Summer parties are my fave and you better believe I’ll be whipping up these Easy Raspberry and Pistachio Cream Puff Pastry Cups all summer long. Eating and drinking in the sunshine with friends and family? What’s not to love? But the trick with summer entertaining is to avoid making your house even warmer when you’re
It’s been pretty hot here in Chicago, so naturally, I’ve got ice cream on my mind. Last week it was all about my Baskin-Robbins-inspired Jamoca Almond Fudge Cupcakes, and this week I’m throwing it back to my two favorite summer fruits: strawberries and lychee. These Creamy Strawberry Lychee Popsicles are a cinch to make and taste better
I’ve said it once, and I’ll say it again—red bean is the best bean. I’m always trying to think of new ways to use red bean in my desserts because it’s sweet without being overbearing. For example, these Red Bean Mochi Waffles are the perfect combination of crispy, chewy, and sweet without needing any other
Last week I revisited my love for Ube with my Baked Ube Coconut Doughnuts, and now I’m introducing you to another flavor I love: Pandan! These Pandan Madeleines are rich, buttery, and absolutely delicious! They’re a Southeast Asian twist on a French classic and I’m betting you’re going to love them. For those of you who’ve
I’m in love and I don’t care who knows it! Kudos to you if you get that movie reference from Elf (my FAVORITE Christmas movie). Back to the point: I’m in love with these Matcha-Dipped Chips with Sesame Seeds. I am obsessed with salty-sweet foods—especially in snack form. I’m a 24/7 snacker, so a snack
Guys, these Easy Pumpkin Spice Bundt Cakes should definitely make an appearance on your Thanksgiving menu. Every Thanksgiving, I bake a million desserts for my family’s big Thanksgiving dinner (think 35-60 people). So as you can imagine, I’m always testing easy, festive recipes for the dessert spread. I think I’ve found a winner in these bundt cakes.
When summer rolls around, it can be a little hard to turn on the oven and add heat to your kitchen. But cobblers are totally worth it. This Blueberry Basil Cobbler is the perfect summer cobbler because the basil give a light, floral note to the blueberries that is irresistible. All you have to do is dish a serving of the cobbler with a gigantic scoop of vanilla bean ice cream, and garnish with a sprig of basil. And voila—summer in dish!
There are a couple of big things to celebrate in the coming days: 4th of July and National Picnic Month! Yes, July is National Picnic Month. I pride myself on being a pro picnicker, so I love any excuse to celebrate one of my favorite summer activities. In honor of this truly lovely holiday, I’ve put together a roundup of 25 easy and delicious summer picnic recipes from some amazing food bloggers.