So today I parted ways with my first post-college job at Wind Ridge Publishing. I have chosen to take a position with Cloud 9 Caterers and pursue a career in events: a longtime dream of mine. The ladies (and Greg) of Wind Ridge Publishing have not only been there as co-workers, they have been an … Continue reading Lemon Cupcakes with Blueberry Pie Filling and Lemon Buttercream
My brownies are number #90318 on http://www.FoodGawker.com. Exciting! I am loving all of these new food sites that I am learning about. Know of any more? Leave a comment and send them my way! Thanks for reading! Continue reading I made it onto www.FoodGawker.com!
I had the first snowday yesterday since I was in highschool. My boss called me early in the morning to let me know the office was closed. It was so nice – and for just a minute I felt like I used to when I was little. Snowdays. Sigh. Close your eyes and just remember – … Continue reading Triple Chocolate Brownies
It is a rare find to come across a woman that does not appreciate and have a deep affection for Chocolate. Chocolate is like that steadfast friend, always there when you need them. Remember those lonely Valentine’s Days in high school spent at home watching Sleepless in Seattle? Kleenex box in hand and undoubtedly accompanied … Continue reading Flourless Chocolate Cake
You heard right. Maple Bacon cupcakes. Don’t be so quick to turn up your nose at this one. “Maple BACON cupcakes?!” Yes, maple bacon cupcakes. Think about it. You get a side of bacon with your pancakes, inevitably you slather your pancakes with a unhealthy dose of Pure Vermont Maple Syrup (get your Aunt Jemima … Continue reading Maple Bacon Cupcakes
Andrew was working all weekend, so I knew I needed to think of some way to keep myself busy other than cleaning my apartment for the third time this week. I decided to put a cupcake “contest” out on Facebook and Twitter. I asked for people to respond to me with their most creative cupcake … Continue reading Brown Sugar Espresso Cupcakes with Vanilla Malt Frosting
My cousin Kelley came up to visit with Birdy, Banjo and I over the last couple of days. We had a great time talking over some magnum bottles of red and enjoying burgers and beers with friends at the Farmhouse’s new basement parlor – can you tell we’re related? Of course I changed the guestroom … Continue reading Tiramisu Cupcakes