Category Archives: Recipes

Elvis Cupcakes: Banana cake with chocolate ganache, peanut butter icing, bacon and caramelized bananas

**UPDATE: Please note that I have recently learned that Disco Dust is now being considered non-toxic but not edible and should only be used on decorations that will be removed and not consumed. In the case of these cupcakes, you … Continue reading

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Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe EVER! Thank you Jacques Torres!

I have been meaning to share this recipe with you all since last fall but it got pushed to the back of my mind behind the thousands of other ideas that keep me awake at nights. When I read that … Continue reading

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How To Make an Argyle Design on Cake

Yesterday I shared with you the mustache themed baby shower cake I made over the weekend. Today I am going to share a tutorial on how to make the argyle pattern I put on the bottom cake. There is also … Continue reading

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Christmas Fireplace Cookies

**UPDATE: Please note that I have recently learned that Disco Dust (which was used on the stockings) is now being considered non-toxic but not edible and should only be used on decorations that will be removed and not consumed. This … Continue reading

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A Taste of Heaven in a Jar : Homemade Caramel Sauce

Fall brings with it many flavors that I love; pumpkin, maple, cinnamon, ginger…. But the flavor that I love the most is caramel. Caramel is the perfect addition to so many things from cakes to apples to ice cream. I … Continue reading

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