Marbled Chocolate Cake

What can I say? I bought too many chocolate candies for Halloween… and I was eating the leftovers like there was no tomorrow. Since, I still have one third of the bucket full of chocolate candy in the house; I think might be more of a troublemaker, then a problem solver. The cake was really…

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I baked this banana bread for a friend. Honestly, it was for a friend, but as I am preparing this blog post, I really wish I made one for myself as well. No worries, I still have half a bucket of candies from Halloween. You can find an older recipe for  chocolate marbled banana bread…

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…