Monthly Archives: February 2016

Milk and Cookies Overload Cake

I know, I know. I couldn’t help myself. I’ve been dreaming of this one for months!   Finally, a cake that combines my love of my Chock Full O Cookies and Cream Cake, the peanut butter cookie dough from my … Continue reading

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2 Bars and Puppy Chow

I’ll keep this short and simple. Classes have picked up considerably. I often feel like I’m clawing my way out of my to-do list on a daily basis. Add to that finding somewhere to live next year, trying to keep … Continue reading

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Vanilla Almond Strawberry Cake

I whipped up this cake half for Valentine’s Day and half just to keep myself occupied over the long and cold weekend we had here. After having been in Vermont for six months I suppose it was about time I … Continue reading

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Homemade Croissants

Yes, I am crazy. And yes, I would make these again. (Kind of looking for a reason to, actually) See item #1. Good, so now that that’s out of the way… These were definitely a project. I spent probably four … Continue reading

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Deep Dark Chocolate Flourless Torte

Some days you just need chocolate. With all my meetings on Tuesday I knew I needed a baking motivation to get through the day. I found the perfect “little” recipe┬áhere. It makes an adorable little 4in torte that is perfect … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Cupcakes

This has been a week full of meetings. I had pretty useful meetings with both my adviser and another potential committee member. I learned how to do my second grading job and also met with another visiting professor about a … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Reeses Cookies

This is a somewhat nostalgic recipe for me. These cookies are one of the first things I baked for my crew in Montana about six years ago. I made a double batch and we ate them for dessert one night … Continue reading

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