improv. corn & shrimp alfredo over tagliatelle, topped with garden basil and cracked pepper.

improv. corn & shrimp alfredo over tagliatelle, topped with garden basil and cracked pepper.

baguettes rising.

baguettes rising.

improv. original cheesecake recipe pumped up with homemade orange syrup and zest.

improv. original cheesecake recipe pumped up with homemade orange syrup and zest.

macaron experiment. “cinnamon roll” macarons - cinnamon shell with cream cheese frosting.

macaron experiment. “cinnamon roll” macarons - cinnamon shell with cream cheese frosting.

improv. king arthur flour’s  pound cake  recipe with orange zest and an orange juice frosting.

improv. king arthur flour’s pound cake recipe with orange zest and an orange juice frosting.

paul hollywood’s  bakewell tart  recipe.

paul hollywood’s bakewell tart recipe.

macaron experiments. left, “bakewell” almond shells with raspberry jam. right, orange zest shells with apricot buttercream.

macaron experiments. left, “bakewell” almond shells with raspberry jam. right, orange zest shells with apricot buttercream.

one installment in the process of perfecting my own cinnamon roll recipe.

one installment in the process of perfecting my own cinnamon roll recipe.

improv. sweet shortcrust pastry filled with fresh blueberry jam. or, blueberry hand pies.

improv. sweet shortcrust pastry filled with fresh blueberry jam. or, blueberry hand pies.

improv. fried rice topped with bon appetit’s  soy marinated eggs , sugar snap peas and pan fried cod, a pan sauce made from leftover soy egg marinade and brown sugar.

improv. fried rice topped with bon appetit’s soy marinated eggs, sugar snap peas and pan fried cod, a pan sauce made from leftover soy egg marinade and brown sugar.

the wood and spoon’s  orange swirl bread  recipe.

the wood and spoon’s orange swirl bread recipe.

improv. iced lemon brioche braided rolls.

improv. iced lemon brioche braided rolls.

king arthur flour’s  key lime pie  recipe.

king arthur flour’s key lime pie recipe.