Iron Cupcake Chicago

While I won’t be participating in the first-ever Iron Cupcake Chicago (this week has been INSANE over at ReusableBags.com, only to get more insane next week…) I wanted to be sure to give it a shout out. As a proud Chicagoan and cupcake baker, it’s...

I Want Your Scones

The donuts all drain Greasy and sweet Custard and jelly inside And the glaze drains down like sugar rain We’ll bake tonight I want your scones I need your scones I want your scones I need your scones Cinnabon, doughy feel Gooey hot inside and out, ’cause...

Ode to a Chicago Sweet Tooth

Hey buddy, how’s it going? So I’m all moved in and adjusting to a kitchen about 1/4th the size I’m used to. The fireplace, jacuzzi and lack of drafty windows, however, more than make up for it. Of course my camera took a huge dump at the end of...

Lemon Ginger Cream Scones

scones Originally uploaded by Bake & Destroy! I started my new job at Reusablebags.com today (I’m not just a baker and destroyer, you see, I’m also a Customer Service Communications Manager. Bet you didn’t know that!) I really wanted to bring...

Metal for Maniacs Pure.

I have a new crush… Originally uploaded by Bake & Destroy! If my blog and this blog had babies, those baby blogs would do meth and eat goat heads. Therefore, The Black Oven is my new favorite blog… no, my new favorite thing ever. I had been kicking...