Viennese Whirls (The Great British Baking Show Challenge)

Yes… I know I’m waaaayyy behind on these posts. But… I HAVE been baking!! Just haven’t had the time to post. I had some extra time today, so I decided to post a recipe from Episode 2 of GBBS. Viennese Whirls…   If you are not familiar (or don’t watch the show) Viennese Whirls are … More Viennese Whirls (The Great British Baking Show Challenge)

Lemon Drizzle Cake ( The Great British Baking Show Challenge)

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)

Homemade King Cake

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