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Baking (mini preview) 0

Baking (mini preview)

I was too tired yesterday to do proper blogging, so I leave you with a photo of posts to come about my holiday baking! These are Snickersnaps – a combination of snickerdoodles and ginger snaps! I saw the idea on...

gears of war birthday cake 4

gears of war birthday cake

It’s birthday time again! Jake’s youngest son, S., is the latest in a lineup of birthdays and he asked for a Gears of War cake this year. This one through me for a loop. See the screenshot: For those that...

Tasty Things in Life: Faux Red Lobster Cheddar Biscuits 8

Tasty Things in Life: Faux Red Lobster Cheddar Biscuits

I have proclaimed my love of Red Lobster Cheddar Biscuits before. I’ve been meaning to try and recreate these forever, but sometimes I’m just really lazy. Last weekend I felt it was my mission to make biscuits. And I did....

tasty things in life: chocolate + hazelnut 4

tasty things in life: chocolate + hazelnut

I love hazelnuts. And I love chocolate. It’d be a safe bet to say that I also love nutella. I recently made some lovely chocolate hazelnut cupcakes for my friend, Stacey, to celebrate her birthday. I cheated a little and...

lazy blogger weekend 3

lazy blogger weekend

I meant to post this stuff yesterday, but I did not do one productive thing all weekend and it was GREAT. Please note that I don’t count cake baking as “productive” but “fun”. When I was at Jake’s this weekend,...

the tasty things in life: blueberry muffins from souplanation 8

the tasty things in life: blueberry muffins from souplanation

I’m going to start doing “short posts” on Wednesdays featuring things that I love! The Tasty Things In Life Here’s my first post: the blueberry muffins from Souplantation! I don’t know what it is about these little gems, but I...

bake sale recap 10

bake sale recap

The bake sale was great fun today! Not only that, but we raised $1750 for the Share Our Strength charity today – wow! It was great to meet other bloggers (who knew there was so many in San Diego) and...

baking for a cause 7

baking for a cause

I finished up my goodies tonight for the Food Blogger Bake Sale (which, in case you forgot, is this Saturday)! Oy, my back hurts a little. I unwrapped many mini reese’s to be stuffed inside of peanut butter cookies. This...

twilight birthday cake & cupcakes 3

twilight birthday cake & cupcakes

I have a confession to make. I love the Twilight series. And I’m in my 30’s. Jake’s daughter, who just turned 11, also loves Twilight. She’s got way more cool Twilight-related things than I do, since I only have the...

Happy Halloween with Zombie Cake 2

Happy Halloween with Zombie Cake

I made this for my work’s Halloween Party on Friday. I won 2nd place for the Halloween food contest. I won a frog slap bracelet. Oohhhh yeah. Happy Halloween!