Cakes

Berry Almond Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream

It’s installment number two from Mother’s Day brunch! If you missed number one, it was Carrot Cake Petit Fours… to die for carrot-y deliciousness. Today’s recipe is a perfect compliment. With sweet berries, dense and moist almond cake, and the light, slightly surprising flavor of coconut whipped cream, this Berry Almond Cake with Coconut Whipped…… Continue reading Berry Almond Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream

Breads

Chocolate Coconut Island Bread

Hello friends! I hope you’re all doing well. I finished my freshman year of college! I can barely believe it. In some ways, this year flew by, and in other ways it felt like an eternity. It’s been a year of ups and downs, but one thing has stayed constant – sweets! I have an…… Continue reading Chocolate Coconut Island Bread

Cakes

Coconut Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Here in Boston, I’m stuck inside while snow falls in fluffy white flakes. All day I’ve been dreaming of this amazing cake… it’s sweet, but not too sweet, light and fluffy like the snow, and oh-so comforting and cozy. I’m definitely going to make it again around Easter time – the coconut is such a springy…… Continue reading Coconut Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Candies

Velvety Vegan Chocolate Truffles

As you know from my last post, chocolate truffles were my favorite Belgian treat, and I promised you a recipe. So, I recreated the rich, dark truffles I had abroad, but with no heavy cream and no added sugar! “But, Juliet! How could such a decadent treat be healthy and vegan?” I’ll let you in on my secret…… Continue reading Velvety Vegan Chocolate Truffles