Chocolate avocado cake

Chocolate avocado cake recipe

Love at first bite, this chocolate avocado cake with chocolate ganache is dense, rich and fudgy,  and has a brownie texture that is sinfully delicious. For years I have sneaked avocado at almost every meal. May it be with an egg, a big bowl of salad or with pasta (my favorite). With almost every weekly grocery trip I… 

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Slow baked potatoes and chicken skillet

slow baked potato and chicken skillet recipe

Tender chicken drumsticks cooked on top of layers of thin sliced potatoes and onions make this potatoes and chicken skillet an mouthwatering, flavorful meal. One of my family’s favorite dinner is pairing chicken with potatoes. May it be simply roasting them, throwing them on the hot grill of turning into a comforting meal, it is always a… 

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Slow baked red wine chicken with fingerling potatoes

slow baked red wine chicken with fingerling potatoes recipe

Slow baked in a low-temperature oven, this red wine chicken with fingerling potatoes has a rich, deep flavor from the well seasoned red wine and tomatoes marinade. I love having friends or family over for dinner. As much as I love cooking just for my family there are recipes I need more adults in the… 

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Roasted banana coconut ice cream

roasted banana coconut ice cream recipe

The ultimate two ingredients ice cream made with only roasted bananas and coconut milk!! Indulge in this guilt-free ice-cream all summer long! Today we’re going to make magic! We take two simple ingredients and make creamy rich ice cream! I could eat ice cream all summer long! I love this summer sweet treat and despite… 

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Caramelized onion dinner rolls

caramelized onion dinner rolls recipe

Soft, with a subtle sweetness and an incredible aroma from the caramelized onions, these onion dinner rolls are perfect for sandwiches or any comfort dinner meals. Nothing is more inviting than wafting smells of fresh bread baking. The heavenly smell will take over your house, bringing everyone in the kitchen to see what you’re baking…. 

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Coconut dried fruit bread

Coconut Dried Fruit Quick Bread

A simple, yet delicious quick bread packed with dried fruit and bursting with coconut flavor. Make this dried fruit bread as a holiday gift for friends or family, or simply enjoy some with a hot cup of coffee. Thanks to GO Veggie! and Kitchen PLAY for helping me share this recipe and a fun giveaway… 

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Chocolate ganache coconut tart

Chocolate ganache coconut tart recipe 2

Simple but elegant, this silky chocolate ganache coconut tart with a flaky, tender almond crust will be the center of attention to any special occasion.  There’s absolutely no secret I love rich, smooth chocolate ganache and have been using it to fill a couple of tarts and have lost times how many time I ate… 

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Blueberry muffins

blueberry muffins recipe 3

  Blueberry muffins, sweet, moist and tender, packed with rolled oats and oozing juicy blueberries for a tasty and nutritious afternoon snack. “You can do anything as long as you put your mind into it” is the message Pixar is spreading with its new movie release “Monsters University“. Have you seen it? It has just… 

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Flatbread with roasted tomatoes

roasted tomatoes flatbread

Flatbread with roasted tomatoes – easy to make and full of flavor from the tomatoes which are roasting while the bread bakes.  I have lots of memories about my Grandma, but most of them involve bread baking. She loved baking bread for our big family. She’d start by sifting the flour in the big oval… 

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Orange creamsicle shortbread cookies #25recipestoXmas

orange creamsicle shortbread cookies #25recipestoXmas

Today cookies are brought to you by Kristina of Spabettie. Kristina is one of those person you envy right from the start. You’re wondering why? Because she has a SPA at her fingertips. Isn’t that a dream-job? Except my spa envy I love her and her blog. She’s funny, talented and so sweet. Check out this amazing salted… 

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Chocolate crinkle cookies #25recipestoXmas

chocolate crinkle glutenfree cookies recipe roxanashomebaking 4

Not that I need an excuse, but when the Holiday season is just around the corner cookies must be baked. Cookie swaps are scheduled, pretty paper boxes are waiting to be filled and given to friends and neighbors or even mailed to far-away family. As you probably know I bake cookies year round, but there’s something… 

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Homemade chocolate coconut chew bars

homemade chocolate coconut chew larabar | roxanashomebaking.com

We’re a family of three but we all have different choices. I’m a chocolate girl all the way and my favorite larabar is by far the Chocolate Chip Brownie Bar followed shortly by Chocolate Coconut Bars. Hubby is a peanut butter addict (I swear he could live on peanut butter sandwiches) so his favorite larabar is Peanut… 

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Homemade peanut butter chocolate bars

homemade peanut butter chocolate larabar | roxanashomebaking.com

Peanut butter chocolate bars made healthier with no sugar added, naturally gluten free and vegan.  Say Hello to Peanut Butter and Chocolate Healthy Bars! These bars are gluten-free, vegan, sugar-free and no oven required. Don’t you just love peanut butter and chocolate even more now? The pink and healthy week continues. Did you see the… 

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Whole wheat pumpkin challah

whole wheat pumpkin challah | roxanashomebaking.com

Today I have another whole wheat bread for you made with Red Star PLATINUM. I wasn’t lying when I told you I did a ton of baking with the latest Red Star Yeast before I wrote the review on Monday (you still have time to enter the giveaway if you haven’t yet) Just like the… 

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Steakhouse Bread

steakhouse bread | roxanashomebaking.com

We don’t go often to steakhouse. As vegetarian we need a good excuse to have dinner at Outback or another steakhouse but we do go there when we’re visiting family in South Carolina. My mother in law loves a good steak and there are several local restaurants that we go to every time we visit her. The… 

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Homemade Healthy Snack Bars

Healthy Snack Bars | Roxanashomebaking.com

I had a hard time deciding what to name these bars. Oat bars? Granola bars? Hemp seed bars? Chia seed bars? Dried fruit bars? Seed bars? Energy Bars? Gluten free bars? Vegan Bars? Or just Oat Hemp Chia Seed Fruit Gluten-free Vegan Energy bars? That would have been too long, right? Ever since I shared… 

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