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Strawberry Rosemary Charlotte

Strawberry Rosemary Charlotte

Imagine a Strawberry Shortcake in a layered cake format and you’re just about there. Introducing the Strawberry Rosemary Charlotte! After snagging an entire plaque of strawberries I got to baking in the kitchen of the lovely home in the 16th arrondissement I was watching. Whipped […]

Epic Mixed Berry Muffins

One of the things I love about summer is berries! Especially blueberries-myrtilles in French. I even bought two blueberry bushes two years ago in hopes of having bushels of blueberries on my doorstep. Apparently they are pretty finicky. After producing a grand total of 10 […]

Neopolitan Cupcakes (ie. Princess Cupcakes)

Flashback to some cupcakes I made a couple weeks ago before the craziness of the Paris move happened! What do you make for a bridal shower?? I’m a bridesmaid for my friend Catherine’s wedding and since I wasn’t going to be there for most of […]

One Impressive Easy Cake

A couple of weeks ago on Mother’s day I told my mom that as a present I would cook anything she picked out (secretly hoping it wasn’t anything too difficult). Dinner seemed easy enough: Herb Crusted Salmon with Roasted Potatoes. But dessert… well let’s just […]

Happy Easter! – Photos and Strawberry Shortcakes

Happy Easter! I hope you got better weather than we did. It was grey and threatening storms most of the day but we still had a beautiful Easter feast. For dinner we had salad with homemade buttermilk ranch dressing, grits, and ham.  For dessert, I […]