Tag: dessert

Great Eats, Product Reviews

A fashionably sweet life with Sugar Babies’ couture desserts

I am mentally kicking myself right now for being way behind on my backlogs. I’ve been meaning to write about this box of desserts I received from Sugar Babies Desserts Unlimited since my brothers and I consumed it in a flash. I think people know by now how much I love receiving samples from up-and-coming pastry …

Baking Recipes, Cookies, Reinventions of classics

A moment for Boston, and the world while we’re at it

There was a time when I aspired to run a marathon in Boston. It was around the time I had just begun to gain confidence in my ability to go the distance in my running. Despite all the splinters and the post-run sores, running gave me such a wonderful release. I would be on an …

Baking Recipes, From the books, Layer cakes, Lemon Obsession

Lemon cakes and well wishes

It was an incredibly dreary day when I made this, and yet I could not allow it to permeate the purpose of this cake. The summer weather has been odd, abruptly throwing rain in the middle of heat waves whenever it felt like it, like a child throwing a tantrum, or maybe a person splashing …

Baking Recipes, Colours of the rainbow, Cookies

Red Velvet Valentine Crinkles + Happy Hearts Day to all!

Probably the only thing I really think about when someone says the word Valentine’s is that it’s an amazing opportunity to get creative with the things that come out of your oven. And it’s not because I’m some bitter heartbroken man-hating spinster or anything, it’s just that I think it’s not a particularly special event. …