Ice Cream: No Machine Required

Hi! If you’re here, you probably want to know how I made all those ice creams (prior to my birthday) with no ice cream maker. Don’t worry, it’s very easy (don’t be scared by the amount of text here, I’m just really wordy when it comes to instructions)! Here are some things to keep in […]


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An Advantage of Being Small

I’ve been acquiring many strange and sometimes useless tools and ingredients along my journey to pastry chef-dom. While I am still without a proper full-sized cake pan, I have a giant cupcake-shaped pan (which to me looks more like a chef’s hat – it’s not the two-piece Wilton one everyone is used to seeing), a […]

Swirlberries, Or How Everything Is Better With Booze In It

I thought I had seen the last of the Meyer lemons for a while, but found some that were a little sad but still perfectly acceptable at Whole Foods the other day. I had no idea what I’d be using them for, but I figured they’d get used somehow. It’s going to be very hard […]