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Banoffee Pie – Hello bananas and Hello easy!

Banoffee Pie – Hello bananas and Hello easy!

Hello everyone! It’s no secret in my household how much I am in love with bananas. My mom has for years been struggling to get me to eat fruits, I no like fruits! But bananas! That’s a different story. You would never find me saying […]

Buttercream Frosting Recipe – Easiest and Fool-proof!

Buttercream Frosting Recipe – Easiest and Fool-proof!

Hello everyone! Which is the most dreamy and creamy frosting of them all? What goes perfectly with a moist delicious vanilla cupcake like the one I shared yesterday? A Buttercream frosting! Heck, it goes equally good with a chocolate cupcake or for that matter any […]

Vanilla Cupcakes – Quick, Moist and Crumbly

Vanilla Cupcakes – Quick, Moist and Crumbly

Hello Everyone! My newest found recipe and a definite success, if I may say so myself is a Vanilla Cupcakes recipe. It is super easy and you only need a couple of easily available ingredients for this!

CHOCOLATE CAKE WITH CHOCOLATE BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

CHOCOLATE CAKE WITH CHOCOLATE BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

  Hello everyone! Welcome to my blog! Today I am going to share with you all how and why I made this moist, decadent and soft chocolate cake with some more chocolate-ey goodness in the form of frosting! Off late I have noticed that my […]

French Bread – The easier version!

French Bread – The easier version!

Oh my Lord! Am I on cloud nine or what!? Hello everybody! Today is a particularly happy day! You ask why? Because I made some beautiful aromatic and super easy French bread! Yes, I did!

Chocolate Banana Cupcakes – The easiest ever with ‘hard to beat’ combination of flavors!

Chocolate Banana Cupcakes – The easiest ever with ‘hard to beat’ combination of flavors!

  Hello my lovely readers! The last month has been a pretty happy and interesting one for me. After being in the United States for about 10 months, I finally got a chance to spend a whole month in my motherland – INDIA! I went […]

The best and easiest SPONGE CAKE – Perfect for beginners like me!

The best and easiest SPONGE CAKE – Perfect for beginners like me!

  So let me ask you one thing, what’s so special about a sponge cake? And why should you make one yourself? Ok, so I asked you two things but the answer to those is the same and that is, because it can be the […]

Crusty Mini Loaves – THE overnight bread!

Crusty Mini Loaves – THE overnight bread!

  Hello! A very happy new year to you and your families! I hope you all have had a great time during the holiday season! As of me, I had a wonderful time. I and hubby went on a trip to Puerto Rico and Dominican […]