How to tell your neighbor you’re sorry you crashed their car….

…Make him the chocolate cake recipe that comes with your fabulous Kitchenaid stand mixer: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/3 cups sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup shortening 1 cup low-fat milk 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 eggs 2 squares (1 oz each) unsweetened chocolate, melted Chocolate Cake Combine dry […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough CAKE. Enough said.

So terribly sorry it took me so long to post…I’ve spent the last two weeks making this cake!! (kidding, but seriously…it felt like it took 2 weeks) Last weekend my dad turned the big 6-0 (He’d kill me for telling you all that) and my family threw him a huge surprise party. He’s a sneaky […]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie PIE: A new Thanksgiving favorite

Happy (late) Thanksgiving to all! As I said in my previous post, I didn’t have exciting Thanksgiving plans: my family made last minute travel plans to go to Paris over thanksgiving, I was scheduled to work Black Friday and I’ve been “on call” all week for the emergency phone line for my job. Needless to […]

It’s almost that time of year…

…it’s almost time for CHRISTMAS COOKIES! I know I’m getting a little ahead of myself here, but I do not have an exciting Thanksgiving week so I’m already looking forward to holiday baking season. Plus I’ve wanted to get my first baking/cooking post out of the way and give it a whirl! I thought I’d […]