Pumpkin cheesecake

A perfect dessert for a cold autumn day. There is nothing better than spending time near the hot oven, in your kitchen surrounded with sweet scent of cakes and cookies still warm, while a white cover hides the streets outside. And as you roll out the dough, or mix the ingredients for the most delicious…

Chocolate – Raspberry – Vanilla cake

Today I spent the whole day in the kitchen. From making breakfast, cooking lunch and dinner to making this amazing cake. I didn’t mind a bit, it was actually the best time of the day. The heat, the sound of the knife cutting into vegetables, the scent of raspberries and rum cooking in the sauce…

Tiramisu

Tiramisu is one of my favorite cakes. It originates from Italy and I can’t count the times I have visited Italy. During my high school I trained competitive swimming and traveled every now and then to compete in Italy, but competitions weren’t the only reason why I traveled there. As a tourist I visited Venice…

Cherry cheesecake

For a few days now I was immersed in books, studying for exams and as days passed by I was dreaming of getting back in the kitchen, grabbing an apron and a large mixing bowl and preparing some cakes and pastries. I love everything sweet and there is just something fulfilling in making a great…

Strawberry cheesecake

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Growing up strawberries were my favorite fruit and typical strawberry season is in spring so I remember celebrating my birthday, always with a different strawberry cake. It hasn’t changed to this day but now I usually make one myself. It’s funny how I have friends and family members who usually…

Choco – cherry cake

I have a three-year-old nephew who just loves cakes. He usually comes over on weekends and when he wakes up at the first mention of my name he asks if I’m making a cake. We all think that it’s funny, but the expectations are high, especially from him. I must say, I’m also not that…

Apple pie with white chocolate cream

This is certainly not just another apple pie. Sweet and fresh taste of homegrown apples and the richness of the white chocolate cream mix so well. Using fresh apples is really important, not only that they’re delicious but every bite of this pie will make you crave for more. Preparation: 20 min        …

Chocolate caramel cake

A cake anyone would love, especially chocoholics. Sweet caramel and bittersweet chocolate would make anyone ask for one more slice. This two layer cake is enough for the whole family or a group of friends to enjoy. Preparation: 20 min                                …

Chocolate vanilla cake

Classic union between chocolate and vanilla is a winning combination. There are so many cakes and pastries combining the two. From cakes to pies I’m sure you have your favorite. This is my version of the infamous couple. Preparation: 20 min                              …

Apple & hazelnut pie

This is a pie my grandmother used to make. It’s also pie that will make you remember your grandparents, Christmas spent with your family. A classic apple pie with hazelnuts is just something to get you warm on a cold winter day. Preparation: 20 min                      …

Međimurska gibanica

This amazing cake is a traditional pastry in Croatia. It has everything from walnuts to poppy seed, cheese and apples. Seems like a crazy combination, right up to the point when you take your first bite and all those flavours form an unbelievable sensation. Preparation: 30 min                  …

Apple, walnut & chocolate cake

This is yet another cake for a cold winter day. Partially my grandmother’s recipe with my own twist. Combining sweet apples, toasted walnuts and chocolate – who doesn’t like chocolate? Something old and something new as they say. Preparation: 20 min                              …