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Happy Thanksgiving everybody! Enjoy this Pumpkin Cheesecake (drawing based on the one from Magnolia Bakery)!
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This Sunday will be loads of fun with the 1st Annual Brooklyn Pie Bake-Off Benefit that will take place on Sunday, November 22, from 1:30 to 4:30pm at SPACECRAFT in Brooklyn. Also, New Amsterdam Market will be taking place on Sunday too with loads of cool local sweets!
I’m doing some illustrations of my Dolltopia tour sweets highlights! This one is from Cupcake Jones in Portland, OR. Great cupcake and the Gingerbread Cookie on top was really yummy too!
I recently got to sample Sara Snacker’s Chipn’etzel cookies. They’re cookies with potato chip and pretzel bits baked inside and then dipped in chocolate for that special salty/sweet flavor combo. I tried the dark chocolate (my fave) and the white chocolate (my tasting assistant’s fave).
I’m back from book tour (and recovering from laryngitis) and a lot is going on, so here are a few sweet links for the weekend! Pichet Ong’s new dessert bar, Spot, opening November 17th! Bake off at Nowhere Bar November 14th! The Chocolate Experiment November 15th in Brooklyn! Payard’s new Francois Chocolate Bar is [...]
I couldn’t go to Portland and not check out the famous Voodoo Doughnut! I bought a yummy peach fritter and a bucket of day old doughnuts for $4. That’s right. A bucket!
San Francisco! A great city with some great cupcakes! I ended up ordering from Sweet Ride and Mission Minis! Sweet Ride’s “Black & White” pictured above. Love the hearts!
Here’s my newest comic on Baked a Brooklyn fave! If you can’t make it to Red Hook you can get their goods from Royale Bakery in the Village or Tazza in Brooklyn Heights!
Last night I did a reading at the wonderful comic shop Floating World Comics and we got cupcakes from Cupcake Jones for the occasion. I LOVED the ginger bread ones and the Cherry Cheesecake ones were really nice too. The tiny gingerbread men were cute and tasted great!
Portland was amazing as usual. Gotta love a town that is so strong in the food scene AND the comics community! I did fun reading at In Other Words, an awesome feminist bookstore and we got cupcakes from Saint Cupcake.We got mini cupcakes in Malt Ball, Fat Elvis (peanut butter/banana/chocolate chip), and Chocolate with Cream [...]
New England and NYC were amazing! Now I’m on my West Coast tour! Hope to see you there, be ready to eat some cupcakes and bring your dolls! Remember, whoever brings the coolest made over doll wins a copy of Dolltopia!
I just got back from my lecture at Emily Carr University on Granville Island in Vancouver, BC. So fun! We got cupcakes from Coco Cake Cupcakes. Lyndsay does custom cupcakes to order and she matched the Dolltopia cover colors!
I’m having so much fun in Vancouver! The weather turned out to be sunny and gorgeous for most of the weekend and the foliage is so beautiful! I am definitely glad I did this tour in Autumn.