pumpkin6

after a ridiculously hectic, demanding, chaotic and insanely stressful week, i’ve been craving some serious comfort food. not even kidding, i think i was on the verge of a nervous breakdown this past weekend. instead of relaxing and enjoying super-fun halloween hijinks, i was holed up inside, working my face off on two gigantic...

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look at this cake! isn’t it sinister? isn’t is spooky? don’t you just want to eat the whole thing in one sitting? i honestly can’t think of a more perfect cake for halloween. black velvet cake! with chocolate marshmallow frosting, no less!

hemlock2

oh, you guys. i love you to death, but i swear some of you are going to drive me to drink! how did you spend your weekend? i spent mine watching the comments section of my last post like a hawk…you know, moderating. like a boss. why, you ask? well, things got a little…R-rated.

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meringue bones.

the halloween spooktacular continues today with a recipe that’s super creepy, and so simple to make it’s scary. are you guys loving these halloween puns? i mean, who doesn’t love puns? well, actually my fiance doesn’t like puns. he thinks they’re cheesy. i, however think that puns are the greatest comedic device in the...

truffles3

the countdown to halloween is officially on. we’re exactly two weeks away! my sweet tooth is quivering with anticipation. well, more like wincing, because i’m pretty sure my sweet tooth has a cavity. don’t tell my dentist, he’ll yell at me. anyway, i figured that two weeks from everyone’s favorite spooky holiday would be...

cocktail

lovelies, i need a drink. for the past few months, we’ve been working our little tails off to design, assemble and mail off our wedding invitations. it’s been a long, exhausting process, and i am so happy to report that we’re finally done. what a relief! so today, i’m celebrating with a delicious autumn-inspired...

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soooo…Food Blog Forum Nashville was this past weekend, and i pretty much had the greatest time ever. for realsies! i met so many amazing people, re-connected with long-distant friends and learned a lot about blogging. i also got to wear tights and dresses and cardigans and soak up the beautiful autumn weather in Nashville...