Christmas Is Coming.. With A Giveaway!

Nov 29th, 2013 by Gemma | 2

Thanksgiving has come and gone and December is waiting to pounce upon us, that means our days are filled with the scent of peppermint, eggnog and gingerbread. We love it and especially love this cold weather we’ve been having, we hope it stays around for a while longer! As you saw a sneak peek of […]

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Devils Food Cupcakes

Jul 20th, 2011 by Gemma | Comments Off on Devils Food Cupcakes

It’s hotter than hell down here in Texas at the moment, making a devil’s food cake more than appropriate. Maybe I can bribe the heat with the cupcakes to go away and not return! Sadly I can’t claim this recipe as my own, I made no changes (excepting making cupcakes rather than one big cake […]

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Chocolate Pecan Fudge

Apr 25th, 2011 by Gemma | Comments Off on Chocolate Pecan Fudge

It didn’t take me long to get round to a second attempt at fudge did it? I decided to start my adventures with “proper” fudge with a favourite flavour, chocolate.. with a few pecans added for good measure. Fudge comes under the category of crystallised  candy, the sugar has to be cooled and then beaten […]

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Orange Creamsicle Fudge

Apr 13th, 2011 by Gemma | Comments Off on Orange Creamsicle Fudge

One day, a fair while ago, we were walking around Whole Foods with friends.I can’t speak for all WF stores, but ours (being the flagship and all) had a pretty impressive confectionery counter. Fudge, chocolates, truffles, bark etc. It’s fun to look and see what they have. On this instance they had orange creamsicle fudge. […]

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Four Birthdays

Jul 27th, 2009 by Gemma | Comments Off on Four Birthdays

July saw four friends sharing a birthday party. We wanted a cake that would give each person a cake at least partially tailored to them, while coming together into one presentation. We briefly considered a tiered cake, with each person getting a tier each, but put that idea to the side after deciding that it […]

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