As long as I can remember my mother was always baking. Anyone who knows me will vouch that at Christmas time, it was like a baking version of grand central station in my house. My mother has a natural knack at making not only delicious baked goods, but her presentation skills are impeccable.
I have learned a lot form my mother, and have grown to have this certain expectations of myself along with my baking. I am at times hard on myself for not being able to achieve that level of perfection I constantly crave, but I will more often then not try anything once.
At the moment, I am in love with cupcakes – no matter how saturated this baked good has become in society – and I am constantly searching for the perfect (and forever favorite of many) chocolate chip cookie.
Here are a few of the different things I’ve made…