#AtoZChallenge — Efficiency in the Kitchen

This post is part of the April A to Z Blogging Challenge, where I am challenging myself to reflect on other A to Z posts that I come across. 


For newcomers: The A to Z Challenge is where a bunch of people blog throughout the month of April, choosing a certain theme and then posting with a corresponding letter for each day. The letter for today is…. Tips for Working in the Kitchen – Before you begin baking gather all the ingredients you need so you […]

via Efficiency in the Kitchen {A to Z Challenge 2018} — Noveltea


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Today, I made chocolate sour cream keto cupcakes, and my kitchen tip is to NOT try and make yourself do measuring cup math on the fly.

I attempted to figure out what 2/3 cup Swerve plus 3/4 cup almond flour is in the moment and it just didn’t work. Just measure the first thing, dump it in the mixing bowl, then measure the next thing. I’m genuinely not sure if I did 3/4 cup, 1/2 cup, or 1/3 cup.

But the cupcakes turned out pretty good! Only about 3g of carbohydrates per cupcake. (They’re not super big, but 100% dark chocolate packs a hell of a punch.)

Monday Musings #7 – Thoughts About Zombies

Some of my followers are already aware that I am a Walking Dead fan. Since my binge-watch introduction to the show two summers ago, it’s become my favorite portrayal of the zombie apocalypse (although World War Z is a close second and Newsflesh is a not so distant third). Once, my partner and I made these awesome brain cupcakes for a mid-season premiere party (of four people, lol, but hey- more cupcakes for us). At some point I will get around to borrowing the comics from a friend, but for now I think I’d rather just enjoy the show. 2014-10-12 20.14.34

From time to time I pick up a new zombie story. My most recent find is an audiobook copy of Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry, which I have not finished yet to be honest. But it’s fascinating to me because I found the attitudes in the book so irritating at first, and now it’s starting to grow on me.

The following review doesn’t exactly contain spoilers, per say, but it does go over the context of this book’s zombies and apocalypse.  Continue reading “Monday Musings #7 – Thoughts About Zombies”