Ah! It's been far too long. I'm sorry! The sad thing is, I've been baking up a storm but just have had no time to post anything! A week after ACK, I made special cake pops for a friend's bridal shower - the pops for ACK were my test run, and they passed! Her shower was… Continue reading Very delayed post! Cake Pops and Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake
It's wedding season! This past weekend I had a bachelorette party for one of my oldest friends (think U6 soccer). Her twin sister's in-laws have a house on Nantucket and they were gracious enough to let us use it for a long weekend. For those of you who have never been, it's one of the most beautiful, peaceful,… Continue reading Bachelorette Mint & White Cake Pops!
I'm way behind. I posted a teaser on Facebook a week ago about this. Last week completely ran away from me! Anyway, believe me when I say that the wait is worth it for this baby. As I mentioned on FB, I bought some delicious looking strawberries and rhubarb at the store last weekend. One… Continue reading Gooey Strawberry Rhubarb Pie-Crisp Hybrid
I coach a youth lacrosse team from my hometown. This is my 5th year doing it and I have a love-hate relationship with it; about 75:25. I love teaching them something and then seeing them do it on the field successfully. I love when they're excited to play, when they score a goal, when they… Continue reading Memorial Day Whoopie Pies: 4 Ways
It's finally spring in New England! This weekend was beautiful. The windows were open in all the restaurants and we just sat at a table and enjoyed the people-watching in the city on Saturday. Sunday was just as nice and spent the afternoon at my parents', sharing lobsters (on sale!) and fresh corn. Is there… Continue reading Brown Butter Oatmeal Cookies
Yesterday was Mother's Day. Did you remember a card? Did you remember to call? I'm fortunate to live very close to my parents so we went to their house for a Mother's Day cookout with my siblings. I was in Long Island all weekend to be a bridesmaid in one of my best friend's wedding. It was so… Continue reading Sweet Mother’s Day Desserts
I've been thinking about what to bake for my first post. My go-to chocolate chip cookies? Cute little petit fours (I've been dying to try)? Gooey cinnamon swirl bread? The possibilities are pretty much endless. My husband, Tyler, has a "little brother" through Big Brother BigSister and it just happened to be his birthday last… Continue reading My first post…and birthday cake!