miserable failures

  • Chocolate-Pistachio Wreaths

    By Jennifer McHenry on December 22, 2007
    I made the mistake of showing Quinn this recipe that showed a beautiful finished photograph of black and white cookie wreaths garnished with piped red frosting berries. I’ve mentioned before that he is quite ambitious in my baking. After several days of pleading, I finally caved and made the cookies.
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  • Popovers and my guide to the globe

    By Jennifer McHenry on September 1, 2006
    I attemted to make this recipe for Garlic Parmesan Popovers to go with our dinner tonight. I never thought I could have something fail so badly that I wouldn’t be willing to put a picture of it here. Well, there will be no picture. No, I’m far too embarrassed. I shaved a considerable amount of time off their recommendation, and […]
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