It’s my favorite month of the year! May is my birthday month and this year I’m definitely celebrating all month long. I’m making up for last year’s secluded celebration. I definitely enjoyed myself last year but I wanted to go over the top this year because that’s my business (in my Tabitha Brown voice). ThisContinue reading “Emerald Birthday Gemstones”
I promise you’ll forget all about celebrating with traditional cake after eating these.
It’s May and Mother’s Day is steadily approaching. I am super excited because May is also my birthday month. Not only do I plan to celebrate my birthday all month long, but I’m also taking my first international trip since COVID. I, of course, am taking all the necessary safety precautions and am fully vaccinated.Continue reading “Hummingbird Cupcakes”
These madeleines are soft, delicate and lemony with a delicious white chocolate almond surprise in the center.
I don’t know about you, but this has been a rough week for me. The continual display of senseless harassment and killings of my brothers and sisters has placed another gray cloud over this Spring. The saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” Well I think our people have definitely waited long enough to receiveContinue reading “Sock-it-to-Me Cake”
Here we are in another month of the year still battling pandemia, a term I made up for this continued pandemic nonsense. As a healthcare professional, I’m in no means down playing the importance of safety and health during this quarantine. I’m just over continuing sacrifice and follow guidelines while others act as though theyContinue reading “Happy Resurrection Sunday!”
Here we are in our second annual quarantine Resurrection Sunday. Last year I honestly kept my pajamas on and enjoyed virtual service from the comfort of my couch. Although this year again I will still not able to attend church services in person, I decided to at least dress up. I bought this gingham jumpsuitContinue reading “DIY and OOTD: Easter Sunday 2021”
I’m not sure why but most of my dessert ideas come to me at night. Maybe its the fact that my wildest fantasies are food focused. (Greedy girl at heart). One eventful evening I had an idea about combining carrot cake and bread pudding. I woke up thinking “why have I never thought ofContinue reading “Carrot Cake Bread Pudding with Cream Cheese Whiskey Glaze”
This year I decided to go all the way off for Palm Sunday. I’m serving green, legs and ham for breakfast.
This cake was made with my Chicago memories in mind. This rich chocolate cake reminds me of those delicious chocolate cake shakes from Portillos.