German Chocolate Cake: A Special Birthday Gift For James

German Chocolate Cake: A Special Birthday Gift For James

James’ Birthday Cake My hairdresser, James, lost his mother in 2009, every year for his birthday she would bake him a German Chocolate Cake. A friend of his was given the recipe and has taken on that responsibility of baking his birthday cake. Sydney and I asked...
Framboise Mousse Cake

Framboise Mousse Cake

Sydney and I were trying to challenge ourselves with a dessert we had never made before. I recently purchased these amazing pans and a few books about working with these pans. We thumbed through the book and both us fell in love with ” bergamotier,” We...
Mini Chocolate Rum Caramel Cups

Mini Chocolate Rum Caramel Cups

A few nights past I had a chocolate cup graving so desperately, if I didn’t know better I would have thought I was pregnant. Since that is physically impossible I begged Sydney to help me create Β a coupe dozen. It wasn’t that hard to convince her since she...
Winter Wonderland of Snowflake Petit Fours

Winter Wonderland of Snowflake Petit Fours

I was contacted by a panicked client, who over the years has become a good friend (RG), she had volunteered to bring holiday treats to her son’s third grade class party. This phone call was initiated late Saturday evening and Β the party is this Thursday; as my...
HALLOWEEN TREATS NO TRICKS

HALLOWEEN TREATS NO TRICKS

I just love Halloween; and why not? Β What other time can you knock on a door and be treated with a sweet goody? Of course it really is not as safe as it was when I was little, in fact Sydney only ever “trick or treated” with friends in our neighborhood or...