Fresh Apple Mousse Recipe

This fresh apple mousse dessert is light, crisp, and refreshing. The chunks of apple add a nice texture, and the lack of spices lets the apple flavor really shine. No Pumpkin Spice Meme So here’s a confession. I don’t really like the fall pumpkin spice craze and while everyone else seems to be jumping on …

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Cute Marshmallows! How to Make Kawaii Baby Seals At Home

cute marshmallow baby seals

These adorable marshmallow baby seals are sure to bring a smile to your face! With their kawaii design and fluffy texture of piping marshmallow, these marshmallow animals are the perfect treat for anyone who loves all things cute and sweet. A while back, I saw some baby seal mochi videos floating around Facebook, and I …

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Japanese No Bake Ombré Pink Cheesecake

A perfect no bake ombré cheesecake recipe! This pink cheesecake is colored completely naturally, with freeze dried raspberries! Valentine’s day is coming up, so I needed to make something PINK! It’s perfect, isn’t it? Japanese Rare Cheesecake The style of this Japanese cheesecake is a no bake cheesecake called “rare” cheesecake. Japanese no bakes cheesecakes …

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Hedgehog Cookies with Chocolate and Coconut

These adorable hedgehog cookies are topped with chocolate coconut spines, and will be sure to delight kids and adults alike. 

These adorable hedgehog cookies are topped with chocolate coconut spines, and will be sure to delight kids and adults alike.  Christmas is coming up, and I wanted to share a cookie recipe… because is it really Christmas without cookies? (Last year I made Swedish pearl snowball cookies and milk chocolate lacey cookies!) This hedgehog cookie, as …

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Easy Madeleines

Freshly baked French madeleines cooling on rack.

Madeleines are adorable French shell shaped cakes. They can be tricky to master, but this easy version uses baking powder to make them foolproof!  I want to start with a story. I took these to a luncheon, and my friend asked me if it was cornbread, because she has a cornbread pan where you can …

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Kabocha Squash Muffins

Kabocha squash muffin torn open to see fluffy inside.

Kabocha squash muffins are sweet with a hint of savory. The flavor profile and the recipe are simple. Kids can help make these, and you can feel good about letting them eat it!  My last post, kabocha squash soup, uses about half of a kabocha, so I was left with the other half to make …

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