So my BFF and I are doing a cupcake sale this Halloween. We’ve been talking about it for weeks, but I finally (FINALLY) got the test cakes done yesterday. You guys. My feelings for Halloween are TOO STRONG anyway, but this is out of control. I love these cupcakes!! I’ll be posting an update about… Continue reading Something Wicked This Way Comes
Wetting down- who knew that was a thing?! Apparently it’s the nickname for Navy promotion ceremonies stemming from the tradition that the promotee treats his unit to a round of drinks until the tab equals the amount of his pay raise. What a world. I went to a wetting-down that was quite a bit different… Continue reading Stephen’s Wetting Down
You guys. Why do I even have a blog? I put some stuff on instagram- that’s something, right? (makersgottamakewhitney or https://www.instagram.com/makersgottamakewhitney/ btw) I need to set some goals. I have a fun princess cake order coming up, I’m really trying to rally the troops so that I can get some video footage of it and… Continue reading Neglected. So, so neglected.
You guys. Why did I even do that? The Easter cakes were a success- more so than I had planned for. The comments on my Facebook post went a little crazy and I ended up making 14 cakes 14 CAKES For those of you who don’t make cakes, that seems like a pretty small number.… Continue reading The Easter Aftermath (and how DOES that bunny get in there?!)
Last week, I did something I don’t usually do. I hopped on a kitchen gadget bandwagon. Now that’s not to say that I don’t have kitchen gadgets- I do, but they are always something that I KNOW I will use. My immersion blender and panini press are VITAL TO MY EXISTENCE, YOU GUYS. Anyway. I… Continue reading Instant Pot Bandwagon: Hopped
So you know how you get on a great roll of updating your blog and taking photos and shooting some video storage and then life happens? Life is such an interruption sometimes! In the case, life took the shape of a sweet little baby that landed on my doorstep for the next little while. My… Continue reading After the break…
This recipe is… everything. I could eat it by the bowl. It’s so rich, creamy, and soul-soothing. If you are a chocolate lover, you NEED this in your life. It’s not optional. Chocolate loving without ganache is like living without oxygen. You can’t do it. Anyway. Aside from being delicious, it is also a WONDERFUL… Continue reading Chocolate Ganache