Mama’s Secret Recipe – Chocolate Chip Banana Nut Bread

I slowly open my eyes and rub the sleep away wondering what day it is. I swing my bedroom door wide and a wave of nuttiness and chocolate overwhelms my senses. The sleepiness is immediately gone and all I can think is, “YES! Mom’s homemade chocolate chip banana nut bread!!!” Her specialty and my favorite…

Ganache-Topped Chocolate Cake

This has got to be one of the EASIEST and light cakes I have ever made. I found this recipe while waiting in line for Michael’s the other day and saw this gorgeous and mouth-watering chocolate cake on the front. In 30 seconds, I snapped a picture of the recipe and decided to try it…

Chewy Blueberry Oatmeal Cookies

Today, I had tons of free time… like A TON of free time. But I didn’t want to go to the grocery store to buy ingredients, because I am a poor graduate student. I looked in my pantry and refrigerator and found the essentials of any basic dessert: sugar, flour, oil, salt, eggs, and butter….