Recipes

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 […]

Cannoli Cake with Dulce de Leche

Cannoli Cake with Dulce de Leche

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! In a college town, once August hits, there’s a flurry of lease turnovers with pretty much the entire population moving out of their houses and apartments, and moving into new places. I haven’t had to move in […]

High Hat Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting

High Hat Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! I’ve been swamped in medical school applications the last couple of weeks, but I’m moving out of my house to a new apartment soon, and I needed to clean my kitchen out a bit. After taking stock […]

Cherry Panna Cotta Tart

Cherry Panna Cotta Tart

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! On Friday, one of my housemates said he wanted me to try making something with panna cotta. I wanted to include a baking aspect, and I thought it would be great in a summery tart. Panna cotta […]

4th of July Honey Naked Cake

4th of July Honey Naked Cake

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! After feeling really guilty about unknowingly serving a sugar-loaded ‘Muricake┬áto a family friend who’s diabetic for Memorial Day, as a (hopefully) future health professional, I felt compelled to come up with a (slightly) less sugar-y dessert for […]