FAILURES

Horchata Cupcakes

This recipe comes from my hero Chockylit’s blog, www.cupcakeblog.com. She has the most amazing ideas, if her blog doesn’t inspire you you’re probably hopeless. Anyway, being the maverick that she is, she makes her own horchata. Me being lazy and...

Pretty in Pink (strawberry) Cupcakes

My local fruit market (Stanley’s) had super crazy time sales on organic strawberries again this week, so I picked up a bunch and set out to make delicious cupcakes for the little girl I nanny for (Lila, self-proclaimed “professional ballerina.”) I...

The best laid schemes of mice and Natalies…

Well you guys, I really blew it this time. My sweet, funny, endlessly patient husband Tony asked for nothing this Father’s Day except for cupcakes encompassing the flavors of coffee, caramel and chocolate. Of course, he got a pair of Nike house shoes and...