Copycat Sprinkles Cupcakes


Eight days ago, on November 17th, my daughter, Estée Grace was born. We’d kept the baby’s gender a surprise, and let me tell you, we were surprised! We all thought it was going to be a boy! When we told Adam and Gabi they’d gotten a little sister, their reaction was, “Where is our baby brother?” The … [Continue reading]

Babyshower Cupcakes


Tonight is my sister-in-law and my baby shower. We’re expecting 2 weeks apart! I’m celebrating it by baking…drumroll…cupcakes. Since I’m not sure if I’m having a boy or a girl, but she’s having a boy, I thought that turquoise would be the appropriate shade for our little … [Continue reading]

Hot Chocolate Glazed Cupcakes


  My son’s school requires a parent to cater snack for an entire week for an entire class twice a year. Might sound laborious when you have 25 … [Continue reading]

Cinnamon Banana Cheesecake


Recently, I’ve been craving cheesecake, thick, creamy, tangy cheesecake. While I was in New York this summer, I had the absolute best slice at … [Continue reading]

Back-To-School Chocolate Cake


It’s that time of year again! Back to school. That moment each parent looks forward to—or is it just me? I like the rhythm it gives our lives and … [Continue reading]

4TH OF JULY SUMMER CAKE: Coconut Cake with Italian Meringue


  To celebrate Independence Day in style, we made a barbecue with homemade buns’n’burgers, corn on the cob, quinoa salad, and sparkling … [Continue reading]

Fluffy Pancakes


I heart pancakes more than any breakfast treat out there. I love them so much that I make them at least twice a week. I used to make this recipe, … [Continue reading]

Coconutella Cupcakes


Two day ago, my daughter Gabrielle turned 3. When my son turned 3, I remember thinking, “Whew, finally.” This time, my reaction was, “Whoa, … [Continue reading]

Mini English Muffins


Last night—while browsing Pinterest—I came upon a recipe for English Muffins. I haven’t had them in a long time, which is a shame because they’re so … [Continue reading]

Whole Wheat Berry Scones


I haven’t had scones in months—maybe years. One of the reasons for that is that in Switzerland, they’re not offered in bakeries. And when they are, … [Continue reading]