Category: sweets

I will take Sangria…hold the cup!
[ 0 ] August 23, 2012 |

I will take Sangria…hold the cup!

Now that it is beginning to cool off to just the right summer temperature, you can now entertain the thought of outdoor activities. I have just the book everyone should keep in their collection. Poptails: 60 Boozy Treats Served on a Stick gives you the perfect ingredients for an end of summer blast. I recently […]

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Taza Chocolate Meets Oyamel
[ 0 ] June 27, 2012 |

Taza Chocolate Meets Oyamel

Last Tuesday, organic chocolate crafters, Taza Chocolate, teamed up with Oyamel Cocina Mexicana to debut a new summer cocktail and share a bit about their new holiday line. Guests at the reception could enjoy a cool class of “High Tea”, a spiked chamomile tea flavored with honey syrup, lemon juice, and chocolate-infused ice cubes.  Guests […]

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Bohemian Spa Wafers
[ 0 ] February 22, 2012 |

Bohemian Spa Wafers

It’s no secret that I do not like sweets.  The only exceptions to the rule are when they are absolutely decadent and/or they fall into childhood obsessions.  As a kid, I was the unusual one who would give away all of my Halloween candy, never wanted the cotton candy at the fair and frowned at […]

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Brownie Confessions
[ 0 ] February 16, 2012 |

Brownie Confessions

After taking in about a pound of lamb during one sitting, I surprised myself when I pulled out Naughty Bits Brownies and a tall glass of milk for dessert.  With names like “The Shiksa Brownie”, the “Cabana Banana Boy Brownie” and the “Living in Sin Brownie”, my temptation would not let me pass on dessert.   […]

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World Tour: A little Greek for you holiday season
[ 0 ] December 23, 2011 |

World Tour: A little Greek for you holiday season

I’ve shared in the past how absolutely necessary it is for me to save up enough United Airlines points for me to high-tail it on a flight to Greece. My desire was reignited when one of my co-workers brought in a large serving of baklava for our department to munch on throughout the day. I […]

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