Saturday, August 21, 2010

Birthday Fun

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My neighbor needed something sweet for a last minute birthday get together. We decided on two different cupcakes and cake truffles. Above are yellow butter cupcakes with chocolate frosting and around them are chocolate cherry cake truffles. Below are the chocolate cupcakes with peanut butter icing. The peanut butter icing was a new recipe I was trying and I was really surprised by how light and fluffy it was. My husband got to taste the extra icing and said it tasted just like a nutter butter cookie. I really liked it too and I hope the birthday girl enjoyed them!

Roasted Red Bell Pepper Gazpacho with Garlic Tuna, Bacon and Avocado

Have you ever tried gazpacho before? It's one of my favorite things to make when the days start to get hotter especially when those...