About Christina Lane

Christina Lane

Christina Lane is the creator of the food blog Dessert for Two, which is well-known for its small-batch recipes. She’s also the author of a cookbook by the same name, Dessert for Two. Her work has been featured on The Kitchn, Fine Cooking, Serious Eats, and The Huffington Post, among others. Originally from Texas, Lane lives in California and bakes and eats dessert daily.

Banana Bread Muffins

Banana Bread Muffins

“An absolute knockout!” “Wowzers!” “Incredibly moist.” “Just like banana bread.” That’s what folks are saying about this recipe.

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A raspberry crostata--a rustic tart with the crust folded over a filling of raspberries--on a sheet of parchment

Raspberry Crostata

Sometimes a pie craving is just too strong to wait for a plate and fork and fussily crimping a top crust. Enter this easy peasy yet elegant crostata.

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A cheese-crusted grilled cheese that is layered top and bottom with crispy Parmesan cheese in a skillet

Cheese-Crusted Grilled Cheese

Because basic grilled cheese with its ooey gooey insides just didn’t seem indulgent enough, we coated the outside with Parmesan that crisps to a crisp, crunchy golden brown. You may never go back to the classic grilled cheese.

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Jam Bars

Jam Bars

Sweet and crumbly and gooey and all around lovely. That’s what we think of these spectacular—and spectacularly easy—jam bars.

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Small Batch Brownies

Small Batch Brownies

These small batch brownies are baked in a loaf pan and serve just a few so you don’t have an entire baking pan tempting you.

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Small Batch Rice Krispies Treats

Rice Krispies Treats for Two

The perfect solution when you need to satisfy your Rice Krispies treats craving but don’t want an entire pan sitting around to tempt you.

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Chai Spiced Whipped Cream

Chai Spiced Whipped Cream

An incredibly easy and exquisitely spiced embellishment for everything from pumpkin pie to quick breads.

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