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These are not glass paperweights. Introducing gelatinas, a fruit-flavoured gelatin floral dessert originating in Mexico. “They can’t believe the way we make them,”  says Rosario Gamboa, owner of the Canela Bakery in Gaithersburg, Maryland.These art house desserts are made with hypodermic needles filled with food dye and a mixture of gelatinized sweetened condensed milk, each injection forming an individual leaf, petal or stamen.Read more about this bonne bouche and the step-by step process behind these glorious blossoms at The Washington Post.

…I am going to have to try to make these.

These are not glass paperweights. Introducing gelatinas, a fruit-flavoured gelatin floral dessert originating in Mexico. “They can’t believe the way we make them,”  says Rosario Gamboa, owner of the Canela Bakery in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

These art house desserts are made with hypodermic needles filled with food dye and a mixture of gelatinized sweetened condensed milk, each injection forming an individual leaf, petal or stamen.

Read more about this bonne bouche and the step-by step process behind these glorious blossoms at The Washington Post.

…I am going to have to try to make these.

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Chocolate skulls with walnut/candy brain 
Buy them here: shop.

OK yes!

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Chocolate skulls with walnut/candy brain 

Buy them here: shop.

OK yes!

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CAN’T WAIT TIL MAY 4TH OH BOY OH BOY OH BOY.
RIGHT: Iron Man (rice paper/food color, tortilla), rice.
LEFT: carrots, grilled arc reactors eggplant, hamburger with sriracha, dried fruit chips (banana and pineapple).
For the suit, I thought I’d try out layering the TEN MILLION GAWDDAMN separate pieces of rice paper instead of doing nori lines but I’m not sure how I feel about it, since it’s hard to see the detail in the picture. Hmm. Maybe nori mixed in next time? Hell if I know :/

CAN’T WAIT TIL MAY 4TH OH BOY OH BOY OH BOY.

RIGHT: Iron Man (rice paper/food color, tortilla), rice.

LEFT: carrots, grilled arc reactors eggplant, hamburger with sriracha, dried fruit chips (banana and pineapple).

For the suit, I thought I’d try out layering the TEN MILLION GAWDDAMN separate pieces of rice paper instead of doing nori lines but I’m not sure how I feel about it, since it’s hard to see the detail in the picture. Hmm. Maybe nori mixed in next time? Hell if I know :/

LEFT: stir fried bok choy, broiled salmon belly, eggplant and carrot flowers.RIGHT: lantern (rice paper, eggplant/dry spaghetti frame, food coloring), rice, black sesame seeds.

The original plan was to have the lantern actually light up using a trick with almonds and their natural oil…which probably would’ve worked better if I’d had any almonds in the house *headdesk*

LEFT: stir fried bok choy, broiled salmon belly, eggplant and carrot flowers.

RIGHT: lantern (rice paper, eggplant/dry spaghetti frame, food coloring), rice, black sesame seeds.


The original plan was to have the lantern actually light up using a trick with almonds and their natural oil…which probably would’ve worked better if I’d had any almonds in the house *headdesk*


TOP: Twilight Sparkle (rice, rice paper/food color hair, nori/tortilla details)BOTTOM: purple cauliflower, stir fry (sprouts, eggplant, tofu, bok choy), broiled herb salmon, blueberries.

TOP: Twilight Sparkle (rice, rice paper/food color hair, nori/tortilla details)

BOTTOM: purple cauliflower, stir fry (sprouts, eggplant, tofu, bok choy), broiled herb salmon, blueberries.

Tomorrow is Chinese New Year! Made a quick little dragon (modeled after the colorful fabric dragon dance costumes) to ring in the new year.BOX: eggplant w/nori “dragon” character, dragon dance costume (rice, rice paper, potato, food color), stir fried sprouts, fruit chips.

Tomorrow is Chinese New Year! Made a quick little dragon (modeled after the colorful fabric dragon dance costumes) to ring in the new year.

BOX: eggplant w/nori “dragon” character, dragon dance costume (rice, rice paper, potato, food color), stir fried sprouts, fruit chips.

SO GUESS WHAT I WENT AND SAW YESTERDAY <3
LEFT: Belle (turkey, rice paper, nori, tortilla, food color), rice.RIGHT: rose (romaine, tortilla soaked in fruit punch), Mrs. Potts (eggplant/red cabbage), grilled eggplant, coconut wafers, slow-cooked pork, pineapple/banana chips.

SO GUESS WHAT I WENT AND SAW YESTERDAY <3

LEFT: Belle (turkey, rice paper, nori, tortilla, food color), rice.

RIGHT: rose (romaine, tortilla soaked in fruit punch), Mrs. Potts (eggplant/red cabbage), grilled eggplant, coconut wafers, slow-cooked pork, pineapple/banana chips.

My daughter requested a jellyfish bento for lunch tomorrow after seeing pictures of them on my Tumblr feed. DAMN YOU, TUMBLR, AND YOUR LOVELY ARTSY OBSESSION WITH PRETTY JELLYFISH PHOTOS.
LEFT: grilled eggplant flowers, slaw (red cabbage, walnuts, raisins, apples), mango.RIGHT: jellyfish - &#8220;oral arms&#8221; (the white stringies, yes I had to Google that to make sure I got it right) and body made from rice paper, tentacles made from rice noodles, eggplant frame for cup shape; rice/rice vinegar and food color.

My daughter requested a jellyfish bento for lunch tomorrow after seeing pictures of them on my Tumblr feed. DAMN YOU, TUMBLR, AND YOUR LOVELY ARTSY OBSESSION WITH PRETTY JELLYFISH PHOTOS.



LEFT: grilled eggplant flowers, slaw (red cabbage, walnuts, raisins, apples), mango.

RIGHT: jellyfish - “oral arms” (the white stringies, yes I had to Google that to make sure I got it right) and body made from rice paper, tentacles made from rice noodles, eggplant frame for cup shape; rice/rice vinegar and food color.

Jan 8
TOP: Rarity (tortilla/nori details, rice paper/food color hair, rice).BOTTOM: mixed salad (red cabbage, romaine, cheese, walnuts, raisins, apples, vinaigrette), hoisin chicken, dried fruit (pineapple, banana, taro).

TOP: Rarity (tortilla/nori details, rice paper/food color hair, rice).

BOTTOM: mixed salad (red cabbage, romaine, cheese, walnuts, raisins, apples, vinaigrette), hoisin chicken, dried fruit (pineapple, banana, taro).

Jan 5

You Have Chosen Co-Op Mode

Today is my 8 year wedding anniversary :3

LEFT: portals (egg/food color), test subjects (nori), carrots, rice.

RIGHT: companion cube (hamburger patty, rice paper/food color), stir fried eggplant and sprouts, sauteed asparagus.