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Mini Chocolate Heart Cakes

Mini Chocolate Heart Cakes

Just in time for Valentine’s Day! I had a little rendevous at my friend Cara’s place from le 5eme Etage. The goal was to A. make a heart shaped tomato tarte tatin that I’d had milling around in my brain for the last couple of […]

New York Style Cheesecake

The hard thing about recipes sometimes is that you don’t know exactly how much it will make. With cookies it’s never a big deal and entirely depends on the size of your scoop. But for cheesecakes when the ingredients are a bit expensive, it’s a […]

Swirls, Dollops, & a little Crunch

I was hired to make close to 300 desserts for a Teacher Appreciation Luncheon. Everything was mini from tarts to cupcakes with cute little swirls on top to macarons. The light was so perfect on my mom’s drafting table that a mini photo shoot commenced! Hope you enjoy! […]

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 […]

Tequila in Cupcakes? Yes!

A little tequila, some margarita mix, and yumm!! You’ve got a margarita… nah… how about a margarita cupcake? Mix in some flour, sugar, eggs, the usual, and you’ve got a delicious spiked treat to have in between jello shots. oh wait. umm Now I don’t […]

White Cupcakes and Sugar Cookies for Bring Your Dog to Work Day!

National Bring Your Dog to Work Day was last Friday! What a fun crazy hectic day at work! We had about 15 dogs at the office and I of course had to bring some treats! Serious discussion in progress! You want me to do what? […]