Hearts In My Oven

Hello! My name is Lynna, a recent college graduate, who is addicted to baking! Making food for the people I love have become a delicious hobby. :D I started this crazy baking hobby about 3 years ago and have never looked back. My food blog cronicles my kitchen adventures as I learn more about the source of people's energy: food! 

Baked Coffee Cake French Toast

I`m going to start this off with the fact that my dad loved this. He said it twice in the span of an hour. Did you know how happy I was when he said this?! ...more

Strawberry Apple Crumble Pie

I must confess, I made these pies for Pi day back in March. And I`m posting them in May. Normally, I feel too lazy to bake pie for Pi day, but when I found out this year was extra special because it was 3.1415 (this year added to the irrational number perfectly!), I knew I had to bake pie!It was a coincidence that I had fresh strawberries and thought I would make some strawberry and apple pies! ...more

Berry Syrup for Berry Milk + Strawberry Lemonade

I guess I have been on a kick to recreate things I eat lately because this post came about when I bought berry milk from a little shop and it blew my mind. I realize it`s not really anything new...I mean flavored milk like strawberry, banana, and melon milk are pretty darn popular. It just never occurred to make them at home!This little shop was a drinks and ice cream shop ....more

California Roll Crunch Sandwich

I`m so terribly relieved I`m done with my exams for graduate school. Let`s hope I pass so I don`t have to retake them again! I feel so excited to start graduate school and start another chapter of my life!Now, I`m feel to bake, bake, and bake! ...more

Lemon Snowball Cookies

You know those recipes you have tucked in your memory that is on your forever-long baking list? Yes, those recipes you want to make, but never got around to. I know I`m not the only with these to-bake lists! ...more

Ginger Lemon White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

I`ve been stressed out lately with studying, graduate school stuff, and just life that cookies are a must! Who doesn`t love a good cookie, right? Chocolate chip cookies, as classic drop cookies, are simple and easy to bake often ....more

Chocolate Buttermilk Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting and Chocolate Ganache

It`s Hearts In My Oven`s 3rd Blogiversary!!!!! YAYYY!! Sorry for all the exclamation marks, but I`m just so excited! ...more

Mini Blueberry Coffee Cake Bundts

I`m back with some blueberry coffee cakes in cute little bundt forms! I had a large box of fresh blueberries and was dreaming of sweets studded with these beauties.There are many reasons why these coffee cakes are the bomb. For starters, they are made with brown butter ....more

Blueberry Streusel Muffin Cookies

Since Spring is swiftly approaching in a few weeks, I can finally share this recipe. I don`t know about you, but I always eat blueberry muffins with streusel toppings. The streusel topping on muffins are my favorite part about eating muffins ....more

Mini Sponge Cakes

Going along with my Asian-inspired sweets recipe from last week, I decided to post another popular Chinese bakery favorite: sponge cakes! I seriously grew up eating these. When I was a child, people would gift my grandma with so many of these paper-lined cakes, I was always overjoyed to get one.These tend to be sold in a more old fashioned kind of Chinese bakeries ....more