CHOCOLATE RASPBERRY CHEESECAKE

god damn I love a birthday cake & I ESPECIALLY love a birthday cake when the recipient is not only one of my best friends…but a friend with FANTASTIC TASTE Aislinn has become my resident taste tester, brownie eater, buttercream judge, & all around kitchen side kick so for HER birthday I knew she wouldn’t disappoint me *cough* *cough* Mats with her cake request this year last year I did a…

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Getting Ready for Spring

Spring has officially sprung (which really doesn’t mean anything,) but I’m using it as an excuse to get my life together. I may or may not   have been slacking on my skincare this winter… Half because I can hide my body under sweats and leggings… & half because living with your boyfriend means the illusion that you’re hairless and never burp shattered a loooong time ago. Romance. So when eos…

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Mocha Chocolate Cake

It’s no secret that my favorite thing to bake is birthday cakes. Not only can I be extra as fuck and nobody judges me because I’m just *such a good friend* – but it also gives me a chance to be creative in the kitchen. Coming up with a friend’s birthday cake starts with the typical CSI level interrogation as I prod them with questions and “this or that” trying…

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Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pink Velvet Cupcakes

          PINK VELVET CUPCAKES Makes 24 cupcakes 1 cup butter (soft) 1 & 1/4 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 teaspoons vanilla 2 & 1/2 cup flour 1 & 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1  teaspoons baking soda 1/4  teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk Pink gel food coloring (until desired color)   CREAM CHEESE FROSTING 8 oz cream cheese (soft) 1/4 cup butter (soft) 3 cups powdered sugar…

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Snowball Cookies

We’re currently in that weird limbo between Christmas & New Years where we still still sleep in past lunch time & sugar is a main food group & kale is just a slogan on a t-shirt. I love this time of year To stay in the spirt of the last days of 2017- I thought we’d celebrate how terrible of a year it was, by treating our body terribly with…

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