Brown Butter Ginger Apple Torte

Brown Butter Ginger Apple Torte

  A perfectly spiced cake sandwiched with brown butter caramelized apples is exactly what every fall day needs. The boy and I took a quick day trip to Buffalo, NY on Monday and while...

Zucchini chocolate chip bread

Zucchini Chocolate Chip Bread {September Bakin Friends}

Hey guys! I hope you all had a great weekend. I had a super lazy weekend. One that was originally filled with lots of errands and apple baking plans at first but then the...

Ginger Soy Beef Stir Fry with Chile Tomatoes

Ginger Soy Beef Stir-Fry with Chile Tomatoes {#passthecookbookclub}

Yes, we are taking a brief break from sweets today and I am bringing you a savory dish! It’s all about balance people 🙂 To be honest, I cook more savory dishes in my...

Pumpkin Bundt Cake

Pumpkin Bundt Cake with Bourbon Cream Cheese Frosting

Have you seen this fall bucket list for food bloggers from Dorothy of Crazy for Crust? I love it! It had me excited for fall baking even though I am not a bucket list...

apple pie recipe

Apple Pie Recipe

Apples are in full force already here in Upstate NY and this weekend my girlfriends and I went apple picking. It’s become a tradition since we all moved up here for school a few...

coconut zucchini chocolate cookies

Zucchini Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Guys, I really wish I could tell you I am a more active human being and spend a lot of time outdoors and not on my couch watching TV. Or that I do not...

apple crumble cheesecake bars

Apple Crumble Cheesecake Bars

When you start writing posts under a quilt, you know fall is REALLY here. And with the nice fall weather comes apple season and apple baking!!! I jumped the gun a little last week...

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

I have a small confession. For the longest time, I could not get myself to eat peanut butter in sweet situations. In Sierra Leone where I grew up, we use peanut butter to make...

Coconut Almond Cream Cake is a coconut lover's dream cake and the perfect Easter dessert recipe. Coconut cake, almond cream filling, and coconut frosting! | BlahnikBaker.com

Coconut Almond Cream Cake

Coconut almond cream cake is a coconut lover’s dream cake, and the perfect Easter dessert recipe. Coconut cake is filled with almond cream filling, then topped with fluffy coconut cream cheese frosting! I made...

Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Caramel Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Caramel Cream Cheese Frosting

I know I know it is only September but I couldn’t wait any longer to indulge in some pumpkin baked goods. I blame it on Starbucks for getting me in the mood so early....

Lemon Sugar Cookies

Lemon Sugar Cookies with Marbled Royal Icing {Blog Swap: Club Narwhal}

Hey guys! I am very excited today to be doing a blog swap with Amy from Club Narwhal. Amy is a creative writer, a great photographer that loves to travel and enjoy great food....

Happy Anniversary!

Happy Anniversary!

One year ago today I married my best friend and partner in crime. I can’t believe it has been 365 days already as I can still remember every single minute of that day vividly...