Monthly Archives: February 2010

Chocolate Souffle, s’il vous plait

For Valentine’s Day, I decided to tackle one of the most difficult desserts: Chocolate souffle. I’d never had a chocolate souffle, or even seen one. I didn’t know what to expect. The only thing I knew about souffles is that … Continue reading

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Last Wednesday, I was lucky enough to FINALLY have a Snow Day! I’ve been waiting desperately all winter for one! It was so nice to have a day to relax. For my (most likely last-ever) Snow Day, my mom made … Continue reading

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Epic Fail: Pucker Up, Buttercup Lemon Angel Food Cake

For a while now, my mom and I have wanted to create a recipe completely from scratch. Without even looking at other, similar recipes. We want to make a legacy recipe – something that will be passed down for generations. … Continue reading

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Cherry Tarts

Last weekend, for the Super Bowl (while I was sugar-intoxicated from eating two boxes of yummy Fiddle Faddle. My kryptonite!), I made my dad cherry tarts. I used my grandma’s recipe for crisco pie crust. For the cherry filling, I … Continue reading

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Celebrate with awesome Cookie Cake!

I have always been a fan of cookie cake. How can you not love the soft, chocolatey cookie and melt-in-your-mouth sugar frosting combination???? Of course, I always feel like I’m in a sugar coma after I have a slice, but … Continue reading

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Birthday Fortune Cookies

For my friend’s super special 18th birthday, I made her humongous homemade fortune cookies. In one of them, I used a lottery ticket (with a $1 bill wrapped safely inside it) as the fortune! After they were molded into semi-fortune … Continue reading

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