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Pumpkin Loaf Give-Away!

Pumpkin Loaf Give-Away!

UPDATE: The winner of the pumpkin loaf give-away is Michelle, whose favorite things about fall are… Sweaters, cool mornings and not wanting to get out of bed, pumpkins, squash and all the great fall veggies. I already like on FB and I’m not on twitter. Congratulations, Michelle!  Thanks again to everyone who entered, and stay [...]

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“UPcakes”

“UPcakes”

Continuing with my posts featuring the foods we served at our Oscar party, here’s what we made for the movie “UP” – “UPcakes”!  Like “Up in the Air”, this title was a hard one.  I was looking at the mini cupcakes that I had at the Farmers’ Market a couple Sundays ago and realized that [...]

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Happy National Cupcake Day!

Happy National Cupcake Day!

I just found out that today is National Cupcake Day, so of course I have to post some cupcakes!  These are a seasonal flavor that C’est La V is offering right now.  It’s a mint chocolate cake topped with a Candy Cane Joe Joe frosting – a match made in holiday heaven!  Hope you get to [...]

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I finally made a Trifle!

I finally made a Trifle!

I’ve been obsessed with trifles for a long time.  For years I would save cake scraps in the freezer (much to Ryan’s annoyance), just waiting for the day when I would use them in this amazing dessert.  But I didn’t have a trifle dish, so that was my excuse.  Then I finally got one, however, [...]

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Chocolate and Coconut Cupcakes

Chocolate and Coconut Cupcakes

Just dropped off chocolate and coconut cupcakes with vanilla buttercream to Locali in Hollywood.  If you’re in the mood for some sweets for Memorial Day you can pick them up there, and don’t forget that you can always order cupcakes directly from C’est La V Bakeshop!  Enjoy the holiday weekend!

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting

Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting

I hosted a girls night and made these cupcakes as one of the desserts.  These are the basic chocolate cupcake with vanilla frosting from “Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World”.  The first time I made these I think my oven must have been too hot because the middles sunk.  I have a hard time accepting [...]

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