Healthy Chocolate Amaretto Cupcakes

Healthy Chocolate Amaretto Cupcakes

These cupcakes are moist, delicious and packed with natural chocolate flavor. The recipe calls for simple ingredients and is really easy to follow. If you don't like amaretto feel free to replace it with almond or vanilla. For best results use natural cacao powder and buttermilk. I made my buttermilk using almond milk but you [...]

Vegan Snowballs Cookies

Vegan Snowballs Cookies

Vegan Buttery shortbread cookies filled with pecans and rolled in powdered sugar. These Snowball Cookies are a perfect easy dessert for the holidays! These cookies are similar to Polvorones or Puerto Rican Shortbread Cookies. They are called by different names; Mexican Wedding Cookies or Russian Tea Cakes but I love the name Snowballs. If you [...]

Polvorones (Puerto Rican Shortbread Cookies)

Polvorones (Puerto Rican Shortbread Cookies)

Polvorones are soft and crumbly shortbread cookies that melt in your mouth. Some people call them “mantecaditos” This is my version of polvorones puertorriqueños. They are festive and can be made with sprinkles or guava paste. They are especially popular for Christmas! This is my abuela classic recipe using almond extract. You can top them [...]

Apple Pie Crumble Pie Cups

Apple Pie Crumble Pie Cups

Thanksgiving means pie season. This year I want to make different desserts for our Thanksgiving feast. The combination of these ingredients are magical and they taste heavenly. These apple pie cups are simple to make and the perfect portion. You can also make a whole pie using this recipe but I wanted to make something [...]

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

These pumpkin spice cookies are soft, moist, flavorful and so delicious. They literally melt in your mouth. The cream cheese frosting compliments amazingly with the decadent flavor. They make the perfect fall dessert! I made 2dz cookies and one skillet cookie using this recipe. If you are only making cookies, you’ll have 4dz. Feel free [...]

Pumpkin Spice Tartlets

Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice!!! Delicious pumpkin spice tartlets easy to prepare, refined sugar free, healthy and great for a quick snack or dessert. These tartlets will bring you the whole pumpkin pie flavor in just one bite. Pumpkin Spice Tartlets Did you know that Fall is my favorite season? Well, is the season for [...]