Cupcake Series: Classic Chocolate Cupcake

Hello again! Apparently tomorrow is National Chocolate Cake Day! (I know, right?) So originally, I was planning on sticking with my fancy desserts theme and rolling out a monthly other-desserts-as-cupcakes series, starting out with black forest cupcakes or something else equally delicious and chocolate-y. (Mmm chocolate.) And then I realized that I haven’t baked cupcakes… Continue reading Cupcake Series: Classic Chocolate Cupcake

Chocolate Gingerbread Religieuse

Hello friends! Yes, yes, I know that the holiday season is over, and you’re probably sick of gingerbread (and gingerbread flavored things) already, but there’s a story (and a lesson somewhere about frugality and off-season holiday goods shopping) behind this recipe. I went grocery shopping at Harris Teeter last week and saw a table stacked… Continue reading Chocolate Gingerbread Religieuse