Mango and Banana Crumble

Mango and Banana Crumble

Your taste buds won't be bored with this crumble. I like sharing easy and quick recipes that anyone can reproduce and I definitely felt like a chef after making this crumble! I have to admit I wasn't so sure about this new combination. I am very loyal to classic desserts in general and don't like [...]

Pigs in a blanket or Feuilletés à la saucisse

Pigs in a blanket or Feuilletés à la saucisse

True classic! Kids love this one! Even older kids! My mom used to buy those at Picard which is France's favorite grocery store, and my siblings and I would fight for those until the very last one. Picard is specialized in the manufacturing and selling of frozen products which are very high quality and easy [...]

Easy Stuffed Mushrooms

Easy Stuffed Mushrooms

Happy New Year! We finally start a fresh new year and I am excited and motivated to stick to my resolutions. Start everyday with yoga, share more recipes with you, enjoy life everyday and be a better daughter, sister, friend and girlfriend. Today, I am sharing the easiest appetizer recipe of all times. You will [...]

The Best Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Best Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies

One of the first things I ever baked myself is chocolate chip cookies. In High School, I used to bake them almost every weekends for the whole family. My mom would always get upset because the kitchen was a mess afterwards. Today, nothing has changed: My kitchen always looks like a battlefield of dishes and dirty [...]

Christmas French Sablés or Butter Cookies

Christmas French Sablés or Butter Cookies

Happy holidays !!! I am writing this article from my flight  home. I have missed France very much and can’t wait to hug my family and go back to my old habits for a month. The first thing on my list after finishing this last Fall semester of college was to make my grandma’s little Christmas [...]

Haute Cakes Caffe – Newport Beach, CA

Haute Cakes Caffe – Newport Beach, CA

A lot of you have asked me to start writing about the amazing places where I eat. So here you go! If you are following me on Instagram at @mariescookbook, you’ve certainly seen a lot of my favorite places’ best plates. I love sharing pictures of my plates when at the restaurant, especially since Apple created portrait [...]

Gift Guide Holidays 2017 !!

Gift Guide Holidays 2017 !!

If you haven't started your Christmas shopping yet, like me , you have a whole month left to find the perfect gifts. This is the rare time of the year when I will not only talk about food. I compiled this gift guide based on things I own, have tried and recommend and also things [...]