Tag: baking

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successful bake sale ideas~

Bake sales are a lot of fun! Whenever my company or office had a bake sale, you could always count on me to bring something. One particular year, I committed to the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer. Little did I know that I had to raise $1,800 in order to participate in the walk. I thought that there was NO way I would be … Read More successful bake sale ideas~

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Gender Reveal Party ~ Baby Medina

Even before my pregnancy, I knew that I wanted to have a Gender Reveal Party.  It seems to be an increasingly popular trend these days, and a new wrinkle to the traditional baby shower. In addition to celebrating the forthcoming child, you the get the added bonus of learning the gender of your child with family and friends (usually in some type of creative way). For … Read More Gender Reveal Party ~ Baby Medina

delicious red velvet cupcakes

  Whenever I visit Washington DC, I crave cupcakes (particularly the red velvet) from Georgetown Cupcakes. I still remember my first bite; I fell in love. The cake mix was so moist, the frosting was light and airy, and was not cloyingly sweet. It was perfect! I instantly realized why their cupcakes were such a hit and why people were routinely waiting several minutes … Read More delicious red velvet cupcakes

hearty chicken pot pie

The smell of the crisp cool air and warm colors of the tree foliage could only mean one thing, chicken pot pie (okay it could mean more than one thing!). It is time to make chicken pot pie. Well, I can make it anytime, but every time I bake these.. It is always a reminder of how delicious it would be during a cold … Read More hearty chicken pot pie

oatmeal cookies delight

I have always been a fan of oatmeal cookies. But baking them, on the other hand, is something that I tend to avoid. Last week, I was craving for a cookie dessert. I flipped through my various recipe books… Julia Child, Wolfgang Puck, Belinda’s collection of recipes, but after some deliberation, I decided on Ina Garten’s Raisin Pecan Oatmeal cookie. I had pretty much … Read More oatmeal cookies delight

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