Holiday cheesecake presents recipe

holiday cheesecake presents recipe

Winter holidays is my favorite season. From the moment we pick our Christmas tree until few days into the new year everything seems to be magic. It may be just me but it seems like everyone comes to life, despite the cold weather. People are smiling more, singing carols all day long, wrapping gifts for… 

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Iced pumpkin donuts

iced pumpkin donuts recipe

A sweet treat with a cup of hot cider or coffee, these iced pumpkin donuts are incredibly moist and soft and loaded with delicious pumpkin and flavor! Tomorrow’s is my baby girl’s birthday. I can’t believe she’s 5! It seems like yesterday I was coming home with this tiny baby I was so afraid I might… 

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Double peppermint cupcakes

double peppermint cupcakes recipe

Get into the holiday spirit with these festive double peppermint cupcakes. Peppermint exact and peppermint creamer are used both in the cupcake batter and frosting for a double peppermint dose! I love cupcakes. If I have to choose between a cupcake and a cake, I choose the cupcake. It’s easier to make, easier to take… 

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Chocolate chip honey cake (no sugar added)

honey cake recipe

Extra moist and sweet, this chocolate chip honey cake is so flavorful and so easy to make. Dress it up with a thin layer of chocolate ganache and you have an irresistible snack cake! I used to be terrified of bundt cakes. Well, not the cake itself, but baking it. In my defense I had some… 

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Chocolate cake with streusel topping

chocolate cake streusel topping recipe 3

So easy to whip up, this chocolate cake with streusel topping will soon become your go-to snack cake with your morning cup of coffee. It’s just so good! No frosting needed, the chocolate chip streusel topping will do the trick. If you ask me, it’s better than frosting anyhow! This cake is delicious warm, shortly after… 

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Pumpkin cheesecake bars

pumpkin cheesecake bars recipe

So easy to make and with the right amount of pumpkin flavor, these pumpkin cheesecake bars taste exactly like a cheesecake that crossed paths with a pumpkin pie – the best of both worlds! We’re right in the middle of the pumpkin season. Although my first pumpkin dessert was made in the heat of June followed… 

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Pumpkin cinnamon rolls with caramel icing

pumpkin cinnamon rolls with caramel icing recipe

Your family will be jumping with joy after having one of these soft, fluffy and buttery pumpkin cinnamon rolls! Ribbons of cinnamon, lots of pumpkin flavor and a sticky caramel icing make these rolls totally irresistible! As a mom (and as a food blogger) one of my biggest “job” requirements is to make sure my family is well… 

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Pumpkin pie bars

pumpkin pie bars recipe 1

Made with a rich and creamy filling, these pumpkin pie bars are a delicious twist of the classic pie and a nice way to feed a crowd without being too messy! Pumpkin pie has and most likely will always be a favorite of my family right after we visit the local pumpkin patch. Every year,… 

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Grated chocolate coconut cake with chocolate ganache recipe

grated chocolate coconut cake chocolate ganache recipe

If you like chocolate and coconut together, you’re going love this easy to make chocolate coconut cake topped with silky chocolate ganache and toasted coconut flakes! I’m often asked what’s my favorite chocolate combo. Pretty much the answer depends on what i may craving at that moment. Peanut butter, caramel, classic vanilla or a touch… 

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White chocolate chocolate chip brownies

white chocolate chocolate chip brownies recipe

Sweet, buttery with a gooey center and a crispy paper-thin top crust, these white chocolate chocolate chip brownies are as rich as your dark chocolate brownie! I’m not a white chocolate kind of girl. I mean, you know, it’s not even real chocolate but there was something about the idea of white chocolate brownies. I… 

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Chocolate vanilla cake

chocolate vanilla cake recipe

A combination of vanilla pound cake and chewy brownie, this chocolate vanilla cake is a delicious cake to snack on while sipping on a hot cup of coffee or tea. I’ve said it hundreds of times and i will say it again – I’m a chocolate girl. Although I love all kinds of sweets, anything chocolate makes my… 

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Chocolate ganache cheesecake bars

chocolate ganache cheesecake bars recipe

Looking for irresistible cheesecake bars without all of the fuss? These cheesecake bars fit the bill! A simple graham cracker crust topped with a luscious cheesecake and finished with a drizzle of chocolate ganache. I keep saying chocolate cheesecake is my number one dessert of choice but the more cheesecake recipes I try, the more I think I love all… 

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Cheesecake brownie bars

brownie cheesecake bars recipe

Chewy,  fudgy brownies swirled with creamy cheesecake in these hard to resist cheesecake brownie bars! Have a glass of milk near by to wash down all their richness. My husband organized a surprise birthday weekend for me. From breakfast in bed, flowers and freshly brewed coffee I thought I woke up in the wrong house this morning…. 

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Cherry Tomato Quiche

tomato quiche recipe

Chock-full of tomatoes, creamy ricotta cheese, grated Parmesan and fresh basil this flagrant and flavorful tomato quiche is perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner. One of my absolute summer pairing fresh tomatoes, cheese and basil. May it be in a toss salad along with other garden vegetables or in an easy caprese salad (or even skewers)…. 

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Double lemon cheesecake bars

lemon cheesecake bars recipe

Smooth, creamy and full of citrus flavor, these lemon cheesecake bars are topped with a thin layer of lemon glaze and prepared on a simple graham cracker crust There’s no secret I love cheesecake, and have made and eaten it many times, but I had never tried a lemon cheesecake before. It hasn’t occurred to be that… 

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Make-ahead vegetable and bacon egg bake skillet

vegetable bacon egg bake recipe

Whether you’re serving 2 people or a crowd, it can’t get easier than this make-ahead vegetable and bacon egg bake skillet! 15 minutes of prep time tops! Monday to friday I’m an oatmeal, banana and peanut butter kind of breakfast girl. It fuels me enough to get through the morning craziness. Although, on rare occasions… 

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