Posts Tagged ‘nuts’

Iron Cupcake: Summer Berries IV

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

I didn’t think I’d have time for this final entry, but I was at the grocery store the other night and noticed that the raspberries weren’t THAT expensive…and it all went downhill from there.

Get Them Away From Me!

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Sometimes a recipe just comes together with almost no effort, and something that you made to use up an odd ingredient ends up being fabulously tasty. So tasty, in fact, that you have to share the results with as many people as possible, even though you don’t really want to.

Apricot Strudel: Daring Bakers May 2009

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

The May Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Linda of make life sweeter! and Courtney of Coco Cooks. They chose Apple Strudel from the recipe book Kaffeehaus: Exquisite Desserts from the Classic Cafés of Vienna, Budapest and Prague by Rick Rodgers. As you can see, I didn’t make an apple strudel. I had a bunch of [...]

Adorable Failcookies

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Macarons are tricky little buggers.

Scones!

Monday, May 4th, 2009

One of my favorite things about the school I’m going to is their library. It’s a room full of cookbooks. I had a free hour during my tour and very happily spent it there.

The Roses Are Back

Sunday, May 3rd, 2009

As you may have noticed, I have a serious thing for eating flowers. I really like the flavors of certain edible flowers, like lavender and rose. Today I tried a hibiscus drink and it was goooood. That’s going to have to wait until I can get some dried hibiscus online, though. Which I will do. [...]

Neverending Yogurt

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009

Since my re-entry into the world of blogs (that’s right, I kept one on and off in high school and no, you can’t have a link) my way of thinking about my subject (food, duh) has really evolved. Pre-packaged, artificial stuff just doesn’t have a place in my diet or my life anymore. Not when [...]

A Very Squirrely Inside Joke

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

Everyone has a few inside jokes. Something that isn’t funny at all to everyone else is hilarious to you and maybe a childhood friend or two. This is one of mine.

Iron Cupcake Earth: Nuts & Seeds II

Monday, March 23rd, 2009

This is a recipe I’d like to tweak some more, but the ingredients are not terribly easy to come by. However, the flavor pairing I picked is one I really like.

Iron Cupcake Earth: Nuts & Seeds I

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009