Games of Thrones Desserts

Olenna Tyrell’s Caramel Pecan Brie

April 29, 2013

Well, now I’ve gone and done something I said I would never do on the blog. I went to the dark side. The savory side. In my defense, cheese courses straddle the line between sweet and savory and I’ve totally seen them on dessert menus. But, I always think, who chooses cheese over chocolate, cakes, or ice […]

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Most Popular Posts of 2012

December 26, 2012

Well, Christmas is over. I had a wonderful time visiting my family last week and then a nice, quiet Christmas with my husband. We stayed in our PJs all day, ate copious amounts of candy, and had spaghetti and meatballs for dinner. It was glorious. Now that Christmas is done, 2013 will be here in a hot […]

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Dothraki Horse Heart Dessert

April 6, 2012
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I’ve already mentioned that I think Daenerys Targaryen is pretty badass. Forced into an arranged marriage to a super scary looking dude, Khal Drogo, she eventually embraces her power and influence as a Khaleesi. Plus, she has dragons. Did I mention the dragons? Sorry, I love dragons. I doubt that the Dothraki have time to eat […]

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Game of Thrones Cake Pops

April 5, 2012
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Since I didn’t read any of the Game of Thrones books before watching the show, everything was a surprise to me. But, the biggest surprise came during the ninth episode of the first season, “Baelor.” Everything was building towards a most dreadful ending and I kept thinking, “No, they won’t do it. They won’t kill […]

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Game of Thrones Lemon Cakes

April 4, 2012
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I live in a small town. I grew up in an even smaller town. I’ve traveled to lots of large cities and even though I like to visit, I’m always anxious to get back home to a simpler place. But this…this makes me want to move to LA or NYC:

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Game of Thrones Cookies

April 3, 2012
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The foundation of the Game of Thrones story is the warring families and the struggle for power, influence, and wealth. For a fabulous explanation of all of the houses, check out this guide from HBO. While all of the families are important threads in the intricate fabric of Westeros, I decided to honor the three “main” houses:

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