Elderflower Honey Beehive Cake

Elderflower Honey Beehive Cake

Daniel and I visited our local farmer’s market today. It was the first true day of spring: sunny, with fluffy white clouds floating up in the sky, the bright lime-green of new buds on the trees, and lots of sunshine. Our Minneapolis farmer’s market is within walking distance. One of the things we love about [...]

Granny Eliza’s Chocolate Pudding

Granny Eliza’s Chocolate Pudding

When it comes to chilled desserts and custards, pudding often gets overlooked for its more sophisticated adult versions of custard-type desserts, like pots de crème, ice cream, mousse, and parfait. In comparison to these, pudding may sound too commonplace or humble to merit a blog post. However, blame it on childhood nostalgia, chocolate pudding is [...]

Double Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

Double Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

I am a chocoholic. Are you? I think there’s a large majority out there who rely on chocolate just as much as caffeine to power through the day. I am guilty as charged! I always have a chocolate craving. In winter, that craving takes the form of a cup of Spanish hot chocolate savored by [...]