It’s no secret that Christmas is my favorite holiday. We usually hop into the car and drive to Charlotte and pick out a flocked Christmas tree the day after Thanksgiving. This has been our tradition since 2010. This year was busier than usual, so we snatched our tree on Stephen’s birthday (December 1st) and instead […]
image via Almost eight years ago Stephen moved into a downtown loft apartment. A couple months later we tied the knot and I happily moved in with him. The entire unit was lined with beautiful large windows; it’s still one of my favorite apartments we’ve lived in. Experiencing all that natural light changed my interior style preference […]
To be honest, I thought Sponge Kisses was going to be a headache to make. I’m so happy I was wrong, this little treat is so adorable! Making homemade lemon curd was easier than I thought it would be, whipping cream takes like 5 minutes and the cakes probably take in total 15 minutes. I will say […]
This is the best cake recipe I have ever made. EVER. The batter is so fluffy and surprisingly easy to work with. This recipe makes a lot of cake—I also had a vintage mini cake pan in addition to the bundt pan. Honestly, I could have made two cakes. More cake the better, right? For […]
In 2015 I managed to miraculously make French Macarons. After two failed attempts, it was a big deal. Honestly, this is the type of cookie that has to be made often for practice.