Category Archives: Dessert

Ice S’mores Sandwiches

I begrudgingly became captain of this kickball team I play with at work.  I mean, Begrudgingly with a super capital B.  I don’t know how to play kickball plus I can barely get my dog to listen to me, how was … Continue reading

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I Burpee’d for Some Croissants

I’m exhausted and I smell like butter….and that’s all good… Today I completed my first workout for the CrossFit Games Open.  The website explains the whole event better than I could, but essentially the Open is where anyone who wants … Continue reading

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I Just Need To Believe in Myself Hot Chocolate

The other day at CrossFit, our WOD (workout of the day) consisted of a set of strict presses (pressing the bar from shoulders to overhead) and a set of push presses (same movement, except with the addition of using your … Continue reading

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Christmas Dinner 2012 With A Little Almond Joy Cake

The holidays are coming to a close.  It seemed so quick this year.  It felt like only yesterday I was in A.J Friedman’s scoffing at the display of Christmas cards when it was 80 deg outside. Christmas this year was … Continue reading

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Sharing Pictures Today in the Digital Age…How about over some Spiked Chocolate Banana Bread?

In the age of digital photography, what do people do with all the pictures they are taking with their increasingly more fancy/powerful cameras?  How many people just take pictures for the sake of taking pictures and then just throw them … Continue reading

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Your Secret Santa Felt Cheap, so She Made Your Gift: Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix and Marshmallows

The Apocalypse is supposed to happen this Friday.  It’s also the Westchester Breakfast Club’s third anniversary.  As well as the annual WBC Secret Santa exchange!  Given these three rather important events, we deicded to roll it all up and celebrate … Continue reading

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Back to the simple things: Chocolate Pudding

I’ve been having a lot of trouble getting into the Christmas spirit this year.  I haven’t had time to go down to Manhattan to do my usual Christmas tour/shopping.  I still refuse to visit any form of mall.  There’s no … Continue reading

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Gluten-less Brownie Experiment: Take 2 (Black Bean Brownies)

On Saturday, I went with my friend Shelley to try out this meetup group in the city.  This group was going to do a photography walk through Central Park to capture the fall foliage.  I’ve never done a meetup before, … Continue reading

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Baked Apples Take 2: Baked Apple Crumble

Fall is upon us!  I apparently missed apple picking this year, but alas, it doesn’t stop me from baking them!  It’s funny, I eat them year round, but I won’t bake with them until the Fall.  There is always a … Continue reading

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If Only Change was as Delicious as Peach Cobbler Muffins and Cake…

Change is scary.  Change is scary, but so necessary in order to evolve and be better. As much as I fear change, it has always been a big part of my life.  In the past four years I’ve graduated grad … Continue reading

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