Cake Mix Extender

Purple cupcakes, with one up front, and a bowl of purple and white jelly beans.

Over the the weekend, we celebrated Baby Girl’s third birthday with family and friends. She requested yellow cupcakes with purple icing and rainbow sprinkles. They were easy to make and tasted delicious. Whenever I make cupcakes, I prefer to use a boxed cake mix for ease. To give the cakes a more “from scratch” taste, I Continue Reading…

Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken

A few weeks ago the five of us were lounging in the family room enjoying a rare lazy Saturday morning. We were watching The Best Thing I Ever Ate, a television show on Food Network. This edition of the show featured a variety of celebrity chefs telling where they thought the greatest fried chicken could Continue Reading…