How to freeze cookie dough?

Wouldn't it be wonderful to always be ten minutes away from a perfect chocolate chip cookie? It is possible if you have a batch (or two) of pre-rolled cookies ready to go in the freezer! Read on for the simple instructions and never crave a cookie again. OK, fine, with the oven heating up, in…

Grilled Goat Cheese Salad

Crunchy toast, fragrant grilled goat cheese, bacon crumbs and crispy lettuce - “Chèvre Chaud” (literally “Warm Goat”😄) is THE most popular salad in French restaurants with good reason. It is also ridiculously easy to make at home. There are only five ingredients and a simple dressing that you can customize according to your own taste.…

Classic French Chocolate Mousse

A decadent dessert that has all of THREE ingredients and is amazingly easy to prepare. Yes, please! PLUS it’s make-ahead so no need for last-minute prep! There are many different versions of the chocolate mousse, but the classic French recipe is probably the simplest chocolate mousse recipe of them all. If you have dark chocolate…

How to Make Homemade Mint Syrup

A delightful syrup that will brighten up your daily water intake. You can also add this syrup to cocktails for a fresh twist, mix it with sparkling water and serve as lemonade to kids, add a bit of lime juice to the lemonade and you have an delightful alcohol-free aperitif for adults. Mint tea from…