Orange and Dark Chocolate Cookies

These cookies are a great combo of citrus and chocolate! I didn’t make the chocolate drizzle but even so the cookies are great on their own! Ingredients Parchment paper 1/2 cup plus 1/4 tsp mild extra-virgin olive oil, divided 1/2 cup sugar Juice and zest of 1 orange 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flourContinue reading “Orange and Dark Chocolate Cookies”

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

I made these cupcakes for a very special person’s birthday and they were a hit! So delicious! Especially for cookies and cream lovers, which is pretty much everyone. Ingredients 1 and 2/3 cups (210g) all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup (200g) granulated sugar 1/2 cup (115g)Continue reading “Cookies and Cream Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting”

Olive Oil Lemon Chiffon Cake

Here is another healthy option for a quick sweet craving! The cake itself is very airy which makes it even better! Ingredients 1 cup plus 2 tbsp cake flour 3/4 cup sugar, divided 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/8 teaspoon salt 5 tablespoons mild extra-virgin olive oil 4 egg yolks 1/2 teaspoonContinue reading “Olive Oil Lemon Chiffon Cake”

Almond and Avocado Macarons

I know this doesn’t sound like the most appetizing dessert on this blog BUT it is a guilt-free sweet treat that will really help out if you are on a diet or just want something nutritious and delicious. Give the avocado filling a try, don’t let your mind beat you to trying new things! Enjoy!Continue reading “Almond and Avocado Macarons”

Brown Butter Peach Crumble Bars

I LOVE anything with a crumble, and this summer time fruit was a perfect combination for this complex crumble mixture that requires a brown butter preparation that is totally worth it! Hope you enjoy these delicious treats that will surely be gone quickly! Ingredients 1 1/2 cups old-fashioned oats 3/4 cup whole wheat pastry flourContinue reading “Brown Butter Peach Crumble Bars”