Raspberry Nutella Tart

It's the second week of school. Agh. This week has been a complete blur. Still trying to get used to my new class schedule. Trying to meet up with people and catch up. Trying to get ahead of classes, and even more, trying to turn in my this week's papers in on time. With stress, [...]

S’mores Cake

This is a monster cake. I've made S'mores cupcakes in the past and this time, decided to turn the cupcakes into a full 8in cake. Taking the marshmallow and graham cracker recipe from the cupcakes, I used my go-to chocolate cake recipe to create this s'mores cake. Each cake layer was cut in half to [...]

Chocolatey Chocolate Sprinkles Cake

This chocolate cake was made for a family who had just welcomed a new baby. There is something so beautiful about a new life coming into this world. SOMEHOW, we humans have been given the responsibility and the privilege to care for another human being. To care for another life more than your very own, to [...]

Classic Brownies

Brownies. I remember in the awkward phase of life called middle school, the cafeteria would sell brownies in these rectangular squares that would have both the consistency of a cake and fudge. The top would be nicely cracked and there would be chocolate chips hidden inside. They were the best. Since then, I must admit that [...]

Double Chocolate Pudding Pie

Our kitchen currently looks like a tornado hit. My dad is trying to install a new shelving system into our kitchen closet and we have pots, pans, tupperware, and aprons scattered all over. It's an absolute mess. To make matters even worse, I decided to clean out my baking cabinets and drawers. I pulled everything [...]