Posts Categorized: doughnuts

Doughnut Cake

It’s Rachel’s birthday today!!!!!! And everyone here at the Chic HQ wants to wish her a big ol’ HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Last year we celebrated with a Banana Cake; this year we got a little more creative.  Rachel and I share the same passion for a lot of things in life, the main one being our love… Read more »

14 Valentine’s Day Treats for Kids

Growing up, I thought Valentine’s Day was a second Halloween…conversation hearts, unlimited chocolate, lots of lollipops, and sugar, sugar, sugar!  As a kid, no one was left out of the holiday.  In elementary school, we were required to give everyone in the class a card.  I often miss those days when the most difficult part… Read more »

Spice Cake Doughnuts with Maple Glaze

Superman has kryptonite.  Batman is mortal.  Storm is claustrophobic.  As for me, doughnuts are my weakness. I love doughnuts, especially doughnuts made from scratch- none of those doughnuts from shops that use pre-made mixes.  Believe it or not, I have traveled extensive lengths to satisfy a doughnut craving. One weekend during culinary school, my roommate… Read more »

Homemade Applesauce Donuts

Donuts. Is there anything they can’t do? A wise man,by the name of Homer Simpson,once voiced this feeling that I will bet we all have. I have to be honest about something-Rachel and I have been known to polish off a whole box by ourselves, all the while, arguing the side of  powdered over plain… Read more »

Sugar and Spice

Often when I’m in line at the bakery counter anxiously waiting for my 4pm sugar fix, I run into the following dilemma: doughnut or cupcake? I stare at all of the delicacies through the glass imagining each one in my mouth and wonder which will satisfy my sweet tooth more completely. I also can’t help but give… Read more »

About The Chic

Back in 2004 when I was looking to name my events company, I stumbled across the word 'Chic' in an old dictionary. The definition was: “a fashionable lifestyle, ideology, or pursuit”. I fell in love with the word and the idea that chic is the pursuit of something better, prettier, or cooler than you are today. Chic isn’t a state of being or even a destination, chic is the journey you take on the way to something greater. ~Rachel

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Question: From RJ in Los Angeles Hi Rachel! We had a gathering last night where quite a few kids (mostly toddlers) showed up with their parents. My husband and I are childless, but love kids and aren’t afraid of messes/things breaking, etc. But, one of the mothers made a comment about “another friend of hers… Read more »

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