Last weekend was Easter Sunday and, as per usual for holidays, we had a big family dinner at my Mom’s house. Now, for us, family dinners are always a large affair. Ten people at dinner is nothing. We once had 35 for Thanksgiving and my mother didn’t bat an eye. We always make a ton … Continue reading Fairie Velvet Cake
Hey kids. So it has been a bit since I’ve posted. Life’s been a bit nuts. My brother got married, I went to Chicago with some friends for a dear girl’s bachelorette, and of course, let’s not forget: Spring Break. Which shall from here out be known as Spring Bake! That’s right. I went there. … Continue reading Sweet Potato Babka/Spring Bake/6 Hour Bread. WTF.
Hello all from the world of my kitchen! Tomorrow is March 14. That is 3/14. That is Pie Day. Now, for days and days I’ve been thinking, I’m going to be a total bad ass and make a pie. From scratch! I can make my own pie crust and fill it with delicious things and post … Continue reading Cinnamon Apple Bread
I am a very lucky lady. I have a wonderful family, a fantastic husband and some truly fabulous girlfriends. They have been there with me through all the ups and downs in my life, and they are my support system. I am known as the ‘nice’ one in the group, and when I need that … Continue reading Galentines Day!
So. Ok. Something about me. I’m a chocolate freak. I love chocolate. I would probably eat chocolate at every meal if it didn’t mean serious consequences. Recently, Eric and I were out with some friends and asked to see a dessert menu. There was nothing chocolate on it. The server asked, “So, what are we … Continue reading Cake for Breakfast!
Hello people of the interweb! Welcome. Gather. I believe that in this election year, during this time where our country is so divided by conservative and liberal, by republican and democrat, by pro or con whatever, it is vital that we unite around our common love of something positive and good. Chocolate. Chip. Cookies. No matter … Continue reading It’s Cookie Time
Hello all! I’ve been reflecting lately on the effect that a physical place can have on one’s happiness and creativity. In our last abode, Eric and I had loads of space, but we didn’t use it. I was not very motivated to create anything new and, to be honest, it wasn’t in the best of … Continue reading Hollah for Challah!