Recipe Review: Pumpkin Pie Snickerdoodle Bars

Can we talk pumpkin? Not pumpkin spice, pumpkin, specifically pumpkin pie. How many of you are pumpkin pie lovers, and can’t imagine Thanksgiving without it? Be honest. I’m sure there are some toleraters, and you’re ambivalent about its presence during the holiday. Then, there are the haters. You don’t like it and you don’t understand… Continue reading Recipe Review: Pumpkin Pie Snickerdoodle Bars

Recipe Review: Pumpkin Cake with Chocolate Snickers Ganache

“Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” – Albert Einstein Friends, I did it again. And there’s no one but myself to blame. I chose this dark path, thinking things would be different this time. After all, it started innocently enough. I was simply looking for an original pumpkin dessert. It’s… Continue reading Recipe Review: Pumpkin Cake with Chocolate Snickers Ganache

The Cupcake Battle of Riverside

You may not know it. But there’s a battle brewing in Riverside, California. It’s a battle of taste, creativity, and marketing. It’s a cupcake war. Ground zero is Downtown, at the intersection of Main and 6th Street. A leisurely two-minute walk separates the shops. To the west, is the established Casey’s Cupcakes. Their Cupcake Wars Winner… Continue reading The Cupcake Battle of Riverside