Passion Fruit Shortbread

I recently found Williams-Sonoma Ground Tahitian Vanilla Bean and I just had to have it. I mean, some girls see a pair of shoes, an outfit or a purse and have to have it. Not me. Nope. You show me some good food items or new kitchen gadget though and I will ooh and ahh with the best of them. I … Continue reading

Wilton Tour at BlogHer ’13

I wanted to take this chance to talk about my Wilton tour in more detail. For those of you unfamiliar with Wilton, they are a company that has been around since 1929. They now teach people all over the world how to decorate cakes, cupcakes and other sweet treats. They also manufacture many baking, … Continue reading

BlogHer’13 and Some Cannolis

As I was getting everything ready to type up this post this morning I had to stop and take my husband and oldest to the train so they could head downtown for work/internship. As we head outside to leave I am leading the pack and immediately step on something (That no doubt was left outside on the … Continue reading

Cinnamon Streusel Pound Cake

Every cook and baker whether they be an amateur or professional has had moments of great success and moments of utter failure when developing a new recipe. Sometimes you work on something and it turns out better than you could have imagined. Other times you want to kick yourself for wasting … Continue reading