Ultimate S’mores Brownie

Summer is here, and so is camping season. Even though California no longer allows fire pits in fear of forest fires due to the drought, summer screams for s'mores! First, you want to melt the butter and chocolate over a double boiler. While that's going, whisk together the eggs, sugar, and vanilla in a separate [...]

Ice Cream Sandwiches

We are having a heat wave! To brave the heat, I sandwiched yesterday's chocolate chip cookies with ice cream. To easily shape the ice cream to be the perfect size for your cookies, take a pint of ice cream, cut and peel the cardboard container off. Wrap it in saran wrap and roll it and [...]

Carrot Oatmeal Cookies

Has it really been over a week since my last post? It's Spring Break now and I had thought I would get caught up, but even spring break has been so busy that I've only had time to do so now! Last week I made a carrot cake for a bridal shower and decided to [...]

New York Cheesecake

It would only take you two minutes in our apartment for you to realize two things: we have thin walls, and we are a loud group of girls. You probably would not want to be our neighbors. Unfortunately for our resident director and his roommates, they got stuck in the apartment beneath us. It's not [...]

Tayberry Chocolate Cake with Fresh Cut Roses

The second part of the weekend resided in celebrating my roommates birthday. Since her birthday was on a weekday we celebrated on Sunday. We went to Newport and rented bikes to cruise down the coast in a gorgeous 84 degree weather. The sun was shining but the coastal wind was blowing gentle enough for it [...]