Chocolate Mousse

The best way to welcome long-time-no-see friends is with chocolate, yes? It was a delight to go back to familiar faces after 7 months apart, to sat in the same chair and felt the slippery wooden table, big enough to share for two. It was also a delight, that once I sat down, one by…

Blueberry Icebox Pie

I imagine there is a cup of hot steaming coffee by my side. If it sits close enough to my keyboard, my pinky finger would briefly brush the warm glass when I press Enter. Maybe the earthy smell would slowly nudge my brain awake like the morning chaste kiss mothers give to their toddler. But…

Deconstructed Lemon-Blackberry Trifle

I’m trying to come up with a good first liner in this paragraph to draw you in. Nothing interesting comes up, so I decide to write about being confused instead. I stare at the blank page as seconds tick by, wondering what I should say… The words are stuck on the tip of my tongue,…