not for the casual chocolate lover
WARNING: This dessert is only for chocolate lovers that are ready to go the distance. Instead of my typical monday-celebrity-inspired-food, I’m going to post this cake I made for my little brother. He had his first day of high school yesterday, and he loves chocolate chocolate cake so I wanted to make him something fun to celebrate. This cake has 6 different levels of chocolatey-ness so get...
I recently got really into Mad Men, obviously because all the seasons are on Netflix now. Every now and then they flash a well-designed printed piece on the screen and I have to pause and screenshot it for my inspiration bank. » love this adorable greeting card. »Fans will recall when Kenny Cosgrove got published in a magazine. The typography and layout is so wonderful. And check out...
9 minutes till Monday ends. Sorry I procrastinated Tay. You’ll see, however, that this sangria was worth the wait. Taylor is always so fresh and smiley; I thought if she were food, she might be a delicious glass of gria. Don’t you love this photo of her? Recipe (and pitcher) courtesy of my mama. [ingredients: 1 bottle sangria | 18 oz. orange juice | 1/2 c. sugar | orange...
I love my bedroom. But if it looked like this, I certainly wouldn’t complain. I just love the country feel. Maybe my next apartment….
Now that I have a big-girl-job, I’ve suddenly been inspired to make better use of my free time. So in between Boy Meets World reruns, I’ve somehow found time to paint some of my favorite subjects. I painted them on blocks of wood so you can see the wood grain peeking through (and so I don’t have to buy canvas). One of my favorite animals, the fennec fox.
It’s Monday up in the East Coast. Let’s celebrate with food inspired by Ms. Jena. Seemingly sweet and innocent, but you better believe girl can do some damage (fah real I heard she can dead lift 250). Dear Jena, next time your in town, let’s enjoy some dangerously delicious orange chocolate cupcakes filled with chocolate ganache and topped with orange buttercream. If you...
Yay! It’s Monday! (I realize it’s Tuesday) Which means it’s delicious-recipe-inspired-by-a-celebrity-day. This week is the stunning Rachel Weisz. Isn’t she lovely? Doesn’t she make you want warm blackberry dumplings cascading over vanilla ice cream? If you answered yes, then here you go (recipe below). So good I needed two. I hope this sparks the blackberry...