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
I submitted a photo of my maple bacon cupcakes, and the folks from FPD chose it for their photo of the day for February 3rd, 2011. Head over to check them out: http://www.FoodPornDaily.com Continue reading I made it onto www.FoodPornDaily.com!
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
I hope everyone spent time over the holidays enjoying the company of family, the roar of laughter, the tingle of red wine, the chill of winter, and the satisfaction of giving (…receiving) the perfect gift. I know I did. With all of that enjoying going on, I completely forgot to acknowledge the guilt of Christmas … Continue reading Hot Chocolate Cupcakes with Peppermint Cream Filling and Toasted Marshmallow Frosting
A co-worker of mine has a birthday coming up this week. The lovely ladies of my office asked me to bake a little somethin’-somethin’ to celebrate the occasion. Don’t have to ask me twice. I wanted to try something new, yet classic. I decided on Red Velvet cupcakes. This idea had stuck in my head … Continue reading Red Velvet Cucakes with Cream Cheese Frosting