Tag: Dessert

Simple Flourless Chocolate Cake

I’ve made this Bon Appetit flourless chocolate recipe four times in the past three weeks. It’s light and fluffy (thanks to the whipped egg whites), but also decadent. The original recipe includes a glaze, which I’ve never made although I’m sure it would be delicious as well. My favorite part of this cake is that is saves INSANELY WELL and…

How College Changed the Food I Eat

  Before college, I ate mostly Chinese food that my mom cooked (and still wish I could eat that everyday). I also had a great love for pita bread from a Persian/Mediterranean store by my house and Souplantation. When I got to college, I thought about the amazing classes that would take, the friends I would make, and the places…

Have an Eggcellent Weekend!

We made it to the weekend! Here are some things that we thought were great this week. Have you Heard? Here’s a cool bay area event this weekend. We had to google this question this week: What ARE ramps?  A new TV show that we’ve been wanting to watch after reading this review.   Health, Beauty, and Wellness Just ordered…

Satisfy Your Inner Bunny With This Carrot Cake

Though Easter wasn’t my original inspiration, it is a wonderful excuse indulge in this carrot cake. Everyone is so thoughtful about making Santa cookies, but who ever leaves a piece of cake for the Easter Bunny?! Mhmm. That’s what I thought. The first time I made this cake was for Bianca’s birthday, during the semester Abbey went hopping down to…

Pro Tip: Madeleines Are Easy

Is there anybody who doesn’t like madeleines? They’re spongey and simple and perfect with a cup of tea or coffee, and pretty much every time I see a three-pack of them at Starbucks I buy it (that’s not a pro tip, I am not proud of myself). But I recently discovered that these sweet little babies are not hard to…