Posts Tagged ‘chocolate’

Iron Cupcake: Passion

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

This month’s theme for Iron Cupcake: Earth is passion. Obviously, this is a Valentine’s thing. So I made these on Valentines Day.

Iron Cupcake: Winter Warm Up

Monday, January 18th, 2010

I’m back out of my on-again-off-again hiatus to give you a little something I whipped up for this month’s Iron Cupcake.

Daring Bakers December 2009: Home for the Holidays

Saturday, December 26th, 2009

So! I still haven’t found the time or energy to really get a coherent blog post together (and the majority of my holiday goodies have been failing MISERABLY) and things aren’t looking good for January either (can you say nearly a month of exams and multi-day projects?) but the other bakers are a-posting. Since I’m [...]

A Very Tasty Date

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

One thing I don’t really bake often is quickbread. I generally wait until I have some bananas or zucchini or something to use up before I start pouring things into loaf pans. And then – even if the results are REALLY good – I don’t bother sharing because they don’t photograph that well and I, [...]

Daring Bakers October 2009 – Macarons

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

The 2009 October Daring Bakers’ challenge was brought to us by Ami S. She chose macarons from Claudia Fleming’s The Last Course: The Desserts of Gramercy Tavern as the challenge recipe.

Iron Cupcake: Music II

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

“In a prehistoric dried up lake A million years after the last earthquake There lived a little girl who loved to bake The only thing she made was cake and all she used was salt That’s all she had, it’s not her fault Saline the Salt Lake Queen” – Rasputina This was the first idea [...]

Iron Cupcake: Music I

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

“But you are, my love, the astronaut Flying in the face of science I would gladly stay an afterthought Just bring back some nice reminders”

Pumpkin Cupcakes, Part 2

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

These might look a little familiar to anyone who has bothered to read ALL the way back on this blog…back to when the pictures were horrible instead of slightly-less-than-horrible…

Post-Season

Friday, October 9th, 2009

Is ice cream season over? Does ice cream ever really go out of season? I hope not.

Chewy Inspiration

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

Like most people who are strangely addicted to making up recipes and experimenting in the kitchen, I occasionally get hit hard by inspiration.  So hard that an idea doesn’t even make it into my notebook.