My first paid order

A few weeks ago I was commissioned by a friend to bake a batch of cupcakes for a birthday present. I’ve never been paid for my cakes before and normally I wouldn’t take money from…

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Snickerdoodles :))

I’ve always wondered why snickerdoodles are called snickerdoodles. They’re nothing like a good old Snickers and I feel they’re too big to justify the name doodle. Regardless, these little gems are up there in my…

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Girl dates are the best dates

Who here hasn’t seen Twilight? I’m guessing most people with girly parts under the age of 35 have had the pleasure of witnessing this romantic re-envisioning of the classic vampire tale. Strangely, two of my…

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Sweet Melissa Sunday: Peanut Butter Cookies

I never really understood people that don’t like peanut butter, much like those who don’t like cheese. I don’t think they’re to be trusted, how can you not adore peanut butter. So salty, yet so…

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Stolen food always tastes better

A few weeks ago both Kris and I both found ourselves with a rare day off, together, at the same time! Normally our days off are filled weeks in advance by our high maintenance (in…

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