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Strawberry Lemon Drop Cupcakes

Strawberry Lemon Drop Cupcakes

A lemon drop is a cocktail that is made with vodka, lemon juice and sugar. They are bright and refreshing, and since the acidity of the lemon takes the edge off of the vodka, they’re very easy to drink. These cupcakes are inspired in part by lemon drop cocktails and in part by summer strawberries – making them a sort of adult strawberry lemonade cupcake. ... Read More »

Cinnamon Raisin English Muffins

Cinnamon Raisin English Muffins

English muffins don’t come in with too many flavor options beyond plain and sourdough, although whole wheat do seem to pop up more and more often these days. The one real flavor that english muffins come in is cinnamon raisin – and it’s a good one. When the spicy muffins toast up, the cinnamon scent and flavor is released from the bread and the raisins ... Read More »

Ideas for Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother’s Day is a big brunch holiday. It falls on a Sunday, so there is ample opportunity to sleep in, and going out to brunch takes a lot of the “what should we do today?” question out of the occasion. Restaurants are packed for Mother’s Day brunch, so it is bound to be less expensive and more relaxing to stay home, eat and relax (and ... Read More »

A few days off

Hi everyone. I’m taking a couple of days off, so I’ll leave you with this picture to hold you over until I get back. I’ll update with the recipe soon. Promise. Read More »

Blogging by mail returns!

For all of you who have e-mailed me over the past few months, asking when we were going to have another round of Blogging By Mail, your time has come. The global, non-digital event has returned! When I started Blogging By Mail, back before any of the other postal-blogging events did, I might add, I didn’t know it would be as popular as it was. ... Read More »

And the DMBLGiT winners are…

  Wow! We had some fantastic entries in this month’s Does My Blog Look Good in This? event! We also had some fantastic judges who, up until now, were anonymous: Cathy, from My Little Kitchen, Lori from Dessert Comes First, Sarah from The Delicious Life and Slashfood and Anna, from the Annalog, which isn’t a food blog (but Anna is an excellent photographer and still ... Read More »

Does My Blog Look Good in This? Gallery

As you all know, I am hosting this month’s Does my blog look good in this? event, where food (and drink) bloggers can submit their photos to be judged by a panel of experts. Half of the fun is checking out everyone else’s entries, and you can view them here. You can also leave comments about your favorite entries and track back to the original ... Read More »

Does my blog look good in this?

I have the honor of hosting this month’s Does My Blog Look Good in This? event. If you’re not familiar with it, a quick read through the rules should clarify everything. The event is a competition of food photography. Anyone who wishes to participate should: Select their best original food/drink photo from the month of May. E-mail me with a link to the blog entry ... Read More »

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