For my birthday, Emily M. bought me a whole bunch of neat baking related things (she knows me well!). One of them was the Magnolia Bakery cookbook. Well, I left them in Lincoln for almost a month but finally got them back and have spent the last few days trying to scratch away the itch to bake something. I’m not talking cake mix with a can of pop baking. I mean with actual eggs and flour and butter. I finally, with the help of Em, decided that I would bake stuff and then just drop it off for random people. I’m going to try to do this at least once a week. We’ll see how it goes!
Since Emily M. gave me the cookbook, I thought she should be the first recipient of my Random Act of Baking. I also thought it was fitting to make the signature vanilla cupcakes and frosting from Magnolia Bakery. Now, I’ve never been there, and I’m sure mine don’t compare, but I think they turned out pretty well!