Zucchini chocolate chip bread

Zucchini Chocolate Chip Bread {September Bakin Friends}

Hey guys! I hope you all had a great weekend. I had a super lazy weekend. One that was originally filled with lots of errands and apple baking plans at first but then the...

beef stir fry

Ginger Soy Beef Stir-Fry with Chile Tomatoes

A sweet, spicy and sour ginger sauce brings terrific flavor to this easy weeknight beef stir fry!  Yes, we are taking a brief break from sweets today and I am bringing you a savory...

Pumpkin Bundt Cake

Pumpkin Bundt Cake with Bourbon Cream Cheese Frosting

  An easy to make and perfectly spiced pumpkin bundt cake is topped with a sweet bourbon cream cheese frosting! It’s the perfect fall treat and holiday table spectacular. (Note: Pictures in the post...

Classic Apple Pie Recipe

Apple Pie Recipe

A classic all-American apple pie recipe with a very buttery, flaky crust and a cinnamon-spiced homemade apple filling. Apples are in full force already here in Upstate NY and I have a classic apple...

coconut zucchini chocolate cookies

Zucchini Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Guys, I really wish I could tell you I am a more active human being and spend a lot of time outdoors and not on my couch watching TV. Or that I do not...

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

I have a small confession. For the longest time, I could not get myself to eat peanut butter in sweet situations. In Sierra Leone where I grew up, we use peanut butter to make...

Coconut Almond Cream Cake is a coconut lover's dream cake and the perfect Easter dessert recipe. Coconut cake, almond cream filling, and coconut frosting! | BlahnikBaker.com

Coconut Almond Cream Cake

Coconut almond cream cake is a coconut lover’s dream cake, and the perfect Easter dessert recipe. Coconut cake is filled with almond cream filling, then topped with fluffy coconut cream cheese frosting! I made...

Lemon Sugar Cookies

Lemon Sugar Cookies with Marbled Royal Icing

Hey guys! I am very excited today to be doing a blog swap with Amy from Club Narwhal. Amy is a creative writer, a great photographer that loves to travel and enjoy great food....

Happy Anniversary!

Happy Anniversary!

One year ago today I married my best friend and partner in crime. I can’t believe it has been 365 days already as I can still remember every single minute of that day vividly...

Chocolate Chip Cookies with Butterscotch and Pretzels

Chocolate Chip Cookies with Butterscotch and Pretzels

Hello friends! In this day and age of being quarantined, we are all in need of some comfort food and cookies. These chocolate chip cookies with butterscotch and pretzels are one of my favorite...

Slab Berry pie

Mixed Berry Slab Pie {Guest Post}

I am very excited to be guest posting over at The Spiffy Cookie today! Erin, the brains behind The Spiffy Cookie, is a PhD student like me and fortunately she is at the end...

Brown Butter Blueberry Muffins

Hey folks, I hope you had a great weekend! I was able to unplug from the interwebs and enjoyed a relaxing day at the lake with the husband on Saturday. And on Sunday I...