So my theme recently seems to be making the same recipe over and over again. I know that making mistakes is a part of learning and growing, but man it gets a little costly and timely week after week. So to mix things up a little bit, I am going to show some side by … Continue reading Trying a new recipe for an old favorite
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?
As I continue to work on making new recipes each week and publish my trials, tribulations, errors, triumphs and new favorite things here on the blog – I am always looking for reasons to bake. Kevin is very frequently sent to work these days with a container full of treats to pawn off on his … Continue reading Who wants to be…I mean eat a Millionaire (bar)?
A few weekends ago, my sisters, Mom and I put together a last minute escape to Napa for a girls trip! It was an amazing, delicious, fun filled, wine filled weekend! I had so much fun! When I got home, I was going through the pictures from the weekend with my husband Kevin. He saw … Continue reading Oh Ohs
A few weeks ago when I was having a giveaway on Instagram for reaching my first 100 followers, I asked for people to give suggestions on the blog for things they would like to see. I can’t wait to keep researching all the ideas to come up with recipes to make from these great suggestions. … Continue reading Your suggestions make my heart so happy!
On my page for ideas and inspiration on this blog has long been chocolate cake. I feel like chocolate cake is an illusive thing. It never seems chocolatey enough, or moist enough, or rich enough. I really, really, want to find that magic recipe…. unfortunately… I don’t think this is the one, but this one … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Calls for Chocolate – Chocolate Cake!
Happy holiday season everyone! I feel like the holidays have been upon us for a while now, but one of my favorite ways to wish everyone in our building happy holidays is to make a small treat and hang it on their door. We live in a relatively small building for Chicago. It is a … Continue reading A Holiday Treat for the Neighbors