It was only inevitable that at some point I create a baked good with a Star Wars theme. Letâ€™s face it. Star Wars is to the internet as the KardashiansÂ are to celebrity gossip magazines. Or the Yankees are to baseball. Tim Tebow is to ESPN coverage.Â Politicians are to adulterous affairs. Frantic women to DVRâ€™ing […]Continue Reading →
If you have beenÂ reading my blog for a year now (good work), then you know that I grew up celebrating Christmukkah.
In other words, my family was hypotheticallyÂ Cashew. Catholic AND Jewish. Each parent taught us a little about each of their respective culture and traditions.
That’s right, I received more gifts than you. […]Continue Reading →
The aspect of football season that excites me so much (besides football itself, of course) is the ability to make food that has meat, cheese, carbs, or is in dip form. All of my guilty pleasures. Oh yes, and beer of course.
It’s a plethora of snack food and comfort dishes thrown onto a […]Continue Reading →
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â You know those window pane cookies? Or ornament cookies? It’s a sugar cookie, with a hole in the center. Inside the hole is melted candy, making it look like colored glass.
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â I remember discovering them for the first time in one of my mother’s awesomelyÂ 80’s cookbooks. It was a holiday cookie book. Since we […]Continue Reading →
I have an affinity for food that is made to look like something else. I’ve dreamt of making a realistic edible spider. Like, veryÂ realistic. I would throw it at someone and scare the bejeezus out of them. Then I would laugh hysterically,Â perch my fist on my waist and say, “Look at you, how ridiculous. […]Continue Reading →