I have been on a bread baking spree lately. Not all of my experiments make it to the blog. Some of them go straight into the trash can. Some just sit on the counter top because they are, well, blah! Not bad… Read More

Cranberry Oat Cookies With Almonds & Chocolate

My toddler likes to think she’s the original cookie monster. She can inhale a whole batch of cookies in a couple of sittings – if allowed to. Though I am not much of a cookie person myself, we do go through quite… Read More

Pesto Swirled Bread

I’ve only recently discovered how therapeutic bread baking can be. Right from activating the yeast to the kneading (oh, the kneading!) to watching it proof – the entire process is so rewarding. Of course it took me a quite a few failed… Read More

Almond & Oat Cookies

I don’t bake cookies as often as I should. I have a long list of cookie recipes that I want to try but have not gotten round to yet. These cookies are on the top of that list. These cookies should, in… Read More

Parmesan-Thyme Focaccia

I can probably bake cupcakes in my sleep but the thought of baking bread gives me nightmares. After three failed attempts I had almost given up on breads. But like with anything worth having, persistence pays. So does common sense! Lessons learnt… Read More

Baked Churros

That’s right! Baked, not fried. I’ve been wanting to make a baked version of these insanely addictive treats for quite some time now. My mom absolutely loves them and I so wanted to bake her a batch while she was here, visiting… Read More

Fig Loaf

When your toddler refuses to get within 10 feet of anything that even remotely resembles a berry or dried fruit, you grumble a bit, blame it on her daddy’s genes and then, if you’re like me, you get baking. I find loaf… Read More

Biscotti has always been popular. With me. I found it puzzling then, that I had not bothered to dedicate even a single post to the perfect coffee companion. The situation had to be remedied. I intend to bake a batch every few… Read More

My toddler is a cookie addict. If she could have her way she’d have cookies for breakfast every single day. Now, I could get behind that sentiment too but I’m sure I’m just one chocolate chip cookie away from busting out of… Read More

There’s no story to tell here this time. No fancy bursts of inspiration. No dreaming up of recipes. No late night baking experiments to talk about. The chain of events in this case was pretty straightforward. Want doughnuts – Bake doughnuts –… Read More