My coworker M wanted Guinness cupcakes for her birthday. After doing some searching through the interwebs & Pinterest, I gathered a few ideas and added my own to come up with a delectable cupcake. These cupcakes have booze in every layer, but it is not overpowering. Since we really don't drink around here, I had to … Continue reading Happy Birthday, M! Irish Booze Cakes
I love Paris! As many times as I have gone, I can't seem to get enough of it. I have a couple of tips for making your visit a little less stressful. Everyone wants a lovely picture in front of the Eiffel Tower. Do you see that lawn in the picture above? You can take … Continue reading Visiting the Eiffel Tower
This New Year's I decided to make Mochi. I did not make it to add to broth, but as a delicious candy. This is the second time I made it. The first time, I steamed them on the stove with homemade cranberry sauce inside. Those instructions will come later. This time, I tried the … Continue reading mmmmmm…. Mochi
A friend of mine asked me to make cupcakes for a baby shower she was hosting. I love to make cupcakes, so I said yes. The order was for 2 dozen cupcakes, themed for a baby girl. Living in Germany can present some challenges. Cupcakes are not quite as a big deal here as they … Continue reading Baby Shower Cupcakes
I'm able to see what searches lead people to my blog. One of the recent ones was, "keep a shirt tucked in". Really? All of my exciting things that I can/could talk about and a shirt is what brings your here. Okay, great! Let's work with that.... Let's think about why a shirt won't stay … Continue reading How to keep a shirt tucked in?