A Red Velvet Christmas

A Red Velvet Christmas

  • Why Cupcakes Are The Best Dessert For Any Occasion

    When you are planning your next big event or occasion, or even planning an intimate dinner party in your home, one of the most important components is selecting the right dessert to serve your guests. After all, it is the final piece of food, and it will leave a lasting impression for the entire event. When it comes to the perfect dessert for your guests, nothing is better than the cupcake.

  • How To Expand On Your Eat Local Commitment In 2015

    If you want to live a healthier lifestyle in 2015, one way is to start eating more local foods. However, eating local can be slightly overwhelming if you are just starting out. Here are a few ways you can stick to your commitment to eat locally in 2015 and beyond.  Shop At Your Local Farmer's Market One of the easiest ways to eat local is by shopping at your local farmer's market.

  • Organic Foods For Your Next Party

    If you're hosting a soiree and want to serve healthy food, without hiring a catering company, organic goods are an essential part of the equation for making a decadent, yet healthful, spread. While you might not be able to provide 100% organic meals for your guests, there are some things you can purchase and make that will be delicious and nutritious without containing harmful chemicals and pesticides. Here are some ideas you can try the next time you're planning a get together.

  • 3 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Catered Food

    When you need to have food catered from a company like Soups Sandwiches & More for a large number of people, there are a few things you can do to make the food go further so that you do not have to buy as much. Here are 3 simple ways to make the food go as far as possible. Order Soups First, ordering a variety of soups is a great way to feed a lot of people on a budget.

  • Cocktails With Surprisingly Low Amount Of Calories You Can Enjoy While Out With Friends

    Just because you made a new year's resolution to eat healthier this year, does not mean you have to pass up on happy hour. It just means you need to be smart about what you order to drink. There are plenty of great cocktails you can enjoy while out with your friends that are also low on calories. Watch What You Add First off, you need to watch what you add to your cocktails.

  • About Me

    A Red Velvet Christmas

    Before marrying my amazing husband nine years ago, I had never baked a cake in my life. At our wedding shower, one of my beloved aunts gifted me with several types of cake pans including three single layer ones. Never one to waste a gadget, I anxiously stirred up my first desert, a towering rich red velvet cake, with my new cake pans. Since baking this first cake, I’ve become known around my community as an expert red velvet cake baker. Around Christmas time, I always get requests to make this tantalizingly delicious dessert. One of the secrets to my success is adding an abundant amount of liquid to my batter in the form of oil and buttermilk. On this blog, you will discover the other ingredients needed to have your own red velvet Christmas this year.