Oven Roasted Halibut with Cherry Tomatoes, Leeks & Olive Oil
With Christmas right around the corner, I’ve got my car radio station locked on KOST 103.5. They are the only radio station in L.A. crazy enough to play continuous Christmas carols all day long starting the week before American Thanksgiving. As such, you might say they are my personal heroes. A radio station that makes […]
Feels Like a Sunday…
If you ask me (and, for the purpose of this entry, I’m assuming you are), there are some unmistakable signs that fall is here and that the holidays are just around the corner: The crispness in the air that causes you to reach for a sweater once the sun goes down (yes, this happens in […]
27 Cakes, Curried Couscous Salad, and a Partridge in a Pear tree!
Have you ever seen the movie 27 dresses? Don’t lie – I know you have, and I know you liked it!! Well, yesterday I created my very own version of the movie, only it wasn’t dresses – it was cakes! On my 5th day interning at Charm City Cakes West, I baked 27 cakes!! 16 […]
Charm City Cakes West and a Broken Birthday Cake!
Happy Canadian Thanksgiving, everyone! I know – it’s been a while since you’ve heard from me. So let me bring you up to speed. First off, last week, I made my very first flourless chocolate cake for my beautiful friend Amy on her birthday. I went for my morning workout at the Santa Monica stairs, […]
Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Pie, Charm City Cakes West and More!
Last night, I had chocolate banana peanut butter pie for dinner. Then I had a slice of my very first Charm City Cakeof the famous Ace of Cakes :)Wait…..what??Let’s rewind. Sunday afternoon, thanks if great part to my beautiful friend, Taryn Olsen, KCRW, a rad local L.A radio station, hosted a pie contest at LACMA […]
400 Cake Balls for The Pink Party!
Hi friends! My arm hurts.No, it’s not because of all the push ups I’ve been doing. No, it’s not the pull ups either (ha – ya right – me? Pull ups? I would be lucky to be able to do one). Nope. My arm hurts because when you dip a cake ball into melted chocolate, […]