Recipes

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars (with a Vegan option)

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars (with a Vegan option)

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! The other day, my friend Soumi hit me up and asked me to help her bake some stuff for a department potluck. Only problem: she likes to bake vegan stuff. Vegan baking is definitely out of my […]

How to Make a Chocolate & Strawberry Hippo Cake

How to Make a Chocolate & Strawberry Hippo Cake

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! My roommate just had her birthday and I needed an excuse to make a new elaborate cake. She loves hippos (and cows). One of the first things I noticed when she moved in was that she had […]

Apple Pie Cupcakes with Brown Butter Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Apple Pie Cupcakes with Brown Butter Swiss Meringue Buttercream

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! It’s officially fall which means I can officially crack out my cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, apples, and pumpkins. Time to start making butternut squash everything until I can’t stand it anymore. Anyway, I decided to go with a […]

Chocolate Chiffon Cake with Green Tea Whipped Cream Frosting

Chocolate Chiffon Cake with Green Tea Whipped Cream Frosting

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! It was my mom’s birthday yesterday, (Happy Birthday, Mom!) so of course I had to bake her cake. That also means that it’s been pretty much exactly one year since I first started my instagram with Pascal […]

Coffee & Almond Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Buttercream

Coffee & Almond Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Buttercream

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! It was a coworker’s birthday this week, which meant I had an excuse to bake a full cake. I haven’t baked a cake in a bit because I no longer live with a ton of roommates, so […]

Double Chocolate Orange Mousse Bars

Double Chocolate Orange Mousse Bars

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! My dad’s girlfriend’s daughter, Qing, was feeling pretty sick this weekend, so I went over on Friday night to hang out and baked something while I was there. She wanted brownies, and I tried to think of […]

Mini Oreo and Peanut Butter Cheesecake

Mini Oreo and Peanut Butter Cheesecake

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! One of my coworkers, Helen, is super awesome and went to a conference in California last week to present her research. I’d originally promised to bring in something that would combine peanut butter and chocolate for good […]

Baklava Cheesecake

Baklava Cheesecake

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! I love baklava. No, seriously, it’s basically my favorite dessert. I have very clear memories of a drunken night a few months ago when my housemate offered me some leftover baklava and my friend and I ate […]

Game of Thrones Cake

Game of Thrones Cake

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is not for dogs With the finale of Game of Thrones coming up I was definitely feeling the hype and decided to make a Game of Thrones cake. Of course, I needed to incoporate the two most important aspect of Game of […]

Ube and Flan Cupcakes

Ube and Flan Cupcakes

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! The other day, my coworker, Jacob, sent me this Instagram post and asked me to replicate it. After some quick digging, I found out that they were “ube flan cupcakes.” Basically, ube cupcakes topped with a leche […]