Category Archives: Macaron

Sharing the love: popped corn

My sister-in-law, Shara, loves popcorn. She is committed to popcorn. She has popcorn specific bowls of multiple sizes and hues. As a birthday gift a friend gave her a package of those old-school popcorn boxes, which she will use… may be even … Continue reading

Posted in Buttercream, Caramel, Cookies, Macaron, Popcorn, Recipes | 4 Comments

mmmmm…. pictures

As you are all aware, I am better with the oven than I am with the camera. My food photos are amatuer at best, but I do try. A while back, my friend Justina and her beautiful daughter came by my place … Continue reading

Posted in Buttercream, Macaron, Mint, Peppermint, Recipes | 2 Comments

a little sweet cream for a birthday

I made cappuccino squares a couple of weeks ago: a thin chocolate cake base, a chocolate – espresso mousse, topped off with a sweetened whipped cream sprinkled with cinnamon. I took them over to our usual Friday night hang out, our … Continue reading

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Cinnamon and brown sugar and everything nice

“Sugar and spice and everything nice, that’s what little girls are made of.” I love this little rhyme, it is so darling. I probably extra love it because I am a girl and like to think about all the nice things I … Continue reading

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the peanut to my butter

As a resolution, this year I wanted to learn to make the elusive macaron. I procrastinated with excuses like: “I don’t have a proper kitchen scale” and “I should probably read about them again.” I was a macaron wimp. When … Continue reading

Posted in Chocolate, Cookies, Macaron, Peanut | 3 Comments