• cookies,  desserts

    Valentine’s day cookies (video recipe)

    I love Valentine’s day, is one of my favorite holidays. It’s about love, kisses, hugs but also about cookies, candies and cakes. And i just realized that I don’t have any Valentine’s day recipe on my blog. OMG, I must fix this!!! So I made these Valentine’s day cookies. See how cute they are 🙂 Tender and buttery, with crisp edges and coated with chocolate, these sugar cookies are the perfect sweet treat for Valentine’s day. These Valentine’s day cookies are also very easy to prepare with a handful of ingredients. As regarding the ingredients it’s very important to use unsalted butter or 82% fat butter. Low fat butter is…

  • Bread

    Cornbread recipe

    Slightly sweetened (but not too sweet or cakey), tender and a little moist but with crunchy edges this cornbread is the perfect side dish for soup or stew. This cornbread is so flavorful and goes great with many dinner recipes. And the good part is that this cornbread is also incredibly easy to prepare. It’s a matter of minutes. Al you have to do is to mix up a few ingredients, pour into the baking pan and bake. This is the easiest bread recipe I ever made! And I’ve made a few, you must trust me 🙂 Homemade bread is the best and I also love to knead and bake.…

  • cookies,  desserts

    M&M cookies (video recipe)

    Do you like M&Ms? I’m sure you do! :). I love those tiny, cute and colorful chocolate candies and I also love cookies. But cookies loaded with M&M? Oh, that’s good stuff! Soft and chewy, colorful and super delicious, these M&M cookies are amazing! And they are sooo cute! These M&M cookies, makes the perfect choice for Christmas or for parties, especially for kids parties. Yes, children love these M&M cookies :). At least my kids was absolutely fascinated about these cookies loaded with tons of colorful candies Also you can wrap nicely these M&M cookies and offer them as a gift to your friends, neighbors or coworkers. Everybody loves…

  • chicken,  main course

    Creamy chicken (video recipe)

    Tender chicken bites soaked in thick, creamy and delicious sauce… Mmm, so good! I love this creamy chicken and you definitely have to give it a try! It’s a family favorite!This creamy chicken (chicken “ciulama”) is a very popular dish in Romania. And for a good reason: this creamy chicken very tasty and yet quick and easy to prepare with a handful of ingredients. The main ingredient of this recipe is chicken and you can use chicken breast, chicken legs or thighs, even chicken wings. I prefer to use chicken thighs because they are so flavorful and yet easy to cook.As regarding the sauce… Well, it can be made in soooo…

  • Brioche, rolls,  desserts

    Jam and walnuts rolls (video recipe)

    Soft and flaky, filled with jam and ground walnuts ant topped with cream cheese frosting… These jam and walnuts rolls are amazing. They became my favorite rolls :). I’ve made these jam and walnuts rolls for Christmas along with the Gingerbread. Gingerbread was super delicious but these rolls were a hit! And for a good reason: these jam and walnuts rolls are an amazing combo of flavors and textures. There’s a soft and flaky dough, vanilla flavored, and a nutty, sweet and a little sourish swirl made of jam and walnuts. And finally there’s a creamy, rich and decadent,  vanilla flavored cream cheese frosting… Soooo gooood! These jam and walnuts…

  • desserts

    Gingerbread (video recipe)

    Soft and and sooo flavorful, this gingerbread is one of my favorites. It’s super delicious and it smells like Christmas :). This cake is packed with strong and delicious flavors like cinnamon, ginger and cloves… Mmm, sooo Christmassy :). Also this gingerbread is incredibly easy to prepare with a handful of ingredients and you can make a small or a huge cake within minutes. All you have to do is to combine a few ingredients and bake. This recipe calls for boiling water and it might be a little tricky to incorporate it into the batter. But if you pour boiling water gradually, stirring in the same time, your batter…

  • appetizers and snacks

    Pigs in a blanket (video recipe)

    My dear friends, these pigs in a blanket are sooo good and flavorful! Absolutely delicious! They make the perfect appetizer for parties but they will also fit perfectly into a picnic basket. My husband says this little pigs go great with a glass of beer :). These pigs in a blanket are made with soft and fluffy dough wrapped around sausages. I used smoked sausages because they are my husband’s favorites. As regarding the dough, I prefer to make my own dough from scratch. It’s very easy to prepare with a handful of ingredients and healthier than store bought dough. To prepare the dough first you have to combine vegetable…

  • cakes,  desserts

    Cheesecake brownies (video recipe)

    Brownies… Oh, I love them! Cheesecake… Mmmm, yummy! Cheesecake brownies… OMG, these are the best brownies!!! Dieting… what are you talking about??? These cheesecake brownies are so sinfully good, so good that you won’t be able to stop eating. There’s a rich, fudgy and super delicious brownie layer, the perfect sweet treat for any chocolate lover. There’s also a creamy and flavorful cheesecake layer to please all the cheesecake lovers. Also these cheesecake brownies are so incredible easy to prepare from scratch with a handful of ingredients. There’s a one-bowl brownie recipe and a quick and easy cheesecake swirl. To prepare the brownie batter you should start by melting the…

  • cookies,  desserts

    Gingersnaps (video recipe)

    Crunchy on the outside but soft and chewy on the inside, with sparkling sugary tops and so flavorful, these gingersnaps make the perfect Christmas treat. They are packed with Christmas smells and flavors but they are great for any fall or winter dessert. Also, if you want to dream about Christmas in august, you may serve a couple of gingersnaps with ice cream. Imagine a dollop of vanilla ice cream melting over the cookies… Mmmm, what a delight! Now let me tell you about flavors. I’m talking about wonderful flavors: ginger, cloves and cinnamon, so Christmassy! All these smells and flavors make me dream about Santa, Christmas trees and presents…

  • appetizers and snacks,  Bread

    Feta cheese stuffed crescent rolls (video recipe)

    Soft, flaky, with a thin and elastic crust and a delicious filling, these feta cheese crescent rolls make the perfect breakfast :). These savory crescent rolls are kid friendly and they are also a good option for school or after school snack. These feta cheese crescent rolls are also pretty easy to prepare. The dough is made with flour, yeast, milk, butter and egg yolk and is very easy to roll out. However there are a few tricks for soft and flaky crescent rolls: – knead the dough till the whole flour is incorporated then continue to knead for about 5 minutes – you should obtain a smooth an elastic…