Earl Grey Pastry Cream

Ever since I've discovered how to make earl grey pastry cream, I've been meaning to do a step-by-step photo post. I first came up with the recipe for this Earl Grey Pie for a Pi day wedding last year. I modeled the pie after Pie Hole's Earl Grey pie and the recipe has been adapted from Tartine [...]

Hello…it’s me

Wow the last time I posted something was on October 3. That's the longest I've ever had away from the blog. Since then, I have finished midterms, planned a friend's wedding in twenty days, came home for Thanksgiving, saw the Lion King, was rear ended (I'm fine, thanks for asking), finished my internship, went to two weddings, finished [...]

Cinnamon Rolls with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

It's October and once again, I'm asking myself where the time has gone. I've already been in school for over a month now and we are starting to prepare for midterms soon. Despite it, October is one of my favorite months. Usually, that means layering up, not looking too weird with a fuzzy scarf or vest [...]

Bacon & Maple Chocolate Chip Cookies

The marriage of bacon and maple. I've always seen bacon and maple donuts as well as bacon and maple cupcakes, but haven't seen very much of them on a cookie. For work this week, we are hosting an event in which two chefs will be teaching a cooking demonstration as the audience learns and eats. The theme [...]

Cakey Brownies

This has been an absolute whirlwind of a week! School has begun once more, and with that comes the long 6 hour drive down, the moving in, unpacking, and getting everything settled. Class has already started and it has been very bittersweet for me as this is also my final semester before graduating in December. In [...]