Posts Tagged ‘dessert’

Sweet Nothings Chocolate Hazelnut Nutella Torte

Nutella Torte

So this only involves the best ingredients ever, and y’all, thank goodness it’s so rich, because I desperately wanted to eat the whole thing and yet managed to restrain myself. Chocolate and Valentine’s Day will always go hand-in-hand to me, but there’s obviously no need to restrict this to one day a year: Nutella cake […] Read more…

The Sweet Nothings Holiday Edit- The Nutcracker. Lingerie by Tutti Rouge, Dita Von Teese, Kiss Me Deadly, photo by Lydia Hudgens.

Once Upon a Time: The Nutcracker

Once upon a time, on Christmas Eve, a young girl named Clara waited eagerly with her younger brother Fritz for the their family’s Christmas party. Finally night fell, the candles were lit, the guests arrived, and the drawing room doors opened to reveal a beautifully decorated Christmas tree. Children gathered under the tree and exchanged […] Read more…

Rose and Pistachio Pavlovas Sweet Nothings

Rose and Pistachio Pavlovas + Lucile Lingerie

This dessert is inspired by luxury lingerie brand Lucile‘s Spring collection, and I knew right away I wanted to create something a little more special-occasion-y than I usually make. I was really struck by the beautiful pastel silks, particularly the lovely soft pink “Shortness of Time” range, so I decided to turn for inspiration to a gift I […] Read more…

Bittersweet Chocolate Pudding

Bittersweet Chocolate Pudding

I really think February is just the worst month.  I know it’s a short one, but it drags on FOREVER.  In the Northern Hemisphere it’s still cold and dark, and this year has been particularly full of ice and wet and slush and snow and also the COLD, goodness gracious.  The major holidays are over, […] Read more…