Chocolate Espresso Dacquoise

  For this week’s technical challenge (a little GBBO reference for all you fans out there), I decided to commit to trying something I’ve never made before. A dacquoise. Not unlike many of the technical challenges I’ve seen, I’ve had experience with particular elements of the dacquoise, but I’ve never put them all together. To […]

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Ombre Rosette Cake

I’m so late to the posting party on this one – as I made it over a year ago for one of my best friend’s baby shower! Ok, so this friend…she’s one of a kind and she’s been a rock for me over the last couple of years. I’ve been through a lot and she […]

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Pretty In Pink

I hosted a jewelry party for my girlfriends a couple years ago (can’t believe it was a couple years ago, and can’t believe it’s taken me this long to post pictures of some of these baking (mis)adventures)! I made my favorite Devil’s Food cake cupcakes and frosted them with pastel colors ( just a regular […]

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Harry Potter Party

Harry Potter is one of my favorite book series. It hardly matters that the first book was published when I was in my late teens…I was still in that target demographic, right? A close friend of mine simply loves Harry Potter and when it was suggested that we throw her a Harry Potter themed birthday […]

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