Monthly Archives: November 2010

I Dared to Make a Wedding Cake. . . and I Succeeded!

Researching the Cake Assembly A former student and now neighbor of mine got married in Las Vegas last month. She held a reception back here in Minnesota so that everybody could be included in the celebration. She may have asked me to help her make a wedding cake for the reception, or I may have […]

Eggrolls & a Giveaway (for Gift Giving!)

Yesterday I mentioned canning items for gifts and today I did a little canning myself! Around this time of year I start thinking about Eggrolls for some reason. Maybe because my dad always made them this time of year or when it started to get colder. I decided to make some today for lunch but […]

Lemon Curd & Making Homemade Gift Jars

Lemon Curd is one of my favorite treats. You can use it for a lot of different things but it’s probably most often used to make tarts. A lot of people probably associate Lemon Curd with the summer, which is why I actually like to make it during the more drearier time of year for […]