we need to be making more french toast

Sometimes, a single serving of french toast during the week is exactly what you need to get those endorphins going. These pillowy soft brioche toast are perfectly browned, topped with salted whipped cream and macerated strawberries.


  • Scallion Oil Noodles

    This Chinese Style Noodles Recipe is my favorite comfort meals (plus it’s vegan!). This infused oil idea was first introduced to me when I made Kristina Cho’s Scallion Pesto Pancakes, highly recommend. Since then I’ve made a version of scallion oil to add to my ramen, soups, noodles, rice and vegetables. It’s a great way…


  • Upside down Cranberry Cake

    cranberry cake with fresh whipped cream

    1 stick unsalted butter 1 cup plus 1/4 cup white sugar 3 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 cup greek yogurt 1/2 cup whole milk 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup whole wheat flour 2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 12 oz bag whole fresh cranberries Preheat oven to 350F…


  • One Bowl Apple Cake

    sliced apple cake on a plate with a dollop of slightly sweetened whipped cream

    🍂 Fall is here which means… APPLE CAKES! This Pumpkin Spiced Apple Cake Recipe is my favorite way to welcome the harvest season. You’ll love the chunky apples perfectly dispersed in the cake. Not to sweet, but perfectly moist and delicious. TRUST! Apple Cakes are my favorite fall dessert, and my new found love for…


  • Grilled Vegetable Salad with Whipped Hummus

    grilling season continued with this charred eggplant, corn, tomato and cucumber salad. this super seasonal dish is make into a full meal with the addition of velvety whipped hummus like dip.


About Me

Hi, I’m SAhara!

This is my home for all of my tasty, comforting and exciting recipes and a place I like to share some musings and favorite things. I am a food writer, recipe, content creator and mama based in Los Angeles. You can expect easy, tasty recipes to make for you & your loved ones.


  • reflection

    This year was a time of growth and reflection. A transition from sleep to awake, when self discovery and acceptance blossomed. In the darkest of times shines the brightest of illuminations, paths yet noticed or discovered. Fight or flight was the theme since my growth came to fruition.