The Perfect Charcuterie Board for the Holidays

Can you guys believe it's December? Not just December but we're already creeping pretty close to MID December. Feels like Halloween was just yesterday! In no time at all, holiday parties are going to be in full swing. Every great holiday party (in my opinion) starts...

Individual Apple Pie Cocottes

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and if you already have your menu planned out then hats off to you! But if you do happen to be looking for one extra dessert to add to the table that night than look no further than this...

Fudge Brownies with Shredded Coconut

Lately I've been experimenting with ingredients I don't normally use. One of the major swaps I've been doing with my recipes is substituting butter for other more "healthy" fats. In this recipe I left out the butter and used coconut oil instead! Was really happy...

Q&A with Gail Simmons on Sous Vide Cooking!

Sous Vide cooking is something I've never tried before. I've heard the term tossed around here and there but mostly by professional chefs. Never by the hobbyist home cook. However, I recently attended an event by Chef Steps where Gail Simmons introduced me to an entirely...

Simple Sugar Cookie Recipe

Do you guys remember those super soft and chewy sugar cookies they would sell during school lunches in the cafeteria? They were so soft and pale they almost looked undercooked but they were delicious. So addictingly delicious. I love when sugar cookies are soft and practically...

Strawberry + Nutella Hand Pies

During the winter last year I enrolled in a baking class at ICE. One recipe that we learned was for a basic pie dough. I remember the dough being perfectly flaky and not too sweet. We used it to make a double crust apple pie. We're...

Mixed Berry Crumble in Le Creuset Mini Cocottes

There has been no escaping the cold here in New York. Temperatures have been so cold that I've been reluctant to even leave my apartment. When the weather is like this I always crave warm comforting foods. Le Creuset has these adorable mini cocottes that...

New Year’s Eve Prosecco Cupcake Tower

With New Year's Eve around the corner, it's time to bust out the sparklers, glitter, confetti, and Prosecco! Living in the city, it can be really hectic if you want to go out on New Years. It's always so hard to get a cab not to...