Not all of my complex baking visions always work out as I plan. This cupcake bouquet is a good example. I made the plans, did all the shopping, even made a...

So this weekend I made a cake. A four layer intense chocolate cake filled with hazelnut mousse and topped with toasted hazelnuts and dark chocolate curls. It’s a mouthful to say...

Blackberry Cabernet Sorbet

If I didn’t have a baking blog, I could definitely see myself blogging about wine. I’m absolutely not a wine expert, much like I’m no expert baker either, but I love...

Lemon Lime Squares

During times in my life when I have no free time to bake, such as during exam time (ahem, now), I find myself daydreaming about the endless list of delicious and...

Ohh boy do I have something delicious to share with you today. Ina’s dark chocolate hazelnut truffles, or as I like to think of them — Fancy Balls of Nutella-like Goodness:...

Cinnamon Sugar Dessert Tacos

I LOVE taco night. There’s no rhyme or reason to when my boyfriend Ryan, roommate Colleen, and I decide when taco night occurs each week (and yes, it’s a weekly occurance),...

Pink Lemonade Cupcakes

I’ve been dreaming up these cupcakes for awhile now, and although I didn’t have any specific occasion to bake, I decided to just go ahead and celebrate the warmer weather with...

Cinnamon Ice Cream

It certainly is starting to feel like spring! Maybe even more like summer — the temp got up to 90 here in CT earlier in the week. It’s been so great...

Mickey Cupcakes

We made it! 5 days and 4 nights in Disneyworld with my brother Scott, sans-parents! Scotty has grown to expect an annual trip to Florida since for most of his life...

Easter Chick Sugar Cookies

Sorry for the delay of posts in the past week — it’s been crazy busy over here! This week is our spring break, and while you might expect me to have...