Archive for June, 2009

Friendly Cakes

Monday, June 8th, 2009

Apparently, today was BFF Day. I guess it was kinda Twitter-y, but I actually coincidentally was spending the day with my BFF. So I made her cakes.

Unexpected Results

Sunday, June 7th, 2009

If you read this blog regularly or follow me on Twitter or really know anything about me, you know that I loooove edible flowers. That said, I went NUTS when I started seeing people using a flower I’d never knowingly had before.

Coconut & Lime

Saturday, June 6th, 2009

I really love making madeleines. They’re absolutely adorable all tiny and scallopy from my mini madeleine pan. I was extra excited when I got my coconut oil from Tropical Traditions because it would be a perfect addition to madeleines, I figured.

Cheery Cherry

Friday, June 5th, 2009

I’m a total sucker for summer fruits, even if they’re not exactly perfect yet and still a little overpriced, so when I found myself with an extra few pounds of cherries after stopping by the grocery store the other day, I decided it was jammin’ time!

Iron Cupcake: Summer Berries I

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

June is my birth month and I have a deep love for all things sweet and summery, so I was super thrilled to find out that this month’s Iron Cupcake theme is Summer Berries! There are four main summer berries that come to mind (strawberry, blueberry, raspberry and blackberry) and I’ve planned a cupcake for [...]

A la Mode

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

After I made rhubarb pie, along with what I considered to be a very disappointing attempt at a fruity ice cream (though it went very well with the pie), I got to thinking what other ice cream flavors would be nice with rhubarb pie. Strawberry ice cream is the obvious answer, but when have I [...]