The CPSIA and a plea for action!

January 26, 2009

**An update: Thanks to the thousands and thousands of complaints, the CPSIA will be postponed for a year. Hopefully, during that time, they’ll work out the many, many kinks. :)** I know there aren’t many people who read this blog,

Inauguration Cupcakes

January 21, 2009

I had seen several ideas for inauguration day desserts, but I’m trying not to go to the grocery store this week–just to see if it can be done–so I couldn’t make the flag cake with the berries, or the red,

Chocolate Orange Shortbread

January 16, 2009

I’m a sucker for anything citrus. I really think it is the perfect flavor for all seasons. It tastes fresh and new in the spring, cool and refreshing in the summer, a bright and sparkling spot of sunshine in the

White Chocolate Oatmeal Jumbles

January 8, 2009

I spotted this recipe on the back of a bag of white chocolate chips a few weeks ago and thought, “Hmm. I MUST make those!” So the occasion arose today (lunch for almost 100 twenty-something boys), and the cookies were

2008, We hardly knew ye

January 2, 2009

I can’t believe it is already the second day of a brand new year! I remember this time last year so clearly, it is hard to imagine that a whole year has gone by. I also can’t believe how long

Attention! Attention! GIVE-AWAY!!!

November 20, 2008

THE MAX AND ELLIE GIVE-AWAY WINNER IS…NICOLE RADKE!!! Congrats Nicole. Please let me know which of the two prizes you would like. And to everyone who played our little game–all 8 of you :)–a big, big thank you. If you