Lately...

Perfect fall

So it’s fall. So let’s see…the baby is on me to get fifteen pumpkins that she thinks we are going to carve every single one of, and my son is on me to buy gourds that are shaped like his private parts so he can crack jokes. My pool will […]

I’m back…and…

Miss me?? Yeah, it’s been a while, I know. School started for the kids, busy season at work kicked in, and, while I have been cooking and baking here and there, my time to write has been nonexistent. But here I am back at it. Cake is the subject of […]

Cupcakes…I will miss you

So, Crumbs closed….and…crickets…because not a lot of people care anymore. I think one of the comments on the Chicago Tribune article about this said it best, “That’s still a place??” Yes, yes it is…errr…was. The era of fancy and overpriced cupcakes is over, I believe. Really it has been over […]