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Carrot Cupcakes

Carrot Cupcakes

This is my carrot cupcake recipe. I usually double the below recipe as 12 cupcakes are just not enough to satisfy my coworkers (Especially when I sneak a few myself).

Black Bean “Meatballs”

Black Bean “Meatballs”

Some of you may have figured out by now, but I have decided to be vegetarian again. Its a thing, we go on and off, this time it has been a solid 7 months since the “on” cycle. What can I say? I have a […]

Sugar Cookies (That Keep Their Shape)

Sugar Cookies (That Keep Their Shape)

The most annoying thing is when your sugar cookies fail to keep their shape, this is my go to recipe to prevent that disaster. The key is to refrigerate the cookie, seriously don’t skip that step. Okay now for the recipe. Ingredients 6 cups sifted […]

All Natural Red Velvet Cupcakes

All Natural Red Velvet Cupcakes

This is a natural, no red food dye, red velvet cupcake. I didn’t tell my test subjects (coworkers) that beets were in them and no one knew the wiser 🙂 All Natural Red Velvet Cupcakes Makes approx. 24 cupcakes 2 sticks unsalted butter, softened 1 […]

Strawberry^2 Cupcakes

Strawberry^2 Cupcakes

  Macerated Strawberries 1 carton (16 oz) of strawberries, sliced in half ¼ cup of sugar Mix strawberries and sugar in a container and have them sit in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes, preferably 24 hours. Blend the macerated strawberries Strawberry Cupcakes Ingredients […]

Pistachio Macarons

Pistachio Macarons

Pistachio Macarons (Makes around 25 -30 Macarons) 160g powder sugar 100g ground almonds 60g ground pistachios Green food dye (I use gel) 4 medium egg whites (separate into 2 batches, second batch needs to be aged for 24 hours or 8-10 seconds in the microwave) 160g granulated […]

Forever Alone Cupcakes (Salty Caramel)

Forever Alone Cupcakes (Salty Caramel)

So I asked my co-workers what type of cupcakes would they like for valentines day and one replied facetiously “How about human tears?” Well, I never turn down a challenge so here we are Forever Alone Cupcakes (or a brown sugar cupcake with vanilla buttercream and […]

Triple Chocolate Cupcakes

Triple Chocolate Cupcakes

I had a bad day, so the best way to fix it is through chocolate. Cupcake Ingredients 2-1/2 cups  milk ½ pound of butter, cubed 8 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped 3 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2-2/3 cups all-purpose flour 2 cups sugar 1 teaspoon […]

Champagne Sugar Cookies

Champagne Sugar Cookies

I got some left over champagne so I figured I make some cookies. So I decided to modify my favorite sugar cookie recipe, which I’m sure you’ll see me put up one day, by removing the eggs and adding a cup of champagne. Which 1 makes the […]

Holiday Potluck

Holiday Potluck

Holiday Potluck For my company’s holiday potluck I decided to do some other folks recipes. Mini Steak Sandwiches with Mustard-Horseradish Sauce I made Mini Steak Sandwiches with Mustard-Horseradish Sauce an adaption of a recipe from My Recipes. Beef tenderloin was too pricey for me I […]