Blueberry Sugar Shortcakes with Mango Compote

ahh! hi! Sorry, I feel like I've been seriously cheating on you all lately. I've been cooking, baking, and cooking obnoxiously more (as usual) but instead of sharing it with you all I have been EATING it all! Oops. Life's been crazy busy lately so I've had absolutely no time to to take pretty pics and write about it. Only enough time to shove it in my own mouth. Things are going to start settling down though next week so get ready for some full force Whipped recipes!   I've been … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blue-Berry Shortcake Cupcakes

¬†Happy 4th of July weekend.....ish! Chicago fireworks are on the 4th but my hometown's are this Sunday (very excited!), so that means an extra day of beer, bbq, and burning yourself on sparklers...and...in that order.   But this weekend is even more special because¬†today I am guest posting for one of my very best foodie friend's, Kayle, from The Cooking Actress!!   Its no secret I'm kind of obsessed with her. She is the absolute sweetest girl ever and SO funny. I can … [Read more...]

Blueberry Sugar Shortcakes with Mango Compote

So I am SO excited for this weekend! Foodbuzz (if you haven't heard of it, check it out here, its a food blogging website) picked my proposal for an Earth-friendly, Green Dinner Party that I will be hosting this Saturday! It's going to be featured on their website for the next couple weeks along with a few other deliciously talented food blogger's parties. The party's theme is inspired by this month's Earth Day, so everything I will be cooking and using will all be eco-friendly, local, … [Read more...]