Monthly Archives: April 2014

I’m taking a short hiatus from my blog. Final exams begin on Monday (nooooo!) and I need a few weeks away from baking. See you all in May with tons of new treats! And because I never like to post without a photo, I give you Gracie and Gus. Their enthusiastic stares were due to […]

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Happy Tax Freedom Day! Tax Freedom Day is, according to Wikipedia, “is the first day of the year in which a nation as a whole has theoretically earned enough income to fund its annual tax burden.” Hurrah! In any case, we are “celebrating” in one of my tax classes today – so I made these […]

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Here’s the Easter idea roundup for 2014! 1. Tuxedo Peeps 2. Easter Egg Cookies 3. Hot Cross Buns 4. Peep Cookies 5. Butterscotch Birds’ Nests 6. Coconut Easter Cupcakes 7. Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcakes 8. Homemade Peanut Butter Eggs 9. The Best Carrot Cake 10. Cadbury Mini Egg Cookies 11. Peep Cupcakes 12. Carrot Cake […]

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You guys didn’t think that I’d let an Easter season go by without making something with Cadbury mini eggs, did you? The glorious Cadbury mini egg is my favorite seasonal candy of all time. I think they are perfect. Absolutely perfect. In past years, I’ve made Cadbury Mini Egg cookies, blondies, birds’ nests, thumbprint cookies, […]

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Here’s the last post of Easter sugar cookies! I wanted to do something simple, traditional, and full of nauseating pastels.  I’m not usually a fan of pastel colors, but let me tell you, after enduring one of the worst winters evahhhhhh I’m am totally embracing all things mint green, lavender, and bubble gum pink this […]

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