Tag Archives: baking

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

I spent last Sunday in the local emergency room with a busted-up finger and a huge bruise/scrape on my chin.  I won&#View full post »

Raspberry Champagne Cupcakes with Champagne Buttercream Frosting

My sister got married last weekend. I’m sure she will say the same, but it was one of the best days of my life, IView full post »

Butterscotch Cake Pops

My sister is getting married in less than one month.  The countdown has officially begun. Recently I went back toView full post »

Chocolate Chunk Cookies with Sea Salt

  I had a post pretty much ready to go to show what to do with leftover risotto, but then a little bird toldView full post »

Frou Frou Cupcakes

My little sister is getting married in a few months.  I’ll spare you the (eventual and inevitable) blubbering andView full post »

Chocolate Baklava

So baklava has always been one of those mysterious yet super intimidating desserts that I have always wanted toView full post »

Cherry Yogurt Coffee Cake

I have my younger sister to thank for a recent onslaught of nightmares. Does anyone else out there watch The FollowingView full post »

Raspberry Apricot Scones

I made some “proper” British-style scones after I saw this recipe in Cook’s Illustrated.  As aView full post »

Roasted Banana Bars with Browned Butter Frosting

    Does anyone else out there freeze bananas?  The reason I ask is because I sometimes have a hard time “View full post »

Rosebud’s Sugar Cookies

I had an unexpected surprise the other day.  I was emptying out my email and found an old one that my mother had sentView full post »

Triple Chocolate Scones

  This is an impromptu post.  In honor of the season premier of the fourth season of Downton Abbey tonightView full post »

Earth Bound Farm Stand Peanut Butter Cookies

  I’m just going to come right out and say this: These cookies are like crack and you should probablyView full post »

Chocolate Buttermilk Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

  Yep.  Sometimes you just need a chocolate cupcake. Nothing too fancy, no ridiculous fillings, no insaneView full post »

Vegan Chocolate No-Bake Cookies

Chocolate No-Bake Cookies.  Ahhhh.  Yes.  My favorite cookie in the entire world.  A heavenly concoction ofView full post »

Sammy’s Very Vanilla Cupcakes

A few months ago, my (baby) sister moved into a new condo with her soon-to-be-husband.  I was able to come intoView full post »