I feel like everywhere I look right now, all my friends who have moved from St. Louis are making Gooey Butter Cake. There must be a big waft of nostalgia floating through the air. Our friends served it at their daughter’s first birthday party. My other sweet friend from high school posted it on her … Continue reading A St. Louis Tradition
Last weekend we had our annual backyard summer party planned with our dear friend Emily, but it had to be postponed because IT HAS NOT STOPPED RAINING! So all of our plans were cancelled for the day and all the supplies we purchased needed to be used for different things. Have no fear, my boys … Continue reading A bright citrus dessert with plump blueberries
The answer so far is 3. Eek! It is a lot of cake. Luckily cakes 2 and 3 have been given away. The first cake though, is still slowly disappearing, sliver by sliver, right out of the the container it was put in on the kitchen counter. One cake was made to help us celebrate … Continue reading How many times can you make buttery chocolate chip cake in 1 week?
My oldest son has a super special birthdate. He was born on Leap day and is therefore a leapling! Since his actual birthday only rolls around once every 4 years, we kind of get to pick and choose the day that works best to celebrate his birthday each year. This year we celebrated last weekend … Continue reading Inside Out Cupcakes for the Birthday Boy
I was so excited a few weeks ago after I shared my soft pretzel recipe on the blog, because I received an e-mail in my inbox from my blog! It was my first email from a reader with an idea that someone wanted to see made on the blog! It was from my sweet sister … Continue reading Someone Shared an Idea with Me!
This week I began thinking about what new skill I would like to work on and I immediately thought about how long I have been wanting to learn how to make different types of buttercream icing. We were already signed up to donate dinner to another family this weekend and I realized was a great … Continue reading Vanilla+Vanilla+Sprinkles