Baking - Cakes - My Life

Brown Butter Peach Layer Cake with Vanilla Tahini Frosting

March 8, 2016

Brown Butter Peach Layer Cake with Vanilla Tahini Frosting | erin made this-10

Things seem a little different? That’s ’cause I’m 28! Yep, I survived the Janis Joplin/ Jimi Hendrix/ Kurt Cobain curse and lived to see 28. THANK YOU UNIVERSE.  read more

Baking - Dessert

Brown Sugar Pavlovas with Rosewater Cream and Figs

March 1, 2016

Brown Sugar Pavlovas with Rosewater Cream and Figs | erin made this-14A couple of weeks ago, while I was on playground duty, I spotted the biggest fig I have ever seen in my life. This thing was the size of a PEAR! Have you ever seen something like this before? The figs I have met are always small and dainty!

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Dinner - Salads

Caesar Salad for Single Ladies

February 23, 2016

Caesar Salad for Single Ladies | erin made this-4True story: one of my life goals is to make cooking as simple as possible. Sure, I love 6 layer things and desserts that call for 8 separated eggs, but what I also love is not waiting for 3 hours for my mid week dinner to be on the table. read more

Travel

San Francisco

February 18, 2016

San Francisco-7-2

Hi! I know it’s been a while, but I am finally here with all of my San Fran pics! It has actually been a bit hard for my to write this post. read more

Baking - Cakes

Sesame + Tahini Teacake

February 16, 2016

Sesame + Tahini Teacake | erin made this-12

A warm, cinnamon sugar topped teacake was a weekly feature when I was a kid. In fact, it was probably one of the first things I ever baked. read more

Baking - Cakes - Dessert

Chocolate Cake for Two

February 9, 2016

Chocolate Love Cake for Two-1

If you follow me on Instagram (you should do that if you don’t!), you might have seen I have started a ceramic adventure. read more

My Life - Travel

New York City

February 4, 2016

NYC Day 1-5

What would be your HONY caption? You know, if Brandon from Humans of New York stopped you while you were walking down the street, trying to get past the slow walkers and into a Duane Reade, what would you say?  read more

Dinner - Salads

Sweet and Spicy Carrot Salad with Feta

February 2, 2016

Sweet and Spicy Carrot Salad with Feta-11

One of my most favourite things I ate in San Francisco was a carrot. A lone, delicious carrot. read more