Falling for Fonuts

Sometimes you just gotta have it. Not a cronut. Not a wonut. I’m talking a classic, donut. But then you wiggle into your jeans and common sense says, think again. As a Frosting Fanatic, it’s a familiar conflict. However this time, there was a sensible solution, Fonuts. First the basics: a Fonut (faux-donut) is a doughnut that’s baked and/or… Continue reading Falling for Fonuts

Chocolate Covered Potato Chip Cupcakes

Yes, friends. The title is a mouthful. No, I’m not making this flavor up. That is not my forte. Though I do confess on Pinterest I’ve come across Potato Chip Cookies and Chocolate Crack – an addictive dessert bar made with crushed potato chips. It never occurred to me that someone would combine potato chips with cupcakes. That… Continue reading Chocolate Covered Potato Chip Cupcakes

Feel the Fear and Eat the Cupcake

“Cupcakes don’t ask silly questions… cupcakes understand.” These words greeted me as I parked in front of the cupcake shop for my latest reconnaissance. It was Bubba Sweets in Huntington Beach, California. The words were scribed on a chalkboard sign outside of their door. It made me smile… Little did I know of the challenge… Continue reading Feel the Fear and Eat the Cupcake