Apple & pecan coffe cake *Prajitura cu mere si nuci

        Mondayzz! Perfect day to continue baking old time favorites, like this apples and pecan simple cake. This was my favorite cake when I was a little girl, so I had to recreate it during this nostalgic cooking period in my life. It’s not the first time I am talking about this…

Mama’s marble sponge cake * Reteta de chec a mamei

            This is my mom’s recipe for marble sponge cake. I miss my mom, so I had to make something that would bring me back home …at least smell/ taste/ eat wise. My mom makes the best cakes and sweet breads in the world, of course, and this was just a pale replica of her…

Almond Flour Chocolate Muffins

              Mondayzzz! I decided I should start this week with something sweet & delicious, but also guilt & gluten free. In part, this recipe takes inspiration in the project initiated by the nice people at Nuts.com advocating the benefits of almonds consumption. Their page dedicated to almond products, it’s more than any mortal can…

Mini Cheesecakes

  How cute are these cheesecakes?! Cute as mini cheesecakes is the new cute as cupcakes…I’m pretty sure that’s an expression, right? Anyhow, they’re super cute and super delicious… because is cheesecake. Besides compared with all the sweets I’ve been baking lately (mendacity, I have no idea what is going on with me!), the mini…

It’s my party and … I bake if I want to!

  I am a Taurus, but more on the lazy side than on the stubborn! This year I decided I should celebrate my commitment to never growing up with a grown up party and I even baked a cake … for my own birthday… first time ever… Yeah, I know it’s a little lame but I…