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The Mac and Cheese that Wasn’t

The first time I had this dish, I was incredibly disappointed… Many years ago, someone brought a “mac and cheese” to our house. The anticipation of creamy, cheesy goodness welled in my palate, but then I lifted the foil wrapped … Continue reading

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Hiatus

I’ve been busy, honest! Life has definitely intervened to keep me from composing well thought-out and manicured blog posts. As a compromise, I’ve been (and will continue to be) active on Instagram and Facebook. I might just be, also, picking … Continue reading

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Desperation + Inspiration

F@&% it. I’ll just make brownies. It was getting late in the evening, the night before I’d committed to “bake something” (well, yeah…) for a little brunch with friends the next day. I can’t well recall what had kept me … Continue reading

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Fireworks Cake

I got a “special request” from my cousin for this cool thing she saw online: http://bit.ly/1KllTAq My heart sank at first – I like things way more challenging than this – but I decided to give it  a go, with a … Continue reading

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Something Like a Recipe for My Favorite Eggs

After writing about my absolutely most favorite eggs, I got a request for a recipe. I don’t use a recipe, but I can share some notes here. I typically scale the quantities up or down depending on how many people … Continue reading

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Teacher Appreciation Cake

A quick, relatively simple project for teacher appreciation. I added the white fondant coating mostly because I had some extra sitting around and because I wanted to use the new butter cream frosting recipe I came upon recently, which can’t … Continue reading

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Chronicalling my journey in pastry…

I’ve just started this blog to help document the areas of pastry design and decoration I’ve explored and plan to keep exploring.

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