June 22: National Chocolate Eclair Day

Okay, this is a bit late because I’ve been procrastinating all week but yes, today is National Chocolate Eclair Day. I’ve been looking for the image of a fancy eclair I saved but I can’t find it so thanks to Tumbler’s Food Masterpost, I give you  the classic chocolate eclair. I was considering making eclairs…

Cooking term: Pochette

The luscious pastry featured here is from La Madeleine Country French Cafe located in the Dallas/Fort Worth airport. La Madeleine is a franchise with locations between Texas and Washington, DC and down in Orlando, FL.  This post is not a review of La Madeleine, which was great, by the way, but I’d like to write…

The Mighty Donut

Well, it’s here – National Donut Day! I won’t be able to get a donut today (which are free at participating Dunkin’ Donuts and Krispy Crème) because my hubby has my car so I’m stuck. But I’m ashamed to admit, that I’ve already had my share of donuts this week because we bought a dozen…