Mediterranean couscous * Cuscus mediteranean

  Yummy couscous alert! If you’re into sun dried tomatoes, parsley and olives as much I am, this is nirvana in a bowl. Yeap, I’m pretty much obsessed with parsley! What is couscous? Wiki says: ”Couscous is a traditional Berber dish of semolina which is cooked by steaming. It is traditionally served with a meat…

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…

Gazpacho back in town

  I love summer, but it’s really killing me! It’s so hot and humid in Alabama that all you can do is chill under AC with a glass of iced tea! It was just as hot in NYC, but not as humid (except the day we went for a 5 hour walk on Broadway!). Besides,…

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…