Archive for July, 2012

  • Salted Caramel Icebox Pie

    By Jennifer McHenry on July 30, 2012
    I’ve been making my share of icebox desserts this summer. They’re one of my favorite it’s-too-hot-to-bake desserts. Really, though, I’m happy most any time of the year with an easy, cold, amazingly delicious dessert. The inspiration for this pie came a couple of days ago when I spotted a jar of Trader Joe’s salted caramel in my pantry. I’ve never […]
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  • Weekly Mix

    By Jennifer McHenry on July 27, 2012

    That's a glimpse from inside One Girl Cookies in Brooklyn. Specifically, this is the DUMBO location, and it's steps away from the gorgeous views of Brooklyn Bridge Park. There is also a location in Cobble Hill.

    If you're in either neighborhood, be sure to drop by for some lovely, tiny cookies or, my personal favorite, a whoopie pie. A few minutes before I took that shot, there was one of those whoopie pies on my plate. It didn't last long.

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  • Lemon Poke Cake

    By Jennifer McHenry on July 25, 2012
    If you’re unfamiliar with the idea, a poke cake is a simple, yet genius concept. After baking a yellow or white cake, holes are poked over the top. Then, the cake is covered with some mixture that will then seep down into those freshly-poked holes. After some refrigerator time, the cake is frosted.
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