January 2009

What’s your flavor?

Full results of the quiz:You’re Rocky Road. You’re dramatic and unpredictable, like biting into a scoop of rocky road ice cream. Like rocky road, you can be a little bit nutty (or a little bit marshmallowy) depending on your mood. Your friends never know what they’re going to get when they hang out with you […]

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Tuiles: My first attempt at being a Daring Baker

Remember I joined the Daring Bakers earlier this month? I was very excited with the anticipation of new challenges. And then the month drew on. And on. And still I had not stopped the cupcake-a-thon to complete my first DB challenge. Then finally, this weekend I decided it was time to “just do it”. Now, […]

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Vote for me!

Guess what? My last minute entry for Iron Cupcake:Earth was accepted and VOTING HAS BEGUN… so get yourself over to No One Puts Cupcake in a Corner and vote for my Zinfully Delicious Cupcake!

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When the going gets tough, the tough bakes cupcakes!

At least, that’s what I decided to do. Work has gone a little sideways this week and today I needed to take a mental break. And I needed some chocolate. So on the drive home this evening, I thought about what I would bake. Not if I would bake, but what I would bake. It […]

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Don’t feel like sharing?

from someecards

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Mark your calendars, y’all

For those of you in the bay area aka Silicon Valley area aka ’round here, the fine people over the hill in Santa Cruz are hosting a Chocolate Festival on Feb 8. Now those are 2 words I like to see together! And it’s just in time for my birthday week. How thoughtful of them. […]

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Get Fit: 2 challenges

I want to be healthy and eat well. And if I can do these things in 10 minutes a day and without spending a lot of money even better! So when I came across these challenges yesterday I thought I’d give them a shot. I’ll be posting occasional updates on my progress here… one hundred […]

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