Mint Chocolate Trifle

st. patrick's day mint chocolate trifle, dessert, brownie and oreo trifle

So my oven broke last week just in time for St. Patrick’s Day. I know what you’re thinking perfect timing. But after over analyzing my failed ombre cake this weekend I decided not to let it get to me. I decided to follow the advice of two of the wisest guys I know and just let […]

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A leprechaun was here

st. patricks day layer cake, ombre layer cake, white birthday cake, buttercream icing, colored layer cake, st. patrick's day, holiday, baking,

Remember that time I tried to make an ombré layer cake for my mom’s birthday and messed up the simplest part of the process, resulting in a randomly striped cake? I do. By now I’ve heard the following reassurances: It still tastes great.  Hunny I think it’s perfect! This is the best cake I’ve ever […]

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Murphy’s Law

homemade oreos, St. Patrick's Day Oreos, baking, dessert, holiday

St Patrick’s Day has always been highly regarded in my family. How could it not be? With Murphy as your surname you learned at a young age: The lyrics to MacNamara’s Band Everything can be dyed green with the proper amount of food coloring-even chicken salad. Wearing green underwear will not win you the tiebreaker […]

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>Happy Earth Day…

> Looking for ways to green your kitchen this spring? This Earth Day email from Crate and Barrel offers a series of great tools to do just that! Flair Bamboo Bowls Oxo Bag HolderLaguiole ® Natura Knife Set Bamboo Dish Rack Kitchen Herb Counter SprayGoodbye detergent! ® Kitchen Cleaning Pad/Original Spaghetti Scrubs Expandable Bamboo Cutlery TrayCompost Pails“Big […]

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