The other day, I was struck by how many odd jobs I’ve had in the past. Working at least one part-time job since 15, I have been fortunate enough to experience a truly harrowing amount of work experiences. Starting as a Hollister stock girl, I’ve hit nearly every industry from food, retail, and fitness to […]
Airy and deeply flavorful Thai tea cake layers are complemented by a condensed milk soak and light frosting for the ultimate layer cake.
I am half Mexican but have never been to Mexico. I didn’t grow up speaking Spanish, and I have an oddly Argentinian accent when I do speak it (thanks to my high school Spanish teacher). Despite never being immersed in the city where my dad is from, I feel connected to the culture because of […]
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I’m Elyse, the one-woman gorgon behind Elyse Creates. As the name suggests, this is a space where I create and encourage others to do the same. Some of my most vivid and cherished memories are around a table with friends and family, and I want that for you too. So, I saddled up to my kitchen counter and began creating recipes designed to be passed down, shared amongst loved ones, or eaten alone with the refrigerator door open.
When you are craving a PSL but want more flavor for less money, make it yourself!
If you need a chocolate fix RIGHT NOW and aren’t interested in putting in a ton of work, this chocolate mug cake is for you.
As easy as it is delicious, this granola has all the flavors of fall, making for the perfect breakfast on the go.
If you have ever wanted to master the art of croissant making or create cocktails like a pro, take a peek at my subject-specific ebooks! They dive deep into the nitty gritty of it all—offering video tutorials, step-by-step recipe instructions, and easy ways to riff, so you can custom create to your heart’s content!