Posted in May 2014

Memorial Day Dessert

Memorial Day Dessert

I’ve recently been on a dessert kick — chocolate covered oreos, macarons, cupcakes, and now yesterday’s adventure of chocolate cake covered in patriotic colors for Memorial Day.  The cake recipe really isn’t the highlight of this post, but instead the icing technique I used.  Using red, white and blue buttercream icing I tried out the … Continue reading

The Little Red Wagon Herb Garden

The Little Red Wagon Herb Garden

I’m not a gardener, although I would love to be one.  I’ve planted flowers and some plants; basil and tomatoes are the only edibles I’ve tried.  Sadly, I have never had success with tomatoes except for one year out of four years trying.  I was most successful before I had kids that like to pull … Continue reading