Mocha Cake with Coffee-Glazed Almonds

Take a bite out of this mocha cake!

welcome to the coffee extravaganza: this kahlua-spiked mocha cake is held together with coffee-scented buttercream and sprinkled with coffee-glazed almonds.  it’s the holidays, i’m officially off until dec 26th (yeehaw). i’m definitely a broken stand mixer at this point, but: i’m ready to hibernate under a blanket, with breaks to let friends into the house […]

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Hollandaise, Shoestring Potatoes and Pickled Onions

Slice cut out from whole roasted cauliflower, topped with purple onions, yellow hollandaise, golden crispy potatoes and cilantro leaves.

instead of cutting your cauliflower up into florets, do a whole roasted cauliflower and top with lemon-y hollandaise, crispy potatoes and pickled red onion. mmm. i definitely don’t bake/cook as much as i did before starting a full time job, which has had a trickle effect to the volume of content that goes up here. […]

Watermelon Matcha

In the mood for something cold, fruity and colorful? Here's a watermelon matcha. #watermelon #matcha #greentea #nonalcoholic

this watermelon matcha is perfect for hot summer afternoons, when you need a caffeine nudge and plenty of fruity refreshment. we were spoiled at work last year, and got summer fridays for 3 1/2 months. we were blissfully off at 2pm every friday from memorial day until labor day, free to soak up extra summer […]