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.   Advertisements

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…

Grapefruit bundt cake

Last Wednesday I was watching the show called Greenleaf. On the latest episode Lady Mae made a grapefruit Bundt cake in order to bribe a guest into silence.  Unfortunately no recipe was provided at the end of the episode. So I decided to make my own.  This was made using my standard cake recipe except…

For my little Valentines

I made this for my Sunday school class. This was my first time using Russian piping tips. (More on that later.).