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Fresh Bruschetta + 4 Easy Toppings


When it comes to appetizers, I pretty much always prefer something fresh. Not only does it prep you up, and get you looking forward to the main meal, it’s just easier to prepare too. Which brings me to these bruschettas- I loove italian food! Probably the best thing about italian is- it’s fresh, delicious and extremely simple to make (well,…

Fresh White Bean Spread


Hello! Today, we have a post from Charlotte, who writes a very lovely food and lifestyle oriented blog called The Fox and the Knife. I really liked her aesthetics and attention to small details in her food photography, and I’m glad she’s sharing one of her recipes. Today on Surely Simple, she’s making an easy and fresh white bean spread packed with…

Fresh Corn Summer Salad Snack


Hello! I’ve been thinking lately about..snacks. I’m a big fan of snacking and I bet you are too. However, the only catch is, I really like yummy snacks. And most of what’s yummy, doesn’t really classify as ‘easy’ and ‘quick to make’ all the time. I mean, some people call a piece of toast or biscuits as a ‘good’ snack…

Mini Coffee Chocolate Cupcakes


Hello! Weekends are for baking sweet treats. It’s funny though, these mini coffee chocolate cupcakes all started with me wanting to have a nice cup of coffee and a chocolate cake. However, since I’d just drank tea, I decided a coffee right after it might be too much. That still left the cake part, though. And when I started making…

Nutty Chocolate Truffles


I think that chocolate is probably the most universal food item there is. I mean, since they discovered the cocoa bean (or cacao, whichever one you prefer) people have just been gaga over chocolate. Am I right? So, when one has to make an easy dessert- the answer to that is always one where chocolate is the main ingredient! That’s…

Pomegranate Layer Cake with Butter Cream Frosting


Let’s talk about cakes. And not just any cakes, but layer cakes, in particular. I love, love layers on a cake. There’s something so enticing about the fluffy cake mixed with different layers of chocolate, vanilla, whichever flavour really-just mingling so well. That’s what brought on this pomegranate layer cake with butter cream frosting. And for a personal touch, I…