Goodness – I can’t believe it’s been an entire week since my last update!

I wanted to let you all know that I am still here, just that certain circumstances are currently not allowing the luxury of baking on a whim. And what are these circumstances I’m speaking of? Dorm life. Haha. Last Sunday I moved out of my house and into a room that is roughly 30×20 feet with a complete stranger to pursue a career in marketing. It’s awesome.

Despite the fact that I can’t whip up a batch of cupcakes at any moment of the day, I am having an incredible time becoming acclimated to this new lifestyle. There’s always a friend to hang out with, someone new to meet, and there’s always somewhere new to go. Campus is so beautiful, so sprawling and so lively that I – dare I say it – look forward to making the 20+ minute trek across campus to my WRA and MTH courses five times a week.

But back to baking: my future posts will be spread out, but they will come – I promise. Yesterday I walked to work and helped test macaron recipes for a few hours. Even though I produced batch after batch of consistent and spectacular failures, I am still hopeful that we’ll work out the issues and be able to sell them at the shop. But really, if nothing else, I was able to bake something and I had a great time hanging out with my boss. I had an amazing day, and that’s good enough for me!

So many incredible things have been happening lately… I don’t want to get anyone’s hopes up too much (mainly mine!) so I’m keeping one large event from the past week to myself, but it’s a very exciting thing. I’ll just say that I’ll keep you posted!

I hope you’re all having a fantastic weekend!



  1. says

    I just have to say that I stumbled onto your blog through the Cute Food blog…and that I find your work amazing. Not only do your recipes sound really, REALLY tasty, but your food photography is just gorgeous. You have a real gift. I hope you continue!

  2. says

    Wow- I am a new reader, and it's so strange to read a news post first… especially -my- name is Kaitlin (same spelling), and -I- just moved into residence to start school. *delight*

  3. says

    i just found your blog… and i´m fall in love with it.<br />You´re so talent.<br />you have such delicious and beautifull recipes here. Your fotos are amazing.<br />i´m your fan now…

  4. says

    the other day i came across your blog, and it&#39;s AH-MAZE-ZING. really. i was totally surprised to find out how young you are. everything is so beautiful and professional looking. …er, sorry…that came out really back-handed-complementy. but seriously. very lovely. i can&#39;t wait to try out some of your recipes. best wishes!

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