Treats

Mini Pavlova with Blueberry and Raspberry Jams

Light, airy, crispy meringue topped with orange zest whipped cream and fresh berry jam.. If only it was summer… A healthier dessert diet that is gluten-free treat and topped with antioxidants. I don’t think you need another excuse to have more than one. Ingredients: For Pavlova: 2 egg whites, at room temperature 1/2 teaspoon pure… Continue reading Mini Pavlova with Blueberry and Raspberry Jams

Brownies

Mini Brownie Bite with Chocolate-Espresso Whipped Cream and Salted Caramel

Everyday should be Chocolate Caramel Day…. …A mid-week indulgence to sweeten up the rest of the week.. Happy National Chocolate Caramel Day!! March 19 Ingredients: For Dark Chocolate Brownies: 1 cup of Ghirardelli 60% cocoa chocolate chips 1 1/4 stick unsalted butter (10 tablespoons) 3 tablespoons unsweetened Valrhona cocoa powder 3 large eggs, at room… Continue reading Mini Brownie Bite with Chocolate-Espresso Whipped Cream and Salted Caramel

Cakes

Vanilla Bean Cake with Matcha Mascarpone Cream

Celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day by adding some antioxidants to My Dessert Diet…. ….Fluffy Vanilla Cake + Matcha Mascarpone Cream = Best Cake I’ve had in a Looong Time Ingredients: For Fluffy Vanilla Cake: 5 large egg whites, at room temperature 1 whole egg, at room temperature 1 1/4 whole milk, at room temperature 2 1/4 teaspoon pure… Continue reading Vanilla Bean Cake with Matcha Mascarpone Cream

Muffins

Banana-Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins with Chocolate-Espresso Whipped Cream and Caramel

Loving me some mini indulgences… ….And justifying that its healthy. At least these mini-muffins are… mini, so if you can stop at just one, it’s perfect. But if you can’t, it’s not that bad… at least there are bananas (fruit) plus dark chocolate and espresso (antioxidants) have to count for something… Ingredients: For Roasted Banana-Chocolate… Continue reading Banana-Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins with Chocolate-Espresso Whipped Cream and Caramel

Cookies

Cappuccino Cookies with Marshmallow, Dark and White Chocolate

Being Efficient – By having Cappuccino Cookies on the go to get my caffeine fix and breakfast…  …Now there’s definitely no reason to miss breakfast. Ingredients: 2 sticks of unsalted butter, at room temperature 3/4 cup brown sugar 3/4 cup granulated white sugar 2 large eggs, at room temperature 2 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1… Continue reading Cappuccino Cookies with Marshmallow, Dark and White Chocolate