December 2008

marshmallow madness

Homemade marshmallows drizzled with chocolate and sprinkled with toasted almonds and toffee bits. Yum.

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Happy New Year!

I am doing some prep for the party tonight. We have a few folks coming over around 8pm so I’m putting together a few snacky things. My friends usually bring more snacks and drinks so I am trying to keep it simple so we don’t end up with 3 times as much food as we […]

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Inside…

Inside the boxes, I packed 2 types of caramel (the cinnamon ones from round 1 and then I took round 2 and dipped it in chocolate), red velvet cake bon-bons (recipe from Bakerella) and candied citrus peel… A close up of the red velvet cake balls: And the candied citrus peel: For the goodie bags, […]

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The gifty treats

My kitchen was busy last week… pumping out all sorts of goodies made with butter, sugar, and chocolate. I’ve delivered 1 treat pack and plan to deliver 1 more tonight… The treat packs include a little box and a bag: I’ll show you what’s inside after they are all delivered :D … Here’s last year’s […]

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Christmas is coming!

So much left to do… so little time.

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Giddiness

That’s right. Giddiness. I am giddy about filled cupcakes! Well, at least the promise of filled cupcakes. Let me ‘splain… I went to Michaels today. Ah, Michael’s. It’s like a drug and I am a recovering junkie. Combine a love for crafts with a short attention span and a need to do lots of different […]

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I want to try these

Candied Citrus Peel as seen on The Small Object. They look interesting and I bet they are yummy (citrusy, sugary, … ). She also packages them in little wax bags with cute labels. I am inspired. Once I master caramels, I will try these :)

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