Smooth and Simple Cheesecake Dip (or: What to Make When You Forgot You Said You’d Make Something)

As you may be aware, it’s almost officially The Holidays. Kwanzaa, Hannukah and Christmas all start in the next week or so. You may or may not be going to events that are related to these holidays. You may or may not have forgotten that you said you’d bring a dessert. You may or may… Continue reading Smooth and Simple Cheesecake Dip (or: What to Make When You Forgot You Said You’d Make Something)

Sugar Glass (or: You May Not Win the Bake-Off, but At Least You Won’t Totally Deserve to Lose)

For Halloween, my office had a bake-off. Since (unspecified, but probably money-related) prizes were on the line, I decided to put some serious effort in. Apparently, that included temporarily forgetting that I’m not a huge fan of baking. I wanted to make these awesome-looking broken glass cupcakes. I thought that even if I didn’t win,… Continue reading Sugar Glass (or: You May Not Win the Bake-Off, but At Least You Won’t Totally Deserve to Lose)