Chocolate Babka (Polish Bread) by Colleen Patrick-Goudreau

Christ is risen! I came across this recipe and decided to give it a try! I started to first make bread with the sun dried tomato bread recipe I posted recently. I felt inspired to keep learning about bread making. The kneading, to be quite frank, is the part that discouraged from making bread but…

Customized Classic Baked Vanilla Bake by Anthea Cheng

Christ is risen! Blessed Feast on the Uncovering of the Relics of St. Sergius of Radonezh! Many years to those of you who have the name Sergey! Spraznika! πŸ™‚ Today it was a big celebration and I wanted to make a showstopper cake. I was thinking of making the frosting with vanilla frosting dyed green…

Mulberry

Christ is risen! Lately I have decided to add new foods into my daily life. I tend to go to Julie Morris’ cookbooks when I need inspiration for a healthy meal that’s vanguard and bold with creative flavors. Furthermore, I’ve been eyeing her books “Superfood Juices” and “Superfood Smoothies” for quite some time and I…

Cookie Fat Bombs

Christ is risen! Looking for a snack that is easy to make, low in calories, high in protein, and can appeal to thsoe with allergies? Look no further! This is a low fuss, dessert-like snack that is great to make for fussy eaters, sugar craving toddlers, athletics in our family, nut (and sugar) sensitive family/friend…

Loukumi-Inspired Victoria Sponge Cake

Christ is risen! Victoria Sponge cake is one of my favorite cakes to make when hosting a large dinner and have little time to put together dessert that will be a showstopper for the crowd. All you have to do is make sure you have the ingredients on hand, and place the cake in the…

Raw Cranberry & Pistachio Cheesecake

Hello my dear ones! Merry Christmas to you all! Christ is born! Let us glorify Him! I was looking for a unique recipe to celebrate this wonderful and special celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ. When we think of the holiday season, we usually think of red, white, and green so I thought, what…

Banana Bread + Waste-Free Peeling Compote

Christ is Born! Glorify Him! Hello everyone! Today I am sharing two recipes with you: banana bread and a waste-free peeling compote recipe. Since I discovered this recipe, I would make banana bread for church and for gatherings or for coffee time when it was safe to gather for coffee. I would also make this…

Matcha Cake

My dear ones, Christ is born! Glorify Him! This is another cake I made honoring this beautiful celebration! For the Christmas spirit, I made this cake using the Nordic Ware Christmas Wreath bake pan. (I will post photos shortly) This is an original recipe of mine that I have put together after much experimentation. It…

Coconut Macaroons

My first time making this recipe was for a Β group in college. I did not realize how simple they are to make! After that I started seeing coconut macaroons everywhere. I went shopping at Sur La Table and stumbled upon their baking section. I saw they had coconut macaroons. I read the ingredients to see…