almond joy cake with a marzipan unicorn

almond joy cake with a marzipan unicorn

instead of going the pumpkin route to celebrate the october season, i decided to convert my favorite halloween candy - almond joy - into a cake. i filled two 6-inch rounds of flourless chocolate cake with creamy coconut and frosted them with sweet almond cream cheese buttercream. if you're a diehard fan of Everyone's Favorite Squash, [...]

happy friday!

We've made it through the week! What are you doing for Halloween? My plans consist of watching the 1978 film Halloween [original, right?!] and eating tuna sandwiches with my best friend. Almond joys will probably be involved. I hope your Friday is laid-back; stress-free but definitely not sugar-free. In love with these green fleece-lined tights from Urban [...]

pumpkin cheesecake with almond gingersnap crust + sukkot

makes twelve servings There are hundreds of Jewish holidays. Okay there are twelve, but that's actually so many! We have a holiday to celebrate the birthday of the trees! Sukkot celebrates agriculture and autumn and the harvest season. It involves building and sleeping in a sukkah, which has three walls and an roof made of tree branches [...]