Archives » November 2009

  • December Appearances!

    Sunday 29th November 2009 - 4:23:49 PM | Comment

  • Happy Thanksgiving! Pumpkin Cheesecake!

    Happy Thanksgiving everybody! Enjoy this Pumpkin Cheesecake (drawing based on the one from Magnolia Bakery)!

    Thursday 26th November 2009 - 3:57:44 PM | Comment

  • New City Sweet Tooth Comic – The Blue Stove!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Sunday 22nd November 2009 - 9:35:24 PM | Comment

  • Brooklyn Pie Bake this Sunday + New Amsterdam Market!

    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!

    Saturday 21st November 2009 - 5:16:47 AM | Comment

  • Tour Highlights – Gingerbread Cookie Cupcake!

    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!

    Friday 20th November 2009 - 1:12:51 AM | Comment

  • Sara Snacker’s Chipn’etzel Cookies!

    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).

    Wednesday 18th November 2009 - 2:25:31 AM | Comment

  • Back in NYC! Sweets news!

      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 [...]

    Saturday 14th November 2009 - 1:50:49 AM | Comment

  • Bonus! Voodoo Dougnut in Portland, OR!

      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!

    Thursday 12th November 2009 - 2:11:49 AM | Comment

  • San Francisco – Sweet Ride and Mission Minis!

    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!

    Wednesday 11th November 2009 - 1:55:38 AM | Comment

  • New Comic – Baked!

    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!

    Tuesday 10th November 2009 - 2:32:54 AM | Comments (2)

  • More Portland – Cupcake Jones at Floating World Comics!

      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!

    Friday 6th November 2009 - 10:19:57 PM | Comment

  • Cupcake Tour – Saint Cupcake @ In Other Words!

    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 [...]

    Friday 6th November 2009 - 10:12:24 PM | Comment

  • Dolltopia West Coast Dates Tour This Coming Week!

    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!

    Thursday 5th November 2009 - 3:36:30 PM | Comment

  • Coco Cake Cupcakes at Emily Carr in Vancouver BC!

      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!

    Monday 2nd November 2009 - 1:53:54 AM | Comment

  • Cupcakes at Elfsar comics in Vancouver, BC!

    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.

    Monday 2nd November 2009 - 1:27:34 AM | Comment