Lemon Bars on Brown Butter Shortbread

I've professed my love for Tartine many times in the past. I've been to their bakery once and have their baking book. In my spare time, I love flipping through the pages and looking at their pictures. During winter break, I attempted to make these lemon bars but failed quite miserably. I didn't allow the crust [...]

Coconut Almond Berry Tart

About a week or two ago, I met with one of my professors for coffee. We caught up for about an hour and it made me so glad and thankful I go to school that I do! I was reminded that there are professors who genuinely care about their students, their wellbeing and success in [...]

Salted Caramel Apple Pie

Ever since I watched this video of MasterChef winner Christine Ha make an apple pie and Chef Gordon Ramsey revealing that he does, indeed, have a heart, I had wanted to make an apple pie myself. If you have no idea what I am talking about, you have to watch the video. Did I mention that she is blind [...]

Raspberry Eclairs with Chocolate Pastry Cream

Oh goodness I cannot get enough cream puffs. Maybe it's because of my previous job at a cream puff bakery and because I ate one basically every day, or maybe it's because they are just so darn good. Whatever the reason, they're addicting. I LOVE chocolate pastry cream and made half a batch the last [...]