My husband is a chocolate lover. To him, the more chocolate, the better. This cake gives him tons of chocolate flavor. I cheated just a little by using a boxed cake mix and enhancing it using the "how to make a box cake taste like a bakery" recipe. While it may not taste just like a bakery cake, it . . .
Archives for June 2014
From North of the Boulevard~ One of my favorite life quotes comes from Oliver Wendell Holmes. “Love is the master key which opens the gates of happiness, of hatred, of jealousy, and, most easily of all, the gate of fear.” That’s a powerful message. If we show love, we can overcome so many of . . .
When, or perhaps more importantly how, did shootings become commonplace in America? The phrase, “the latest shooting” should cause each one of us to shudder. It cannot be accepted as normal. There is nothing normal about gun violence. At what point do we as American citizens stand up, shout . . .
When in need of a chocolate fix, sometimes, there is nothing better than a rich, chewy brownie. Not wanting to spend the time to make them from scratch, I did a quick search in my pantry for a mix. To my dismay, there was not one to be found. There was, however, a devil's food cake mix. Off to . . .
From North of the Boulevard~ For Gloria's wedding, we used silky flowers as part of the tablescape decor. After tons of trials and errors using various online tutorials, I decided to take bits and pieces from a few of them and try my luck with my own version. . . .
Think you can't make a delicious dessert in less than five minutes prep time? This recipe proves you can. This is one of the easiest desserts ever! Three ingredients and a pie crust-that's all you'll need for a melt in your mouth dessert. . . .