Tag Archives: Holidays

Happy Pi Day!

This year’s occurrence of the geeky new tradition, Pi Day, coincided with a rare snow day in the Northeastern U.S. and I had an unlikely opportunity to throw myself into a little baking to celebrate. Cherry Pi’s – As individual, … Continue reading

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Deep Fried Broccoli – Shockingly Good

OK, so maybe this is where the “eight crazy nights” part makes sense. How could something be quick, easy, simple and taste awesome? As I was experimenting with deep frying things, I made a discovery that rocked my little world: … Continue reading

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Fun with Won Ton Wrappers

OK, this Hanukah I challenged myself to park the deep fat fryer on my counter and produce *something* fried every day for a week. Much to everyone’s disappointment, donuts/sufganiyot never materialized (that was before my weak aspirations regarding yeasted things … Continue reading

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Roll Call!

Let me tell you, I had so much fun making these guys! This was my final round of gingerbread for the 2014 holidays. This time I bothered to use an actual royal icing recipe and I just loved the way … Continue reading

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Getting to Piping – 2014 Gingerbread, 2nd Pass

I finally embraced my pastry bag and got to piping and learning how to properly flood a cookie.    

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