Baking, Chocolate, Fall Recipes, Gluten-Free, Gluten-Free Recipes, Healthy Cooking, Uncategorized, Vegan, Vegetarian, Winter Recipes

Mini Vegan Chocolate Donuts w/ Salted Caramel Pumpkin Spice Glaze

Fall has arrived my friends, and we all know what that means. Pumpkin Spice. Everything. In the spirit of the season, I’ve decided to make some Mini Vegan Chocolate Doughnuts with Salted Caramel Spiced Pumpkin Glaze.… Read More Mini Vegan Chocolate Donuts w/ Salted Caramel Pumpkin Spice Glaze

Desserts, Food and Cooking How-To's, Kitchen and Home, Pies and Tarts, Product Reviews, Special Occasion, Summer Recipes, Uncategorized

Peach Raspberry Melba No-Bake Cheesecake

Summertime is finally here, and it’s my favorite time of year. I love cooking for parties and potlucks, but in the summertime it’s definitely no fun to be stuck in a hot kitchen! Therefore, I’ve decided to make a Peach Raspberry Melba No-Bake Cheesecake. It’s super delicious, easy to make, and requires no hot oven whatsoever, especially with the help of all my amazing KitchenAid® appliances.

You’re going to love this chilled creamy cheesecake with vanilla poached peaches and a homemade raspberry sauce. It’s quite refreshing and is simply the perfect dessert for the summertime months!… Read More Peach Raspberry Melba No-Bake Cheesecake

Breakfast, Breakfast Food, Diet, Drinks and Cocktails, Fall Recipes, Food Styling & Photography, Healthy Cooking, One-Pot Dishes, Product Reviews, Soups, Uncategorized, Vegan, Vegetable Dishes, Vegetarian, Veggies, Winter Recipes

Superfoods Recipes for a Healthy New Year

Once the holidays are over, it’s time for a break from all the super rich food and cocktails and detox with some healthy recipes made with some of my favorite superfoods for a fresh start to a healthy New Year!

What’s all the fuss over superfoods about? They help step up your immunity, boost energy, slow down aging, lift your spirits, improve circulation, detox, improve sleep, and they have healing benefits too. And they just make you feel better and healthier all around. Colorful fruits and vegetables possess tons of vitamins and minerals – start ‘eating the rainbow’, and you’re off to a healthy start.… Read More Superfoods Recipes for a Healthy New Year

Baking, Desserts, Fall Recipes, Holiday, Holiday Recipes, Pies and Tarts, Special Occasion, Thanksgiving Recipes, Uncategorized, Winter Recipes

Luscious Brown Sugar Buttermilk Pie

This is a delicious, luscious custard pie that I made over Thanksgiving holiday, and it was so easy to make. Made with buttermilk, vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg and butter; it has a creamy consistency similar to pumpkin pie but without the pumpkin. It includes a simple recipe for homemade pie crust, but you can also use a pre-made or refrigerated crust to save some time and effort (Pillsbury is great). Another option is to make the pie crust with whole wheat or rye flour. Throw in a tablespoon of maple syrup and a dash of sea salt to the filling and sprinkle the pie with some large grain sugar to bring out the flavors even more. Enjoy :)… Read More Luscious Brown Sugar Buttermilk Pie

Baking, Chocolate, Desserts, Food Styling & Photography, Fruit, Holiday, Holiday Recipes, Special Occasion, Spring Recipes, Uncategorized

A LOVE-LY Strawberry Chambord Valentine’s Day Cake

  As Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, I got inspired to make a LOVE-LY Strawberry Chambord Cake with Strawberry Coulis to celebrate. I wanted to create a simple cake that highlighted the flavors of the strawberries and Raspberry Chambord liqueur, and used a yellow cake mix flavored with vanilla and almond extract, along with some… Read More A LOVE-LY Strawberry Chambord Valentine’s Day Cake

Baking, Comfort Food, Desserts, Holiday Recipes, Pies and Tarts, Special Occasion, Thanksgiving Recipes, Uncategorized, Winter Recipes

Bourbon Vanilla Cream Pie with Oatmeal-Pecan Cookie Crust

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year – if only for the food! Of course, I am so thankful for my amazing friends and family, for doing a job that I love and am passionate about, and for living in a city full of life and new things to discover every day. It’s also… Read More Bourbon Vanilla Cream Pie with Oatmeal-Pecan Cookie Crust

Appetizers, Comfort Food, Desserts, Entrees, Holiday Recipes, Pasta, Salads, Savory Dishes, Seafood, Special Occasion

In the Mood For Love

We’ve all heard that there are certain foods that have aphrodisiac powers, but which ones and what effect do they have on romance? There are several foods that increase passion and the mood for love – almonds, arugula, asparagus, avocado, bananas, basil, chilies, chocolate, coffee, figs, garlic, ginger, honey, nutmeg, oysters, pinenuts, raspberries, strawberries, black truffles, vanilla and wine, just to name a few.… Read More In the Mood For Love

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