I win at life, just not at triathlons


here are the results (if you really want to judge me, you’ll have to click on the pic). I pretty much did how I expected, but now I’m pissed that I probably could… Continue reading

the long awaited b-day cupcake extravaganza


Apparently I don’t have any other hobbies and my life is cupcakes. I might as well start getting cats now. Next year I want a tabby. This years birthday theme involved cupcakes in… Continue reading

Experiment #8 Vanilla bean coconut cupcakes with coconut frosting


So, let me just say that while I was making these, our garbage disposal went ape and spewed garlic and thyme all over the joint. My experience making these wasn’t all that exciting… Continue reading

1 year and awesome cakes to prove it


Keith took me out for an awesome 1 year celebration. First we went to Slanted Door. Poor Keith, I would get mad at him every time there was an occasion and I would… Continue reading

In case you weren’t sure of my sanity…


I’m doing a triathalon with Cbox and lots of new friends. She gets me to do all these things that my body doesn’t like. I’m super excited. I just looked at my calendar.… Continue reading

Experiment #7 Yellow cupcakes with strawberry icing


I made these for Keith’s birthday party. Surprisingly they were a huge hit, maybe people felt better about themselves because they gave the illusion of health with strawberries. They missed the part about… Continue reading

Experiment #6 S’mores Cupcakes


Jess CVR had a birthday and I did some recon. No fruit, no fancy. She only likes simple. So I went with S’mores. Luckily S’mores are her favorite thing ever. They were good,… Continue reading

Experiment #5 Peaches and Cream Cupcakes


Peach Cupcakes with Martha Stewart’s Mascarpone Frosting Rating: Good, but not willing to kill someone for it. Makes 12 cupcakes (I doubled) Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C) 1-1/2 cups… Continue reading

I’m lazy…. we did this like 4 months ago. Oysters


We drove up to Pt Reyes to go to Hog Island, but of course we didn’t have a reservation. We ended up at this awesome shack on the side of the road. I… Continue reading

Best Friday Lunch EVER.


Not really sure where the nutrition comes from in this meal. I think its the glass of water to the right.