Perfectly Fluffy Homemade Marshmallows

Now that it’s getting nice and cold and it’s almost December, there is one treat I just can’t get enough of: hot chocolate with marshmallows floating on top. Of course, I started to get curious: could I actually make these sweet, fluffy treats myself? It turns out the answer is yes! It takes a bit … Continue reading “Perfectly Fluffy Homemade Marshmallows”

Perfecting the Chocolate Truffle Recipe

If there’s one decadent dessert/snack I love, it’s chocolate truffles. The rich chocolate flavors mixed with the perfect outer dusting or coat just makes me want to eat even more. Unfortunatley, many homemade truffles come out dry or grainy instead of smooth and creamy. We wanted to find a recipe that would allow us to … Continue reading “Perfecting the Chocolate Truffle Recipe”

A Sweet Cookie Surprise: Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

It’s just about that season to start visiting houses and giving out plates of cookies as gifts, but what can you do when you don’t want to do the same boring cookie recipe every time? One way to do that is to take a classic and give it a little twist! A twist that absolutely … Continue reading “A Sweet Cookie Surprise: Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe”

Simple Indulgence: Coffee Mug Brownie Recipe

Man, sometimes all you want in life is a brownie, but you don’t want to go through all the work of creating a whole batch. What’s a person to do? Well, why not make a brownie for one in a coffee mug? This single-dish bit of heaven can be made in just a few minutes, … Continue reading “Simple Indulgence: Coffee Mug Brownie Recipe”

Sweet Spanish Flan

What many of us know as “flan” is actually officially called crème caramel, yet I can’t help but call it as I have always known it. While crème caramel is French, the custard-like dessert with a caramel topping most Americans know comes from Spanish-speaking countries. There are so many variations on the recipe, but today … Continue reading “Sweet Spanish Flan”