Fall & Halloween

From gory desserts like this Dracula Black Forest Cake, elegant cocktails like blackberry martini and cranberry sangria to cute and healthy family dinners like this rice and beans Jack O’ Lantern, I’ve got all the Hallowen recipes.

 

For the rest of the Fall, I focus on cozy recipes such as the classic pumpkin spice latte, curry coconut carrot soup and apple cider donuts. Fall is all about simple comfort food and of course the colder temperature means that it’s soup season!

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting to get you in the Holiday spirit. The chocolate and coffee cupcakes are so moist and pairs incredibly with Baileys. These are simple to make, great to freeze (separately) and work for so many occasions. […]

Salted Caramel Apple Mini Pavlova

Salted Caramel Apple Mini Pavlova

Salted Caramel Apple Mini Pavlova is an easy fall dessert bursting with warming flavors of the amazing combination of sweet apples and earthy cinnamon. The caramel pavlovas can easily be made in advance, so it’s quick to whip up once your guests arrive! […]

Dark and Elegant Black Swan Cranberry Sangria

Dark and Elegant Black Swan Cranberry Sangria

This Cranberry Sangria is an elegant Halloween cocktail that is perfect as a brunch cocktail for Fall, or even a tapas night as well. I have also served it for Thanksgiving! It is a slightly sweet and slightly […]

Middle Eastern Kofta Meatballs in Baharat Sauce

Middle Eastern Kofta Meatballs in Baharat Sauce

Middle Eastern Kofta Meatballs in a spiced but not spicy baharat tomato sauce. When you crave Middle Eastern food in the comfort of your own home, these kofta meatballs are easy to make […]

Soft Cinnamon & Banana Snickerdoodle Cookies

Soft Cinnamon & Banana Snickerdoodle Cookies

These banana snickerdoodle cookies, or just plain cinnamon banana cookies, are so pillowy soft, tender and slightly chewy. One of my favorite ways to use all those ripe bananas! These cookies has a prominent flavor of banana, with a hint […]

Spinach Mushroom Quesadilla with Caramelized Onions

Spinach Mushroom Quesadilla with Caramelized Onions

A crunchy vegetarian spinach mushroom quesadilla filled with delicious umami flavors like caramelized onions, ricotta and sun-dried tomatoes. It’s quick and easy to make, can work as an appetizer, lunch or even dinner with a side salad. […]

Healthy Honey Banana Bread with Cinnamon Swirl

Healthy Honey Banana Bread with Cinnamon Swirl

This healthy banana bread is filling and delicious, with whole wheat flour and sweetened with honey and bananas, in between there’s a luscious honey cinnamon swirl, making this banana bread the ultimate brunch […]

Fluffy and Healthy Banana Pancakes Recipe

Fluffy and Healthy Banana Pancakes Recipe

It’s amazing how few ingredients these healthy banana pancakes have, yet they taste so much! I would swear they contained vanilla, maybe cinnamon and nutmeg. But no, just banana. They taste amazing on their own, […]

Herby Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes Recipe (Au Gratin)

Herby Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes Recipe (Au Gratin)

This scalloped potatoes recipe is filled with herby and cheesy deliciousness, making it into a hybrid between scalloped potatoes and au gratin potatoes. It is however super easy to make this without cheese […]