Hylian Shield Birthday Cake

    It’s that time of year again.  But this is a special year.  My little guy will be 13 and we’re having two celebrations in two different cities! An early birthday here with his school friends and one in Chicago for his actual birthday. Of course, each year comes with a birthday cake challenge…

Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Valentine’s Day was coming up and although I don’t have “that someone special” my own age, I do have a 12 yr old that I wanted to do something special for. His favorite dessert is Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, so I thought I’d make it Friday night and surprise him with it…

Friday Things

  Happy Halloween!! I know it’s Friday, but today it feels like “throw back Thursday”. I came across pics of halloween cupcakes I made when I lived in Chicago. A friend of mine helped me make batches of halloween cupcakes for my son’s school halloween party. The pics aren’t that great, but the cupcakes were…