Like I needed another reason to break out the waffle iron: There’s not much I can say for these tasty tidbits of cinnamon-sugar coated delicacies, except for the fact that I made them two weekends in a row, and each time every single one was eaten demolished. Of course, my test audience was a group of…… Continue reading Doughnut Waffles
Two days of baking disasters and I’m ready to throw in the towel. Wave the white flag. Concede defeat. Surrender my baking pans and whisks. Well…..I don’t think I’m prepared to go that far. It was very disheartening to have thrown out an entire cake yesterday (the texture was like rubber), and a 9″ x 13″ pan…… Continue reading Molasses Ginger Chocolate Cookies
In addition to my daily, borderline obsessive, and up to the minute newsfeeds, (Feedly, Instagram, Buzzfeed, TMZ, and Pulse) I have recently become addicted to PureWow and Flipboard. great…. I am two months behind in reading my in-print magazine subscriptions as it is, so imagine my chagrin at becoming caught up in two additional sites…… Continue reading Crockpot Tacos al Pastor
For someone that loves chocolate as much as I do, hot fudge sauce isn’t something I prepare very often. Utilizing my vast expanse of brain cells, I have come to the conclusion I probably don’t make it as often as I should, because I would most likely eat it straight from the container, instead of the…… Continue reading Hot Fudge Sauce
Fun fact: exactly one year ago today, April 10, the posse and I packed up our bags (and Daisy), said goodbye to our friends in Vegas, loaded up Dad’s plane, and made our move to Austin. And quite frankly, my mother hasn’t forgiven me (or J) since… However, to say we love it here would…… Continue reading No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake – and an Anniversary!
I am so in need of baking something right now. I’m frustrated beyond words, and for me, baking is the ultimate stress reliever. Well, that and the daily 6.5 mile walks I’ve been taking. My father will probably break my legs (more like throw out my running shoes) for admitting this, but last week I logged 27.5…… Continue reading Hidden Berry Torte
Here’s another addition to my collection of outstanding dinnertime photography: Seriously, on a more pressing note, I’m putting together a plan to host a little soiree to celebrate Sabrina’s high school graduation. Which, by my calculations, shouldn’t be happening for at least another 5 years. But ……. it’s actually occurring in less than two months. gulp. She…… Continue reading Spicy Roast Chicken