Category Archive: Dessert

Mexican Chocolate Bacon Chips

I was having this game night, and the snack theme was spicy-sweet (yup, I’m a dork, but it was a co-dork effort, so not entirely my fault). In my quest I found recipes… Continue reading

Rose Spoon Sweet with Goat Cheese

This was my first attempt at using my new Rose Spoon Sweet from Greece. Apparently different islands in Greece are known for different spoon sweets, and the rose one is from Lakonia. If… Continue reading

Sesame Almond Butter Bars

Welcome back, friends! Greece was lovely – shocker – and I am inspired by several of the dishes I had while I was there. In particular: – Stuffed cherry tomatoes: roasted, savory finger… Continue reading

Pine Nut Sea Salt Truffles

I hung out with this guy once who was a legitimate cook (like had culinary training, or whatever). And he said that with cooking you can kind of do whatever you want, but… Continue reading

Banana Chocolate Chip Bread, Take 2

For Attempt #2 I chose to reference a recipe from My Healthy Happy Home. The verdict: I should probably focus on the GF part and stay away from other complications such as also… Continue reading

GF Banana Chocolate Chip Bread, Take 1

So, it may be time to mention that everything I make from here-on-out will likely be gluten-free. Hence, my first real foray into using gluten free flour. And the reason this attempt is… Continue reading

Orange Ginger Truffles

The road to these truffles involved several detours, but I’m very happy with where we ended up!! The original recipe was from Shin Shine and called for candied ginger pieces… Enter Detour #1:… Continue reading

Mandarin Almond Cake

I needed a gluten free cake to make for my friend’s birthday, and I didn’t just want to use gluten-free flour in a regular recipe (don’t pretend!) A work-friend of mine was adamant… Continue reading

Pumpkin Pie for Passover

This pie/crust has a longish tradition for me, ever since middle school when I had a friend come over and we wanted to make a dessert, but it was Passover (which at that… Continue reading

Breakfast Bread Pudding

Back when I was looking for a savory French toast recipe, I stumbled upon this French toast casserole from Unhealthy Vegan (no offense, but it’s not really that unhealthy!) Also I really think… Continue reading