DOUGHNUT WEEK: Top Secret Finale

Warning: the images you are about to see here may be graphic in nature and may be unsuitable for some readers. I don’t even know where to start with this post.  For a long time I’ve been wanting to blog about the cronut phenomenon.  Unless you’ve been living in a  cave, you know about these … Continue reading

Coconut Cream Liar

Oh boy.  I’m a liar. I rushed home late for dinner tonight and had promised the Blond we would make a pie.  Not just a pie.  A layered strawberry blueberry coconut cream pie from my absolute favourite blogger, Sugar Plum.  What the fajita was I thinking?  I found the recipe online here, and printed it … Continue reading

You Want What Now?

The ECBF and I took a quick little holiday last week over to what I lovingly refer to as the “cottage” – Las Vegas.  We try to get there a few times a year (or more) and especially when we’re starting to get stressed out with the real world.  We took this trip because we’re … Continue reading

In The Interests of Full Disclosure: Pie

Can I confess something to you?  I’ve never made a pie.  Like never ever. Isn’t that horrible? Want to hear the next-most horrible thing?  I went to bake my first pie.  Like ever.  This weekend.  And it turns out I don’t even own a pie plate.  OMG. Well, I overcame that pieplate-tastrophe by using a shallow … Continue reading


I had a cake to do last weekend.  It’s taken me some time to get over whatever it was that happened that night, which is why I haven’t posted all week. When I have a weekend cake project, I usually pull an all-nighter the Friday night.  I work during the day, try to cut out … Continue reading