All posts tagged: ideas

Cornmeal Grape Tart

I made a grape tart a long time ago just to see if the grapes would burst when baked.  They didn’t and the tart came out beautiful. I knew I had something good working for once. 

Baileys Tiramisu

You read correct my fellow friend.  Baileys Tiramisu.  I guess it’s safe to say I’m hooked on Baileys.  Truly not even Baileys but if I said I was hooked on Mollys you would assume I meant drugs.  

Why you should let anger be your motivator.

I don’t know what you’re doing right now.  You could be behind a desk, in the gym, the cashier watching the line grow longer or waiting for the doctor while the TV spits out some shitty talk show. No matter where or what you are doing.  Chances are you are like me.  Angry. How in the hell is “The Talk” still on TV?  How is Kathie Lee Gifford still employed? Who’s eating at that shitty cupcake bakery? We all know someone or someplace that we think is a hack.  Yet, they are still employed.  That overrated overpriced cupcake shop that has a line out the door. This makes you wonder but more importantly it pisses you off.  Let this be your motivation.  Don’t look at the millionaires and try to figure them out.  It is slim to none that you will be a millionaire too.  I’m sure if you asked a millionaire who they wonder about as to how another millionaire made their money they would wonder the same thing.  We all have someone we wonder …

Margarita Pudding with Tequila Ice

I was invited to my friend Pepper’s house for his partners birthday.  I made this awesome cake with the colors of the Brazilian flag in honor of his Brazilian partner. Enter my Assistant Gilberto who wants to turn the party into a Mexican Fiesta with the idea of Margarita’s.