CHOCOLATE CUPCAKES

A top view of 5 chocolate cupcakes on cooling rack
Close up of 2 cupcakes on a cooling rack.
Overhead view of 2 full cupcakes and part of a potholder on marble countertop.
45 degree angled shot of cupcakes on marble countertop.

Guys, I’m not a cake person. I’ve always found it to be super dry with not enough flavor, and just… bleh. I have a major sweet tooth, but cake I will always pass on. 

Except for my Mom’s chocolate cake recipe. It is literally the only cake recipe I’ve ever liked. Ever. Period. No exceptions. The sad thing is, I haven’t had it for years since finding out I have a gluten allergy. This past week I was going through my recipe box and came across it, and all of a sudden I WANTED that chocolate cake. So with literally only one change to the recipe, here are the easiest (and best, but I admit I might be biased) gluten free chocolate cupcakes ever.

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ANTIGUA CITY GUIDE

Yellow Antigua Arch with lone car on cobblestone road.

Antigua is such a cute little town. Between the colorful stuccoed buildings and the picturesque volcanoes surrounding it, this was my favorite place in Guatemala. Antigua is very small and pretty Americanized, so getting around is very easy. My ideal trip to Antigua would include two days which is just enough time to try out some restaurants, get your shopping in, possibly do a volcano hike, and then make your way to other locations within Guatemala. I wish I would have had the opportunity to visit Lake Atitlan and do an overnight volcano tour, but…next trip I guess! 

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Too Much is Never Enough

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The Wild Brunch

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Retrospective

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