Baking

Almond-Cherry Coffee Cake

Need an easy coffee cake for a brunch gathering? This almond-cherry coffee cake with a beautiful glaze should be your go-to.

Carrot Cake Banana Bread with Maple Icing

When two good things come together, great things happen. You’re about to fall in love with this carrot cake banana bread topped with a creamy maple icing.

Mini Strawberry-Rhubarb Crumble

This seasonal strawberry-rhubarb crumble is easy to put together and makes for a great dessert for two people. Sweet and just a touch tart, a perfect treat.

Marshmallow Peanut Butter Cookie Bars

These marshmallow peanut butter cookie bars are filled with peanut butter cups, chocolate chips, and marshmallow fluff. Ridiculously rich and totally delicious.

Strawberry Babka Bread

babka. sweet, twisted, yeast bread. what’s not to love? it makes the perfect sweet breakfast…

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Molasses Cookies

These Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Molasses Cookies are soft, chewy and packed full of walnuts and chocolate chips.

Easy Blueberry Snack Cake

There’s something so charming about mixing ingredients together to the soundtrack of a spring rain.…

Baileys Chocolate Cake

This rich chocolate cake is baked with Baileys Irish Cream and layered with a sweet, spiked whipped cream.

Almond Poppyseed Muffins

These poppyseed muffins are anything but ordinary. Made with almond extract, they’re especially soft and flavorful and are topped with a glorious vanilla bean glaze.

Mexican Chocolate Desserts We’re Devouring This Week

Mexican chocolate is truly a wonderful thing. While an exact definition might be elusive, it is often roasted with cinnamon and other spices and comes with a more granular texture. Check out these decadent Mexican chocolate desserts we devouring this week leading up to Cinco de Mayo.

Sprinkle-Loaded Birthday Cake Scones

These birthday cake scones are loaded with sprinkles and are totally whimsical and sweet. A fun treat.

Lavender and Lemon Shortbreads

I’m a lavender lover from way back but, let’s be honest… lavender belongs in the…

Baked Oatmeal with Spring Rhubarb

Sweet, tart and with warm ginger and cinnamon, this baked oatmeal with spring rhubarb is a great breakfast on a cool morning.

Dark Chocolate Scones with Raspberries

Full of rich, dark chocolate and fresh raspberries, these scones are everything we imagined and more.

Stunning, Sweet Cream Strawberry Shortcake

With beautiful layers and symmetry, this strawberry shortcake is made with fresh berries, a layer of sponge cake and sweet cream.

Almond Cake with Mango and Whipped Mascarpone Cream

This is one dreamy dessert. Soft almond cake slices are served simply with fresh mango and sweetened whipped mascarpone cream.

Shortbread Cookies with Lavender

Spruce up your next batch of buttery shortbread cookies with lavender for a fun floral addition that’s perfect for spring.

New York-Style Oreo Cheesecake

This thick cheesecake is made tall and dense to be New York-style with Oreos in the batter and an Oreo crust.

Mocha Chocolate Cupcakes

A touch of coffee in the cupcakes and frosting is just what your next batch of cupcakes needs. Serve up these mocha chocolate cupcakes at your next gathering.

Cream Cheese and Carrot Bundt Cake

Perfect for spring, make a pan of this carrot bunt cake covered with a sweet cream cheese icing.

Soft Lemon Ricotta Cake

Inspired by Italian desserts, this simple cake is soft and filled with bright lemon flavor.

Blueberry Banana Blender Muffins

These Blueberry Banana Blender Muffins are everything you could ever want in a morning muffin. They’re packed with protein and flavor to keep you fueled and happy.

Individual Strawberry Crisps

Step into spring with these berry-loaded strawberry crisps topped with an oat crumble.

Pastel de Nuez: Sephardic Walnut Cake

Pastel de Nuez is an old Sephardic walnut cake family recipe. It is a delicious, moist kosher recipe that is perfect for passover, but you can totally enjoy it all year round.

Spring Dutch Baby with Lemon Curd

Serve up a festive spring brunch with a buttery dutch baby pancake topped with bright lemon curd and fresh berries.

Fresh Strawberry Lattice Pie

Celebrate spring with a gorgeous fresh strawberry lattice pie loaded with the fruit of the season.

Gluten Free Tahini Chocolate Muffins

These Tahini Chocolate Muffins are gluten free, sweetened with maple syrup and perfect if you’re trying to eat Paleo.

Blue Cheese Rolls

These warm pull-apart cheese rolls are loaded blue cheese and the perfect fun appetizer.

Semolina Lemon Cakes

I use semolina very often as it is one of the major ingredient used in…

Pretty in Pastel: Beautiful Desserts for Easter and all of Spring

Spring is here and Easter is right around the corner. Celebrate the coming festivities with these beautiful desserts with pretty pastel hues.

Buckeye Cookies

These buckeye cookies have a rich, chocolate base with a sweet peanut butter center and a chocolate drizzle on top. It’s the perfect sweet and chewy cookie.

Lasagna Bread: Scaccia Ragusana

Hailing from Sicily, this lasagna bread, also known as Scaccia Ragusana, is layered with sauce, cheese, herbs and even eggplant. We’re in love with it and you will be too.

Chocolate Paleo Banana Bread

This recipe for Chocolate Paleo Banana Bread tastes decadent and is loaded with chocolate chunks, but is completely gluten free, grain free, dairy free, and refined sugar free.

Buttermilk Lemon Poppyseed Cake

An easy, everyday Buttermilk Lemon Poppyseed Cake that is not too sweet and is perfect for spring brunch or dessert.

Chocolate Ganache and Raspberry Brownies

A base layer of rich brownie topped with a layer of raspberry jam and finished with a smooth chocolate ganache make up these delicious chocolate and raspberry brownies that also happen to be gluten free.

Caramel Cashew Magic Bars

Decadent magic bars filled with chocolate, caramel, coconut, and cashews. A fun, rich, and easy dessert you can serve at any occasion.

Banana Crumble Muffins

Need to use up some brown bananas? These banana muffins have a drool-worthy crumble topping and are so easy to whip up.

Almond Strawberry Cake

A tall, impressive dessert layered with almond cake, strawberry compote and strawberry buttercream.

Paleo Orange Cake (Gluten, Dairy, Nut & Coconut Free)

The perfect grain free recipe to fight chocolate cravings. These delicious, healthy treats are paleo, gluten, dairy and nut free.

Sheermal: Saffron and Cardamom Flatbread

Sheermal is an aromatic flatbread flavored with saffron and ground cardamom. It’s delicious on it’s own or slathered with Nutella.

Banana Cream Tart

A delicious take on the classic banana cream pie, this time served in a tart and topped with fun toppings likes a Banoffee Pie.

Orange and Yogurt Bundt Cake

This soft yogurt bundt cake is flavored with oranges and served with a delicious Indian cream sauce.

Gluten-Free: Banana Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies

These gluten free cookies are so easy to make and just might be devoured in minutes. Serve as a dessert or nutritious snack.

Homemade Laminated Dough: Croissant Buns

These Croissant Buns make for an excellent baking project for a cozy winter weekend. Start by making a homemade laminated dough on Friday evening and they’ll be ready to devour over the weekend.

Pistachio Orange Biscotti

Take the classic biscotti to the next level with these pistachios-filled, orange-flavored, chocolate-dipped cookies.

Homemade Garlic Knots

Make your own homemade garlic knots and serve these flavorful breads at your next game day or movie night.

Banana Sweet Potato Bread

Soft, sweet and so flavorful, this banana sweet potato loaf is delicious with a slather or peanut butter or toasted and enjoyed with your afternoon coffee.

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

Soft peanut butter cookies studded with chocolate chips are ready to make with ingredeints you probably already have in your cupboards. A perfect nutty and chocolate-filled dessert.

Raspberry White Chocolate Bars

Raspberry White Chocolate Bars are the perfect sweet to impress your Valentine this year. A classic flavor combo that is well-loved.

Spiced and Swirled Chocolate Bread

This yeasted sweet bread is filled with a warm spices and chocolate and weaved into a beautiful swirl design that blossoms when baked.

Sweet Potato Cinnamon Rolls and Brown Sugar Icing

Fluffy, decadent, and slathered in a brown sugar cream cheese frosting, these Sweet Potato Cinnamon Rolls are the perfect way to start a day.

Rosemary Garlic Challah Bread

If you love making bread, you will love this beautiful challah bread braided with rosemary and garlic.

Mocha Mousse Brownies

Chewy, fudgy brownies are topped with a whipped coffee mousse and finished with a shiny chocolate glaze to make a three-layered mocha mousse brownie.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

These soft chocolate cookies are sandwiched with a creamy peanut butter mousse-like filling. They’re about to be the favorite cookie at the party.

Red Velvet Brownie Fudge Cake

The perfect Valentine’s Day (or any day) treat of a rich, chocolate-loaded red velvet brownie fudge cake topped with white chocolate cream cheese frosting.

Vegan Monkey Bars

These monkey bars are lightly sweet and made with bananas and almond butter for a perfect snack we can’t stop eating.

Gluten Free Chocolate Hazelnut Twists

Gluten free pastry dough is not commonly found in the grocery store aisles, but this homemade version made into gluten free chocolate hazelnut twists will make your tastebuds dance.

Chocolate Stout Cake and Ganache Glaze

Grab your favorite chocolate stout beer and make this rich, dark chocolate stout cake with a ganache glaze.

Pear Apple Oatmeal Crisp

Warm up the kitchen with the beautiful aromas of this pear and apple oatmeal crisp. Topped with a delicious buttery oatmeal crumble.

Honey and Fig Cinnamon Scones

These sweet honey and cinnamon scones are studded with dried figs and are about to make your mornings quite cheery.