Pumpkin Cake

Dan Cooking

On a whim, I decided to (finally) take a stab at Liz’s mom’s pumpkin cake recipe. I have a scoring session on Monday, so it will be gone by then, and it’s super easy. I didn’t take pictures of the process (I had forgotten), but I did mess up one thing: I put two teaspoons of baking soda instead of one. Whoops. Luckily, it doesn’t really affect it all that much, unless it made the cake even more fluffy and …

Lemon Bars in La-La Land

Dan Cooking

I brought lemon bars to the Medal of Honor: Airborne scoring session. They were a double batch, so I had enough to keep the booth happy, and then the orchestra could get a bunch of them too. Suffice it to say, they were a hit! The tagline on the SoundtrackNet logo was changed to say “Baking to Keep the Orchestra Playing”.

Lemon Bars – Take Two

Dan Cooking

I have a scoring session tomorrow, and decided that I would make the lemon bars again, and bring them to the session. That way, I get to practice cooking them, and don’t have to eat all of them when they’re done! Also, it will positively affect my reputation among the musicians, since they love food! One thing is, I’ve noticed that my gas oven runs a little hot, and I need to get a stone for it to help even …