Recipes

2nd Surprise Bake Along

2nd Surprise Bake Along

Easter is just around the corner and chocolate is on the mind! And that’s what we’ll be baking with next Sunday, April 7th at 5pm Paris time (10am CST). To find the timing in your timezone, check www.worldtimebuddy.com. See below for the list of ingredients […]

Our 1st Surprise Bake Along: Bespoke Jam Cake with Vanilla Bean Buttercream

Our 1st Surprise Bake Along: Bespoke Jam Cake with Vanilla Bean Buttercream

Yesterday was so much fun! Thank you to everyone that tuned in to bake with me for the very first Surprise Bake Along! I’d had the idea for a little bit to find some way to get everyone together to bake, and my friend Jen, […]

#1 Surprise Bake Along

#1 Surprise Bake Along

Introducing the new Surprise Bake Along! Let’s get together and bake – LIVE! On instagram! The final dessert won’t be revealed until we’re actually together! There will be tons of tips along the way and some new recipes that I know you’re going to love! […]

Pear Cake with Salted Caramel Mascarpone Frosting

Pear Cake with Salted Caramel Mascarpone Frosting

Wow was this cake a masterpiece! For New Years Eve, we went over to a friend’s place for dinner. She has a large terrace that overlooks the Strasbourg skyline, so at midnight we all filtered out, champagne flutes in hand to cheer in the New […]

How to Make Springerle Cookies

How to Make Springerle Cookies

Last week I tried my hand at Springerle cookies, a Christmas cookie from the Alsace-Lorraine area of France, and into Germany and Switzerland. I’d seen pictures of them before but never made them, and after being tempted into purchasing one of the cookie molds at […]

Chocolate Chestnut Cake

Chocolate Chestnut Cake

This weekend Eileen and I did our first food photography and pastry workshop together in Paris. Seriously what an incredible time we had. The ladies that come were lovely and we were constantly laughing in between pastry and photography tips. We made French macarons together […]