Chocolate Hazelnut Spread (homemade Nutella)

Raise your hand if you have a guilty pleasure food. Don’t kid yourself; everyone’s hand should be up! In my household, Nutella is a definite pantry staple. We almost always have it on hand. Then, inevitably, the Nutella mysteriously disappears. The main suspect is always my mother, but really any one of us could be … Continue reading Chocolate Hazelnut Spread (homemade Nutella)

Lemon Curd

When life gives you lemons, make lemon curd. Okay so that’s not how the saying goes, but I think it should. Lemon curd is much more versatile than lemonade. It’s a spread, it’s a filling, it’s a topping- it’s a dessert in and of itself! I feel like that illustrates life better- any person can … Continue reading Lemon Curd

Easy Custard

Wait. Hang on. I know what I need. I need, I need, I need fish fingers and custard.The Eleventh Doctor, The Eleventh Hour, 2010 Tʜᴇ Eʟᴇᴠᴇɴᴛʜ Dᴏᴄᴛᴏʀ’s ғɪʀsᴛ ᴇᴘɪsᴏᴅᴇ ʙʀᴏᴜɢʜᴛ ᴜs ᴍᴀɴʏ ɢʀᴇᴀᴛ ɢɪғs, ʟɪᴋᴇ ᴛʜɪs ғᴀᴠᴏʀɪᴛᴇ ᴏғ ᴍɪɴᴇ Every Whovian associates custard with the Eleventh Doctor. It’s undeniably his favorite snack, paired with crispy … Continue reading Easy Custard

Easy Icing

Royal icing. Gingerbread house glue. Flooding. Piping. These are all terms that are closely associated with sugar cookies. For me, sugar cookies are closely associated with childhood. Growing up, my sisters and I would visit my aunt and uncle often. My aunt would always get us these decorated sugar cookies from their local breakast place. … Continue reading Easy Icing