Lemon Blueberry Cupcakes with a Cream Cheese Frosting

Summer! It’s summer in New York City. Which means that I want to eat my weight in fruit every day, and┬ácitrus becomes my kryptonite. It means other things too, but those are the most important. So, in honor of citrus and fruit, I give you, lemon blueberry cupcakes, with┬ámy favorite frosting ever, cream cheese frosting….

Berry Extravaganza! Pie

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you all had a lovely holiday season, and enjoyed the time with friends and family! I was lucky in that I spent about three weeks traveling from Liberia to both New York and Los Angeles. I got the freezing temperatures and snow of New York City (though living in…

Lemon Basil Cupcakes with Basil Buttercream Frosting

One of my favorite things to eat in the entire world is basil. I love it – I infuse it into simple syrup and teas, I add it to pastas and wraps, I’ve made ice cream with it (more on that in a later post!), and I have now started baking with it. I unfortunately…