Almond Sponge Cake

Do you remember the mexican wedding cookies that I posted some time back. It has almonds in every bite of it and I love those cookies. Baked goods with almonds or almond flour have a unique taste. I had some leftover superfine almond flour with me that I reserved for baking. But I completely forgot…

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Pineapple Upside Down Cake

This soft and buttery cake with a topping of caramelized brown sugar pineapples and cherries is a delight for every sweet lover. When the cake is finished baking, it is inverted in one big flip in to a serving plate. The round pineapple slices with the cherry topping falls on the top of the cake…

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Peanut Butter Pancakes

A yummy and fluffy peanut butter pancake perfect for an easy morning breakfast or an evening snack. If you are a peanut butter lover, then this is a great pancake recipe for you. They are very easy to make and can be served with honey or maple syrup. The creamy peanut butter gives a wonderful…

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Pistachio Cardamom Cupcakes with Rose Buttercream Frosting

I am in love with these beautiful elegant cupcakes topped with a wonderful rose flavored buttercream icing. The delicious combo of pistachio cake with rose flavored buttercream frosting has been in my to do list from the day I heard about it from a friend. But I have a soft corner for cupcakes and always…

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Shrimp Scampi Naan Pizza

Who don’t love a quick easy pizza for dinner? If you have shrimp, a packet of frozen naan, butter and a few other basic pantry staples, then get ready to make this easy pizza. You can have a quick snack or a pizza dinner in no time… If you are planning a party, this is…

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Mexican Wedding Cakes

Do you like a cookie that almost melts in your mouth and is very soft, buttery and nutty? If yes, you are in the right place. Try these rich and addictive Mexican wedding cakes. They are so irresistible that you end up eating the whole batch in one sitting. I am not kidding, just sharing…

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A Barbie Doll Birthday Cake

I made this Barbie doll cake a while back. Today when I opened the laptop to do some blogging work, this cake suddenly caught my mind…How come? right:) My daughter’s favorite plush toy was lying next to the laptop. It’s a stuffed lamb doll, a character from the famous American animated TV series for kids…

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Smoked Salmon Sandwich

This is my first sandwich recipe in BYG. I love to try seafood dishes and this one is my newly found love. I was introduced to Salmon fish when we came to US. When I first heard about smoked salmon, I was skeptical if it would be too bland for my taste palette. Anyway I…

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Classic Brownies

I baked these classic brownies few weeks back while we were visiting a friend and have been thinking of sharing it here from then on…But sometimes I don’t get the energy or enthusiasm to do the blog writing…So these brownie snaps have been patiently waiting for their turn:)… always giving me a cute smile (looks…

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German Chocolate Cake

It is again time for a cake blog in BYG. I can’t tell in words my excitement and satisfaction in looking at a beautifully frosted cake sitting on my worktable. I love to try new flavor and filling variations in cakes. This time it is a German chocolate cake that has layers of sweet and…

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Chicken Donuts

It’s snack time again!!! I have been making more snacks at home now a days since the lock down is started. When all are at home, there is more demand for snacking and I too get in to a mood to make more snacks. Usually I am not a great fan of deep fried snacks…

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Avocado Ice Cream

For me, homemade ice cream was the custard based ice cream that my mother used to prepare at home. I remember how I used to enjoy licking the bowl and spoon until the last trace of ice cream was finished. That hasn’t changed a bit even now. Moving to the US, it was interesting to…

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Broccoli Cauliflower Fritters

This is a very quick and easy to make fritters that is perfect for an afternoon stack. I love these quick to make snacks in the evening. This is a kind of “thattikootu” snack, as not much cooking is involved in it. If it tastes delicious and is packed with nutrients, then I don’t mind…

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Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

I have been thinking of sharing a recipe for cupcakes with you from the day I started blogging. I always feel that cupcakes are a very cute way of sharing our joy with others. A tiny piece of cake frosted with icing and wrapped in a beautiful colored wafer paper. We bake cake and cut…

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