Urban Legend Cookies


When my mom sent me this cookie recipe, I immediately recognized the recipe. I’d made it before back in the early 2000s. Back then it was known as the Neiman Marcus cookie. My mom wasn’t overly thrilled by the cookie when she tried it out, but I seemed to recall that I love, love, loved…

Mission Street Food’s Sour Cream Brownies {frosted}


A few weeks ago I decided I wanted to make a brownie using sour cream. Why? I had some in the fridge I wanted to use. Also, sour cream is awesome in cakes so I figured it would do well in other baked goods, too. I did a quick search and found a fantastic looking…

Lemon Raspberry Cream Layer Cake


The story behind this cake goes as follows: Lucas has been waiting since his birthday (early August) for his birthday cake. I flew to L.A. last minute on Lucas’s birthday and was unable to attend the fiesta. No worries, Kyna insisted. Why don’t you make him a cake for the Portland marathon? I happened to…