Baking

I did my 13th experiment yesterday. My original plan was to bake 10 items for this year, but my sister Lynn challenged me to make it 20. Fine. As Barney in “How I Met Your Mother” would say, “challenge accepted“. My list of future experiments include cream puffs, ensaymada, chocolate …

Yummy Experiment #12: Red Velvet Cupcake with Cream Cheese Frosting

My husband Eugene and I celebrated Valentine’s Day (well, evening) in the kitchen baking Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting. While I frosted all of ’em, he was too busy snacking on the frosting. . .hahaha! For last night’s experiment, I tried the Red Velvet Cupcake with Cream Cheese Frosting recipe from the Brown …

Fresh Strawberry Jam

I really shouldn’t be left alone in the kitchen after dinner. I keep making things. Tonight, I thought of making either blueberry muffins or scallion goat cheese muffins, but ended up making jam. Go figure. I’ve had the recipe for strawberry jam since 2008. I don’t even remember where I …