Thanks to UncommonGoods for sponsoring this fun post. When my dear friend Rhian got married a few years ago, she didn’t want any wedding gifts. Her wedding was an intimate affair on Cape Cod, where we gathered for a simple ceremony and a laid-back reception. But I’ve known her for nearly 20 years, and I […]
At Food Blog Forum at Walt Disney World earlier this month, one of the Disney World chefs decorated a cupcake to look like Sully from Monsters University (and Monsters Inc.) and she made it look so easy — see for yourself! This was so amazing to watch that I decided to capture it on video.
When I reflect on my early days of blogging, I remember struggling with the role of self in blog posts. I was a journalist testing the waters in this completely unfamiliar territory, and I wanted to do it right. Coming from a journalism perspective, it felt unnatural to use “I” in my posts but at […]
Easter is this Sunday. Like, whoa. It seems so early to have Easter arrive, but here it is. And it’s time to start thinking Easter menus. Mine is typically pretty similar year to year — Overnight Creme Brulee French Toast, spiral ham, an egg dish … But the first two are the ones that everyone […]
What will you be digging into this weekend while watching the Grammy’s? Not sure? How about some creamy, sweet, savory Strawberry, Basil and Brie Bruschetta? It’s super fast, super easy and absolutely delicious. It’s one of the recipes in my latest article on allParenting.com — and I would love if you’d check it out. You […]
It’s no secret that I really to dig into a plate of good wings while watching football. They just go together. These crispy baked wings are the perfect game day food — tossed with a sweet-spicy Thai chili sauce that is just heavenly. The flavors and textures come together in a wing-tastic symphony. And on […]
Soo … Whatcha making for dessert on Super Bowl Sunday? This rich, chocolatey cupcake is the perfect dessert for game day — and your beer and chocolate loving guests will be delighted. These babies go fast. Get the recipe for Chocolate Stout Cupcakes with Buttermilk Vanilla Frosting on allParenting.com.
As my husband was leaving for work this morning, he said, “I can’t wait for Sunday.” Cause, as any football fan would attest, Sunday is kind of a big day. It’s the day that the two teams who’ll face each other in the Super Bowl will be decided. And this year? One team from each […]
If not for my lovely editor, Nichole, asking me to create Starbucks Seasonal Latte-Themed cupcakes, I would have never ventured beyond the Pumpkin Spice Latte and the Caramel Brulee Latte. And that would have been a loss for me … But because she did, I met and fell in love with a whole new one […]