Bear-Shaped Chocolate Mochiko Muffins (Gluten-Free)

These mochiko muffins are made with regular cocoa powder and black cocoa powder to get the darker color. But if you don’t have black cocoa powder on hand, feel free to use regular cocoa powder! They also have chocolate chips folded into the batter, giving them the perfect amount of chocolate flavor. In terms of texture, these muffins are a bit chewy/springy and not cakey (due to the mochiko flour) when comparing them to regular muffins/cupcakes.

Bear-Shaped Thai Tea White Chocolate Macarons

*If this is your first time making macarons, check out my more in-depth post on how to make macarons. You can find more pictures, GIFS, and macaron templates on that page! I also recommend reading Mimi’s macaron post. Estimated cost: $4.66 per 12 macarons, $0.39 per macaron I’ve been really excited about Halo Pantry, a brand that sells all natural …

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Frog-Shaped Matcha White Chocolate Macarons

disclaimer: this blog post may contain affiliate links Estimated cost: $3.75 per 12 frog macarons, $0.31 per frog macaron Matcha white chocolate is one of my favorite flavor combinations, hands down! The bitterness of the matcha perfectly balances the sweetness of the white chocolate, and when you add these ingredients to macarons, you get one delicious treat. And, if you …

Frog-Shaped Matcha White Chocolate Cookies

Estimated cost: $4.66 per 16 cookies, $0.29 per cookie Yes. I’m back with another animal cookie recipe. I know I already made frog-shaped matcha sugar cookies, but I was really craving some matcha + white chocolate, so I whipped up these frog cookies. They’re a bit thick, a little chewy, have crisp edges, and have a great balance between the …

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, …