Frog-Shaped Matcha Sugar Cookies (Vegan)

Estimated cost: $3.50 per 15 cookies, $0.23 per cookie I’ve accidentally found myself making a series of various animal cookies. It started with my Soft, Less Sweet Ube Sugar Cookie Bears (Dairy-Free!), which led to my Pig-Shaped Snickerdoodles (Vegan), and now, these froggie matcha sugar cookies. They’re really adorable, easy + fast to make, and have slight earthy, bitter flavors …

Ferrero Rocher Macarons with Nutella Ganache (No Rest French method)

Estimated cost: $7.85 per dozen, $0.65 per macaron If you’re in the Boston area, you can order my macarons here! All profits go to a charity of your choice. These Ferrero Rocher macarons were one of my top sellers back in high school, along with my birthday cake and red velvet macarons. I’m excited to share this recipe with you …

Soft, Less Sweet Ube Sugar Cookie Bears (Dairy-Free!)

Estimated cost: $2.42 per 15 cookies, $0.16 per cookie Can you believe that it’s been more than 3 months since my last recipe?! I’m so glad to be back with these adorable ube sugar cookie bears. They’re softer and not as sweet as the traditional sugar cookie, which I quite like. I made these dairy-free for a friend, but feel …

Thin & Chewy White Chocolate Coconut Ube Cookies

Estimated cost: $5.13 per 15 cookies, $0.34 per cookie Yes, another ube recipe! I was suuuuper happy with how my Levain-style white chocolate coconut ube cookies turned out, but I really wanted to make a thin & chewy cookie version, hence this recipe. The major differences between my two ube cookie recipes are that these cookies: 1) have no cornstarch, …

Chunky White Chocolate Matcha Cookies (Small Batch Recipe)

Estimated cost: $7.28 per 5 cookies, $1.46 per cookie After making my chunky ube cookies, I was still… craving more cookies. Since I am a die hard fan of chunky cookies, I wanted to adapt that recipe to create new flavors. If you omit the ube, ube extract, and the mix-ins, you are left with a great base recipe to …

Small Batch Cinnamon Sugar Mochi Donuts (Gluten-Free)

Estimated cost: $3.94 per 1/2 dozen, $0.66 per donut Out of the other mochi donut recipes I’ve made, this is definitely my favorite. They’re super soft, chewy, buttery, and have just the right amount of sweetness. Since they’re made with mochiko, they’re gluten-free. I made these dairy-free for a friend, but feel free to use regular butter and milk if …

Chunky White Chocolate Coconut Ube Cookies (Small Batch Recipe)

Estimated cost: $8.47 per 5 cookies, $1.69 per cookie I’m a big fan of huge, chunky gourmet cookies, just like the ones they sell at Levain Bakery in NYC. Unfortunately, there isn’t a Levain Bakery in Boston, and although they sell their cookies online (almost $10/cookie including shipping!!!), it’s still not the same as eating cookies fresh out of their …

Small Batch Baked Ube Coconut Mochi Donuts (Gluten-Free)

Estimated cost: $8.34 per 1/2 dozen, $1.39 per donut If you love mochi and/or donuts, you’ll love these ube mochi donuts! They are soft, chewy, and are made with one of my favorite combinations in Filipino desserts: ube and coconut. In addition, they’re gluten-free because they’re made with 100% mochiko sweet rice flour, not regular flour! What is Ube? If …

Ice Cream Shaped Macarons with Chocolate Ganache (Template Included!)

Estimated cost: $5.35 for 20 macarons, $0.26 per macaron If you’re in the Boston area, you can order my macarons here! All profits go to a charity of your choice. I’ve always wanted to make ice cream-shaped macarons, so I was really excited when I received an order request for these. The profits for these went to St. Jude Research …