summertime strawberries

My favorite place in Paris is the market and my favorite thing about the market is summertime strawberries. This isn’t surprising seeing as even at home I love grocery shopping. In college, I… Continue reading

my time in Paris

Hello friends, If any of you follow me on Instragram, you may know that I am currently in Paris! I’m here for two months, with five weeks of my Parisian adventure left. You… Continue reading

pumpkin chocolate chip bliss

Hello friends! Last week I posted a picture of my favorite fall treat, pumpkin chocolate chip cookies. I make them every year and they have never failed me. Since a bunch of people… Continue reading

great pumpkin lies (and the muffins we make out of them)

Hello friends! Once again, fall is upon us. As much as I love fall, I have to admit, I was not ready to let go of summer. I was desperately holding onto my walks… Continue reading

salted banana chocolate chip cookies

Does anyone else always have a surplus of blackened, frozen bananas in their freezer? Growing up we always had bananas on hand, often fresh in the fruit bowl but always frozen. In fact,… Continue reading

six months in

Let’s all take a moment to laugh at the fact that I said I would be updating you on pastry school and I did not write a single blog post. NOT ONCE. Are… Continue reading

celebration cake

Hello friends! Big life news (!) that has nothing to do with making this cake but everything to do with cake in general. When I first created this blog my main goal was… Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Cookie Skillet

In my book, there are few things greater than a good chocolate chip cookie. It’s the perfect mix of crispy and chewy, with the melty chocolate pieces to bringing it all together. So good and perfect… Continue reading

not the worst for you scones

Over Memorial Day weekend, I trekked it out to LA to visit one of my very best friends, Hannah and her boyfriend, Rowan. LA was awesome – fun, easy access to sand, home to… Continue reading

Grill Night in ‘Merica

Hello friends! We are now deep into summer, which means the best summer holiday, July 4th, has come and gone. While I think all holidays are fab, America’s Independence Day is the best… Continue reading