dessert! I have to start by giving a big shout out to my co-worker, Kathy, whom provided bags and bags of Meyer Lemons just to make this post possible. Her Mother’s Meyer lemon tree was overabundant this year […]

Caramel Apple and Pomegranate Bread Pudding

Caramel Apple and Pomegranate Bread Pudding

I dreamt this recipe up when I had an overabundance of Granny Smith apples and pomegranates. My family absolutely loves bread pudding. Buena Vista is our little spot in San Francisco that we absolutely can not pass up every time we go into the city. It has the most […]

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Because it’s rainy and it’s fall and I’m in a baking mood. Which does not happen very often. I introduce to you possibly the greatest improvement on oatmeal and chocolate chip cookies ever. I’ve added pumpkin and a maple glaze and I think I’ve died […]

Caramel Flan

Caramel Flan

This dessert is a very simple and elegant way to impress dinner guests. Or if you’re like me make a batch and just save in the fridge all week for a daily treat. This dessert is best made a day ahead to allow the caramel […]

Grilled Peaches with Blueberry Syrup

Grilled Peaches with Blueberry Syrup

This Grilled Peaches with Blueberry Syrup is a quick and easy summer dessert. This is the perfect semi-healthy dessert to make for a backyard bbq gathering. The homemade blueberry sauce is so good, you’ll want to put it on every dessert this summer. It’s even […]