Marble Cake

Does anyone cook or bake something just because the house smells incredible afterwards? Because we do! I have recently been in a cake-baking funk. So much that I baked two of them this week: this Marble Cake to take to work and Carrot Cake for the home. And honestly, I chose these two cakes because…

Three Bean Salad

A couple of weeks ago, we made this salad for a family brunch. It was a big hit! We love this salad because it uses canned beans and so saves any time that may be used for boiling. On the days we make this salad, we chop up all the veggies we have left in…

Apple Crumble

When this dessert bakes, the entire house smells like a cozy winter day. The apples, spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg make for the perfect soft base while the crumble bakes to a light crispy but decadent texture. While there are many recipes out there for a crumble, we tweaked the ingredients (and their ratios) to…

Pina Colada

Almost every Pakistani restaurant features the “Pina Colada” on it’s drinks menu. Well, virgin of course!  😉 Being fans of this tropical delight, we wondered why keep paying crazy premiums? Why don’t we try to re-create this at home? And hence the quest began. We came up with this super easy recipe, that makes restaurant…