Chocolate Soufflés

If you’re anything like me, there’s probably certain desserts that you love, but you think, nah, I could never make that. So I’m setting out to prove myself wrong, and starting with these amazing little chocolate soufflés. I’ve raved before about Johnny Iuzzini’s cookbook, Sugar Rush, which makes complex desserts easy, and always taste amazing. I…

Cinnamon Sugar Churro Bites

Hello there! Sorry for the delay in posts for those who visit regularly, my life has gone all upside down and topsy turvy. I just moved, after 2.5 years, from Liberia back to New York City – talk about a huge change! But after a few weeks I was able to find the most AMAZING…

Meringues. Delicious, Delicious Meringues.

You have NO idea how excited I am to share this post with you all. As I mentioned in my last post, I wanted to tackle 2015 and create desserts that I never had before, either because I was scared (I’m full on scared of yeast, let me tell you – it’s living, and it goes…

Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies

Valentine’s Day baking with red food coloring, anyone? Cream cheese is absolutely the most wonderful invention. Cheesecake has always been my favorite dessert in the whole world, and when I started baking I was elated to discover that cream cheese can be made into so many amazing desserts and pastries, and also, don’t forget, sushi….

Sugar Cookie Mustaches with a Chocolate Glaze

Happy Halloween! These are the perfect cookies to make for a Halloween party, or, to be honest, any time you feel the need to release your inner hipster with baked goods. 🙂   I first made these in celebration of a great Broadway show, the clever and amazing Peter and the Starcatcher. It’s essentially a…