Recipe Review: Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies

Life is full of ups and downs, changes and uncertainties. But what do you cling to when it’s too much at once? Your partner? Family, friends, faith? Perhaps it’s all the above and a little of something familiar. At least that’s what I do. Rather than seek the adventure of an unknown cupcakery, I wanted something I… Continue reading Recipe Review: Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookie Cupcakes

My friends, I must confess. While it’s been a tasty month of pastries, cookies, baking, and ice cream, I’ve become laxed in my frosting fanaticism. So for my latest mission, I resolved to find a special cupcake to make up for lost time. Of course, such a cupcake wasn’t the sort of thing to leave to chance. Thus,… Continue reading White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookie Cupcakes

Sugarbird Sugar High

Do you trust that everything happens for a reason? I believe this is true, whether I understand or not. Though I do confess sometimes the timing is hard to accept. Such was my quandary the other day. I had set forth on a dessert mission to Redlands, California. Upon reaching my destination, I learned the online menu I previewed… Continue reading Sugarbird Sugar High