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Nothing Shy About These Shortcakes ~ #Baketogether

Thumbnail image for Nothing Shy About These Shortcakes ~ #Baketogether July 3, 2012

Those of you who know me know that I am not shy – not in life, not with people and certainly not in my desserts. I love desserts with big, bold flavors – vanilla, coffee, chocolate, mint, berry, citrus or what have you – I want that primary flavor to be a stand-out, you know, […]

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Tangerine Angel Food Cake #Baketogether

Thumbnail image for Tangerine Angel Food Cake #Baketogether April 3, 2012

“They “say that April showers bring May flowers but I think they bring April Angel Food Cake. Call me crazy but spring seems like the perfect time to dust off the angel food pan, use up those egg whites in the frig or freezer  and whip up one of my favorite classic desserts. That’s right […]

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Glazed Lemon Cornmeal Cake with Crushed So-Co Blueberry Compote

Glazed Lemon Cornmeal Cake May 19, 2010

It’s blueberry season here in So-Co (aka Southern Connecticut ~ hey..just trying to be hip like NOLA and So-Cal) and I just can’t get enough of these giant, button-sized, no, QUARTER -sized beauties. I’ve put up a few jars, eaten ‘em out-of-hand, in salads, in pies – hand and regular, in muffins and “Laurie” buckles […]

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