Ricotta Garlic and Oregano Knots

So I am coming at you all with a two for one special today! I had to make up to my followers this little mini hiatus, but fear not, here comes another Shy Girl recipe that will make your stomachs’ pleased. I have come to this conclusion that there is a little hidden baker insideContinue reading “Ricotta Garlic and Oregano Knots”

Chocolate Babka

  As of late, I have been on a pastry kick something serious.  There is something about working on the dough and kneading it that gives me this feeling like I just spent the day at a theraputic spa.  A bit much, but baking pastry, as finicky as it can be, is SUPER relaxing.  Plus,Continue reading “Chocolate Babka”

Chicken Pesto Pizza

So if you know me, you know I am a fiend for pizza.  I mean who doesn’t love a full meal in one sitting.  You have a protein, a carb, a fruit, some veggies, and some added calcium. Pizza can be healthy or it doesn’t have to be–whatever preference. This week, I have been somewhatContinue reading “Chicken Pesto Pizza”

Chai Spiced Cinnamon Rolls

Happy Monday! I have been SUPER busy this week with work and cooking for the Super Bowl, but it has been great learning some new skills.  This week, I learned all about raw vegan desserts.  I am going to practice those for a bit, tweak a few things, and post the recipes soon. Don’t fret.Continue reading “Chai Spiced Cinnamon Rolls”

Caramel and Peanut Chocolate Chip Cookies

I have been craving sugary baked things these last few days.  Plus, I’ve felt like this was a treat-yourself-because-you-deserve-it type of week. I have started apprenticing and learning the ropes in a professional kitchen. Trying to get all of this culinary experience under my belt.  This is a leap, I won’t lie, I miss teachingContinue reading “Caramel and Peanut Chocolate Chip Cookies”