Spiced Apple Walnut French Toast

  Back home, the brisk chilliness of the house in the fall is that familiar feeling that welcomes me first thing on a weekend morning. It features all of the possibilities of a comforting and soul-warming breakfast, one that is at its most divinely delicious. Comforting sweet eats are the gifts that we wait patiently for…

Winter Spiced Apple Crisp for Two

Apple Crisp For Two. One apple baked in brown sugar, salted caramel, cinnamon and butter underneath an crunchy buttery topping.  So I’ve always wondered what the differences are between fruit crisp, crumble and cobbler – all I knew (before some research of course) is that all of them described baked fruit with a type of…

Caramel Apple Butter Hand Pies

Tender, flaky all-butter pies dough and filled with warm cinnamon spice apples and dark intense salted caramel. The best thing about them? They’re your own personal parcels of goodness that you don’t have to share.

Apple Butter Cinnamon Rolls

It’s supposed to be Autumn now.  You know how I always talk about how excited I was for the chilly weather, the changing leaves, and wearing sweatshirts? Well, the weather is not cooperating. And as all my October feels start rushing over, with hopes of a breeze of chilly weather, I figured I’d bring autumn…

Knefe Bites

Disclaimer: If you’re a purist, then I highly advice you to look away, because this post will go against all your beliefs. As a grown up, I look back at some of the habits we had as kids that stuck with us as we grew older. One of these habits was having knefe for breakfast….

Muhallabia (Milk Pudding) w/ Apricot Jelly

If you’ve read the previous post then you’ve probably noticed a pattern growing. Middle eastern favorites, rose and orange blossom water, ingredients that are traditional to the region and make up almost 90% of its desserts. Ramadan is one week in, and the need for oriental desserts and sweets has spontaneously arrived. For some reason,…