Cakes and Cupcakes

Irish cake

It’s March 18th. The day between the two religious feast days that celebrate my ancestry…St. Patrick’s Day (the O’Toole in me) and St. Joseph’s Day (the Celani in me). The fact that these are called feast days by my religion are only so fitting as I very much enjoy overeating […]

Feels like spring, let’s eat a strawberry cake

There is a thousand inches of water just about everywhere I look in Chicago. And everywhere there isn’t, there is a thousand pounds of dog crap, mainly because I am only looking in my backyard right now. Awesome. This however, means spring is finally f’ing here.  I can smell it […]

Lemon ricotta (psssstt…gluten free!)

I will be the first to admit that I have a problem with gluten free. I immediately walked past the aisle in the grocery store, I would laugh at the breads that said gluten free and I would rather suck on a penny than eat a cupcake that was gluten […]