Recipe: Grapefruit Bundt Cake

Ingredients (should be at room temperature) 1 cup softened butter 2 cups sugar 3 cups flour 4 eggs 2 tsp of baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1 cup fresh grapefruit juice Zest of 1 grapefruit Directions: Pre-heat the oven to 350 F.  Prepare the bundt pan by generously spraying with the Pam baking spray (the…

July 2017 Birthdays 

Last year I didn’t make the July birthday cake for my office. One of the paralegals (who shall remain nameless) wanted to buy a cake from Gallos bakery.  I was not happy.  The one secretary makes cakes for everyone in the office from scratch and someone was going to get her a “bought” cake.  That…

Red, White, and Blue bundt

In honor of Memorial Day. In case you were wondering, I got the star bundt pan from Williams Sonoma. The cake was Grapefruit pound cake.

Chocolate Madeleines

These are chocolate Madeleines dipped in dark chocolate espresso ganache with cacao nibs.  They were decadent.  My mom had never had madeleines before.  

Rumors of my demise…

I just realized how many months it has been since I updated this blog.  It’s been far too long! I haven’t really gotten to do a lot of baking lately because my work schedule has been beyond hectic. In case you are wondering, I am an attorney- a trial attorney.  I’ve been trying cases pretty…