Soda Shoppe Dream Cake


Originally posted on Le Food Snob:
Normally every year on my birthday either I or my mom make my favorite cake of all time, Best Red Velvet Cake. This year I opted to try a new recipe so I had something to bring into work as a birthday treat. I got ridiculously good reviews on…

Brownie Base Red Velvet Cupcakes


Last night at Kyna and Lucas’s Fourth of July party, I launched into an explanation of the inspiration for these cupcakes prefacing it with when I lived in Long Beach, California – not Washington which was followed by strange looks and then comments such as I didn’t know there was a Long Beach in Washington or I wouldn’t have…

Lemon Velvet Cake


The first cake to kick off cake week is Lemon Velvet. What is cake week you ask? It’s the week leading up to my birthday. This is the second annual cake week. I learned a few things from the first cake week. Like its hellacious to make five cakes in one week. Especially when you…