Ok… So here we go!! First day of my GBBS Challenge!!! Last weeks episode of GBBS bakes included: Signature bake: Drizzle Cake Technical bake: Jaffa Cakes Showstopper: Mirror Glaze Cake Admittedly, I went super simple for the first challenge… I wanted to do the Jaffa Cake but realized I didn’t have enough gelatin, so … More Lemon Drizzle Cake ( The Great British Baking Show Challenge)
If you’ve been following my blog since I started it last year, you know that one of my favorite shows in life is The Great British Baking Show ( aka The Great British Bake Off, still not sure why there’s 2 different names but that ‘s neither here nor there)!!! I LOVE this show. It’s … More ‘The Great British Baking Show’ Challenge!
WOW!!! Has it really been that long since I’ve last posted?? CRAZY!!! Well, I’m back in a new season with a new recipe!!! *insert praise hands emoji* It’s late spring now… and now it FINALLY feels like summer is approaching. Up until a few days ago it’s been feeling like early April instead of June! … More Sugar Cookie Cherry Pie
Even though you wouldn’t know it here on the east coast… IT’S THE FIRST DAY OF SPRING!!! That means it’s time to break out your pastels and flower prints!!! Ok… well maybe not yet… there’s still snow on the ground here. But we can at least start baking like the weather is warmer!! So… yesterday … More Funfetti Cake Batter Cookies!!!!
Ahhhhh February!!! The month of brutally cold weather (except this year has been unseasonably warm most places), Valentine’s Day and if you live down south… MARDI GRAS!! Being from Louisiana, I grew up celebrating Mardi Gras. There are parades, masquerade balls, beads, Doubloons, masks and feathered costumes!!! There is also, of course, the food. Which … More Homemade King Cake
If you have been reading my blog for a while, you know that I ADORE my southern roots! I may have moved to NYC YEARS ago and now live in New Jersey, but my heart will always belong to my home state and the south. For me, there’s nothing better than collard greens, cornbread or … More Quick and Easy Drop Buttermilk Biscuits
Well… Here we are! All fresh from holiday break!!! This Christmas season came and went so quickly!! It was here, then gone. In a blink of an eye! Needless to say, I’m a little down about it. The entire month of December is my favorite part of the year. Everything is so colorful and lively! … More Brown Sugar and Pecan Oatmeal Cookies