Recipe: Lithuanian Chocolate Quark Cake (Varškės pyragas)

The other week Jonas and I went to a store here in California and bought some Lithuanian and other Eastern European goodies, including varškė/quark! When we found it, I knew right away, that I will want to use some of it to make a delicious, Chocolate quark cake for us to enjoy. Having looked at…

Recipe: Chewy and delicious chocolate brownies

Hey everyone! Today I’m bringing you a new recipe- chewy chocolate brownies! I can’t believe I don’t have this recipe up on the blog yet as it is my go-to recipe for brownies that are delicious, oh-so chocolatey and something I know most people will like! This definitely isn’t a healthy recipe whatsoever, so if…

Recipe: Healthy brownies

I’m a big fan of various types of sinful desserts but I love experimenting and finding ways of making them more healthy! An example of using applesauce as a butter or oil substitute can be seen in my carrot cake recipe. It makes the cake so soft and moist, yet cuts the fats and calories…

Healthy Snacks with November Sourced Box

Hey guys! Sorry for being so busy- my university hours and work have been quite intense again, plus I just came back from an incredible vacation in Barcelona! The photos from that trip will hopefully be up this week, so keep an eye out! Anyways, as I have been subscribed to Sourced box for a…

Healthy snacks with September Sourced Box

Hey guys, so I receive my first ever Sourced box this month! I was so intrigued to try it for ages, so I thought it’s about time! If you don’t know what it is- it’s a subscription box that you get sent to you once a month with extra healthy, vegan and delicious snacks handpicked…

Recipe: Chocolate cupcakes!

A truly decadent, delicious, sweet, moist and sinful treat! Made these the other day for Jonas’ family and everyone seemed to love them! I really liked the frosting – so chocolatey and perfect with these cupcakes!   Recipe: makes 18 Ingredients: For cupcakes 150g butter 1 cup caster sugar 3/4 cup cocoa 1/3 cup boiling…

Recipe: Traditional Lithuanian Tinginys

Another one of my favorite traditional Lithuanian desserts – Tinginys. In english it translates to ‘the lazy one’ due to the fact that it is extremely easy to make – especially for those who are the lazy ones 🙂 I love this delightful treat and always remember buying some during breaks at school. I’ve never…