Recipes

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 […]

Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate-Covered Coconut Frosting

Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate-Covered 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 […]

Patriotic Strawberry Shortcake Cupcakes

Patriotic Strawberry Shortcake Cupcakes

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! My brother, Tim, has been home for most of the summer, but he’s heading back to the east coast to where he goes to school at the end of this week. He was hoping I could make […]

Chambord and Amaretto Crepe Cake

Chambord and Amaretto Crepe Cake

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! My friend hit me up this weekend to do some baking, and we wanted to make something light and summery. We decided to go with a crepe cake (aka mille crepe if you’re feeling fancy) because crepes […]

Triple Chocolate Mousse Cups

Triple Chocolate Mousse Cups

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! I had a friend in need of some cheering up and she’s a huge fan of chocolate. It was also 90┬░ so I really wanted something cold and not heavy. Mousse seemed like the obvious solution. Since […]

Nutella Cake with Fresh Cherry Mousse

Nutella Cake with Fresh Cherry Mousse

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! Two of my co-workers are leaving this week (bye, Meghan and Sirichai), so I did my usual thing and brought a cake into the office. When I’m making cakes (or other desserts) specifically for people, I usually […]

Amaretto Cheesecake Cups

Amaretto Cheesecake Cups

DISCLAIMER: This recipe is for humans not dogs! For Father’s Day, I wanted to make some mini cheesecakes since cheesecake is one of my dad’s favorites. He’s more of a praline person but I had some extra almond extract and wanted to use amaretto. Instead […]