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Cheesecakes with White Chocolate and  Homemade Strawberry Syrup

Cheesecakes with White Chocolate and Homemade Strawberry Syrup

These mini cheesecakes are inspired by one of my best friends. Her favorite cheesecake is with white chocolate and strawberry syrup on top. Recently we had a girl’s night out and I made these mini cheesecakes for her and my girlfriends. They loved the sweet 

Heart Shaped Sandwich Cookies with Strawberry Jam and Chocolate

Heart Shaped Sandwich Cookies with Strawberry Jam and Chocolate

These heart shaped sandwich cookies can be a delicious treat for you and your loved ones on Valentine’s Day. Baking for the person you love could be a great way to show your affection. Strawberry and chocolate is a classic, must have combination for the 

Mini King Cakes in a Muffin Pan

Mini King Cakes in a Muffin Pan

These mini king cakes are the perfect treat for the carnival season in New Orleans. They look and taste exactly like a miniature versions of the authentic king cake. For those of who are not familiar with that dessert I’ll explain. King cake is the 

Braised Short Ribs With Rich Wine and Mushroom Sauce (Video)

Braised Short Ribs With Rich Wine and Mushroom Sauce (Video)

Braised sort ribs are one of the best comfort meals. Especially if they are fall-off-the-bone tender and drenched in a rich, wine and mushroom sauce. Once you make this flavorful dish your home will fill with aroma that will gather the whole family at the 

Festive Pull Apart Bread (Traditional Bulgarian Pitka)

Festive Pull Apart Bread (Traditional Bulgarian Pitka)

I grew up eating this festive pull apart bread. It is a traditional Bulgarian bread called “pitka.” We prepare it for the happiest occasions. You can’t have a wedding, birthday or Christmas without it. The crust of the bread is flaky and buttery, and the 

Christmas Tree Bread with Fresh Herbs and Feta

Christmas Tree Bread with Fresh Herbs and Feta

This Christmas tree bread would be a great centerpiece on your festive table. It is not only beautiful, but it is also super delicious. It is stuffed with fresh herbs, butter and feta. You can pull apart the soft and flaky bread and eat it 

Mushroom Soup with Leeks and Rice (Gluten Free)

Mushroom Soup with Leeks and Rice (Gluten Free)

This mushroom soup will warm and nourish your body on a cold day. The recipe is fast and contains affordable and easy to find ingredients. I used cremini mushrooms because, in my opinion, they taste better than white button mushrooms. I added leeks, which are 

Cake with Plums and a Cheesecake Layer

Cake with Plums and a Cheesecake Layer

This cake with plums and a cheesecake layer is everything I want in a dessert. Every bite is so heavenly. The sponge is light and fluffy, and the cheesecake is creamy. The thinly sliced plums on top are so beautiful. They add some tanginess which 

Blueberry Crumb Cake with Purple Icing (No Dyes)

Blueberry Crumb Cake with Purple Icing (No Dyes)

This blueberry crumb cake is the perfect sweet treat to pair with your morning cup of coffee. Every bite has a variety of textures and flavors. For this recipe I used a lot of blueberries and some lemon zest to make the cake taste fresh. 

White Chocolate Cookies with Raspberries and Macadamia

White Chocolate Cookies with Raspberries and Macadamia

These white chocolate cookies with raspberries and macadamia are so delicious. I can’t wait to take them out of the oven to have a bite. They have crispy edges and gooey center. The fresh raspberries taste amazing in a combination with the white chocolate and 

The Best Use of Overripe Bananas. Triple Chocolate Banana Bread

The Best Use of Overripe Bananas. Triple Chocolate Banana Bread

This triple chocolate banana bread is a dream come true for any chocoholic. It is so delicious and rich that it tastes more like a cake than a banana bread. To achieve the irresistible chocolate flavor, I added cacao powder and chocolate chips in the 

Spring Vegetable Spaghetti with Asparagus Peas and Zucchini

Spring Vegetable Spaghetti with Asparagus Peas and Zucchini

These Spring vegetable spaghetti are packed with delicious, seasonal vegetables. With each serving you get a variety of nutrients from asparagus, peas and zucchini. In this recipe you have a creamy sauce without adding any cream and you also get a variety of textures. When