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mango coconut rolls

mango coconut rolls

  As the days go by, summer gets closer and closer. I can feel it, in the spontaneous heat waves that have hit San Diego recently and the sun that beats upon my face every time I wander outside. Honestly, I have mixed feelings about […]

apple tahini bread

apple tahini bread

  When I first chanced upon this recipe from Kale and Caramel on Pinterest, it was an immediate save. However, as the months passed, I never ended up baking it. Does that ever happen to you? I tend to hoard recipes in my personal collection, and then […]

gjelina’s kabocha, olive oil, and dark chocolate loaf

gjelina’s kabocha, olive oil, and dark chocolate loaf

This isn’t your grandma’s pumpkin cake. This cake is something else, something better, a new version of the ubiquitous pumpkin spice loaf that seems to appear in bakeries nationwide during the fall season. First of all, it’s not pumpkin, but kabocha squash. If you’ve never tried […]