Dan’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

There are probably too many chocolate chip cookie recipes out there. Really. I mean who does not have one (or three???) that they love? There is the Nestlé…

December 17, 2020

Steevy’s Granola

Granola…the first time I remember making it in earnest I was in our apartment in Boston’s South End (USA) mixing together a batch for one of my closest…

April 12, 2019

Salted Caramel Cheesecake

There is something intensely comforting about baking the things I did in Boston right here, in Abu Dhabi. Sometimes finding all of the right ingredients poses a bit…

October 13, 2012

Boozed Up Citrus Cornmeal Cake

I know – maybe the name of the cake should be a bit more refined… but really, that is exactly what kind of cake I made. It is…

August 20, 2012

Plain Vanilla

When asked whether I want chocolate or vanilla, I tend to choose vanilla. There is something undeniabley wonderful about the simplicity of the flavor. Don’t get me wrong,…

July 13, 2012

Buns in the oven…

Sticky buns that is. I grew up around these sweet, sticky, decadent delights. My father makes amazing sticky buns – he always has and he always will. I…

April 8, 2012

Done in by Dates

I have put up a recipe of this kind before – I promise you. But I keep going back to it, because the ingredients are entirely too easy…

January 21, 2012

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

There are countless recipes for chocolate chip cookies – everyone seems to have their favorite, and of course there is the great debate over chewy or crispy. I…

November 22, 2011

Khalifa City Carrot Cake

One of the best things about carrot cake is the frosting – the cream cheese frosting that is sweet with just the right amount of tang to it.…

November 9, 2011