Funfetti Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting

I realize as I write this post that I have posted a lot of dessert recipes lately, but I could not resist with this one. When I started planning for Emmi’s first birthday party, I knew that I wanted to make everything myself-decorations and food.  So, when I decided to make the cake, I thought … Continue reading

Savoring Summer… Strawberry Cake

Last week my sister made this awesome Strawberry Cake from Smitten Kitchen—it was soo good! I mean good enough that we kept on eating more and more until there was barely anything left. Unfortunately, the next day I paid for it dearly. I am breastfeeding my daughter so whatever I eat goes directly to her. … Continue reading

Easy Bake… Chocolate Pecan Blender Cake!

I love talking about food and recipes with people.  Because of the blog, more and more friends have shared cooking stories and recipes with me. There are many friends and colleagues whom I had no idea have a cooking background and after talking I come to learn have been in culinary school or are avid … Continue reading

A Family Affair… Chocolate Souffle

Recently, My aunt and uncle came to visit from Israel with my 15-year old cousin. Since Tal travels so much, I was happy to have my cousin, Romy, keep me company at my apartment. A couple of times, I enlisted her as my sous-chef and kept her occupied chopping and helping me take my pictures … Continue reading