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Caramel Chocolate Spiced Apple Cider with Maple Whipped Cream

I never was a coffee drinker. If my friends wanted to go to a cafe, I would always order the non-caffeinated drinks. I learned the hard way that…

Lemon Poppy Seed Pikelet with Lavender Cream

I don’t know about you but I love a good lemon poppy seed muffin. Not blueberry, not chocolate, but a lemon poppy seed. It’s 10 pm as I…

Butternut Squash Pancakes

After taking a short break from all things fall, I’m back into the groove starting with these butternut squash pancakes. Pancakes are my guilty pleasure. They almost feel…

Apple Pear Maple Butter

Every year during the winter time, I am always surprised at how quickly the year has passed. It really is true what they say, time passes much faster…

Browned Butter Pumpkin Madeleines

Once I had decided that I wanted to be a chef when I grew up, I immediately immersed myself in cookbooks. Every weekend, I walked over to the…

Pumpkin Apple Streusel Bread

I’m really starting to get into fall flavors this year. Apples, pears, pumpkins, here I come! For the next couple of recipes, you’ll be seeing me experiment with…

Strawberry Shortcake Melon Pan

When I visited Japan last year, I could not pass by a bakery without walking in. The aroma of freshly baked goods was just too enticing to ignore….

Strawberry Rosewater Tiramisu

Every kid has their favorites, favorite movie, favorite book, favorite TV show . I don’t recall a lot of my favorite things when I was young but I…

pistachio croissant

Pistachio croissants

Most people have one or two foods they can never resist. I can easily list at least ten, one of them being croissants. Every time I visit Costco,…

Spiced Apple Pear Pie Pockets

There’s something about the holidays that make me want to bake. They say that people eat more during the winter to stay warm; for me, I eat more…