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Austin Cookie Takedown!

by on November 18, 2013 · 2 comments

Cookie Takedown

My oven is still broken, and the oven hospital has determined there is nothing wrong with the control board.  No, my oven wasn’t faking it just to escape.  They are saying it’s probably a sensor and tossing it back to the appliance repair shop who are now in the process of ordering the sensor. Sigh.  […]


Published on November 18, 2013
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Austin Bakes for West

by on April 29, 2013 · 0 comments


This month a little town in Texas called West suffered a devastating fertilizer plant explosion. Lives were lost, many were injured and homes were demolished. As you can imagine, this event has affected many of our friends and family, and the people of Texas are doing whatever they can to help. One event taking place […]


Published on April 29, 2013
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The Daily Cookie on Field and Feast!

by on October 7, 2012 · 13 comments

Ann Romney Cookie

I listen to the radio all day long, so it was a real treat to be on it! To help promote The Daily Cookie, Cecilia from Field and Feast came over and taped a segment for today’s show. If you’re interested in hearing it, just click on Field and Feast. Cecilia and I discussed The […]


Published on October 7, 2012
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More Emmy Red Carpet Photos

by on September 20, 2011 · 13 comments

Gail Simmons

I apologize for taking so long to get these photos up, but I came back to Texas and needed to attend to other matters.  Still am.  But this trip was an unforgettable experience and thanks to Duncan Hines, dessert sponsor of the Emmy Awards,  for the invitation.  I hope all the stars liked their cake […]


Published on September 20, 2011
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A Few Photos from the Red Carpet

by on September 19, 2011 · 8 comments


Wow, what a weekend! I’m on an airplane waiting for them to tell us to turn everything off, but here are a few quick pictures. I’ll post more when I get back to Austin. Kathy Griffin Jon Stewart


Published on September 19, 2011
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Emmy Day with Duncan Hines

by on September 18, 2011 · 8 comments


Tonight’s the Big Night! But the Emmy Award festivities start early. Fans in the stands and sponsors such as Duncan Hines start filling the bleachers around 11:00 AM PST. That’s where I’ll be all day, so expect a few photos and updates. I’m sure my new best friends, Elizabeth Moss from Mad …


Published on September 18, 2011
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Cookie Madness Goes to the Emmy Awards

by on September 14, 2011 · 28 comments

cake ball

Yo, yo, yo! Duncan Hines heard about my mad cake ball making skillz and sent over an invitation to attend some Emmy events. (Pause) I know, right?  Like someone calls about going to the Emmy Awards every day??? If you can’t tell, I’m pretty excited.   It will be an inside look at how Duncan […]


Published on September 14, 2011
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Lemon Chocolate Cupcake

Using the slogan “Bake On and Give Back!”, Duncan Hines has joined forces with Share Our Strength’s Great American Bake Sale and are asking readers to join them in the 1 MILLION Cupcake Challenge. Photo Courtesy of Duncan Hines If you like hosting bake sales or want to try it for the first time, this is […]

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Published on April 21, 2011