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Chocolate Red Wine Cupcakes with Turkish Cherry Frosting

Chocolate Red Wine Cupcakes with Turkish Cherry Frosting

Baking, and let’s be honest, eating baked goods, is truly something I love to do. Whether it’s a potluck lunch at work or dinner at a friend’s house, I’m always more than thrilled to volunteer to bring dessert.  So, when our friends invited us to stay with them […]

Almond Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies

Almond Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies

After finally conquering my almond flour blueberry muffins last week, I wanted to come up with some other uses for my almond flour.  Since it took me three tries to end up with an edible batch of muffins, I decided to look for some recipes […]

Almond Flour Blueberry Muffins (Gluten Free)

Almond Flour Blueberry Muffins (Gluten Free)

These almond flour blueberry muffins have been a bit of a project to pull together.  I thought an almond flour muffin would be a great recipe for the New Year while everyone has health and fitness on their minds.  I bought a bag of almond […]

Tomato Lentil Soup

Tomato Lentil Soup

Brrrrr, is anyone else feeling the wrath of this cold front that’s ravaging the US this week!? One of the reasons I love where I live is that it doesn’t generally get too cold, but this week is definitely the exception! I feel so sad […]

Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine

I hope everyone is having a wonderful holiday season!  Mehmet and I spent a great few days at my Mom’s eating the best food and enjoying some family time.  I think this week, the week between Christmas and New Years is my favorite week of […]

Sugared Cranberries

Sugared Cranberries

I can not believe how long it’s been since I’ve last posted.  When I began blogging again my main goal was to post regularly, but wow can that be difficult sometimes!  The past few weeks have brought a number of unexpected events (some good, some […]

Baklava Cups

Baklava Cups

During our trip to Turkey, one of the treats we enjoyed the most was baklava.  It can be found in any Turkish bakery and is offered as a dessert option at almost any restaurant.  We’re no strangers to baklava in America, pretty much everyone is […]

Apple Ginger Cake

Apple Ginger Cake

‘Tis the season for baked goods galore.  I’ve noticed the recipes I’ve been wanting to post are less about “healthy” treats and smoothie bowls and much more about cakes and brownies.  I hope that is ok with you all!  I’m excited to share this Apple […]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Blondies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Blondies

You know who the best types of friends are?  Friends who bake for you are the best types of friends!  We’re lucky to have one friend in particular who bakes croissants for us, yes, croissants!  Her fresh croissants are so warm and buttery and perfect, […]

Veggie Loaded Beef Stew

Veggie Loaded Beef Stew

It took awhile, but it’s finally starting to feel like Fall in the DC area.  Part of the reason I love this area is because of how long it stays warm, but I guess we can only fight mother nature for so long.  Now we […]

Mini Corn Cakes

Mini Corn Cakes

What is it about the cooler weather that has me instantly craving carbs!?  I mean, to be honest, I always crave carbs, but there is something about a cool Fall day that just makes me want to eat something bready with everything.  Maybe it’s the […]