Tara Victoria Gray

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Food Truck, Cart or Kiosk: The Right Ride for Your Mobile Food Business

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In Start Your Own Food Truck Business, the staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. and writer Rich Mintzer explain how you can get started in the mobile food</i> …

Small Business

The Legal Side of Owning a Food Truck

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In</i> Start Your Own Food Truck Business<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media Inc. and writer Rich Mintzer explain how you can get started in the mobile food</i> …

City Halls

Are You Financially Equipped to Run a Food Truck?

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In</i> Start Your Own Food Truck Business<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. and writer Rich Mintzer explain how you can get started in the mobile food</i> …

Small Business

18 Recipes Inspired by Your Favorite Street Food

One of the best things about diverse cities like SF and NYC is that you’re constantly surrounded by the cuisines of so many different cultures every time you step out onto the sidewalk. Alas, not all of us live in The Big City, so we’re not always within walking distance of fabulous food trucks and …

Governors Ball 2014: The Top 10 Food Trucks To Try This Weekend

We're sure you'll use tons of energy dancing and rocking out to your favorite artists at Governors Ball this weekend. Luckily, you'll be able to stay …

The 22 Hottest Food Trucks Across the US Right Now

Attention please, it is time to take a look at 22 of the most <b>buzzed-about food trucks</b> across the United States. After bursting onto the American culinary scene a few years back, it's kind of a weird time for food trucks. In New York, people are speculating whether this is the end of the food truck …

Vanilla Hot Milk Sponge Cake

On many of the cake decorating shows on TV they refer to cakes as “sponges” because they like to use light, airy sponge-type cakes for building their …

Easy Coconut Custard Pie

Coconut custard pie was always a favorite in my family, but it was also a pie that we rarely ate because it was deemed difficult to make. It was many …

Vanilla Bean Mini Donuts

One of the reasons that baked donuts have become so popular is that they are much easier to make than deep fried donuts are. They require less …

GOLDEN CAKEPOPS! How to Make Metallic Gold & Silver Cake Pops - A Cupcake Addiction Tutorial

OREO Cookie Shots! Home Made Milk & Cookies & Cream Shooters Recipe by Cupcake Addiction

Rainbow Polka Dot Cake - Surprise Inside Sprinkle Cakes with Cupcake Addiction

Mini Oreo Sprinkle Cakes

If these little party cakes look familiar, it's because they were inspired by this sprinkle cake I made a few years ago. The minute I spotted <i>Birthday</i> …

My Mom's Cinnamon Rolls

When mother's day rolls around, I always feel a little stressed about how I'm going to honor my mom. She's an amazing person. If you're in her line …

Raspberries and Cream Macarons (and a giveaway!)

I've decorated a great many cakes and sweets with lovely macarons, but I've always had the secret wish to adorn myself with them, too. That's why I …

Peaches and Cream Panna Cotta Shots and My Favorite Gelatin Alternative

Friends, I know it seems like I'm always saying <i>"[...] is one of my all-time favorite desserts"</i>, and before those words lose their polish, I'd ask you …

Rice Krispie Treat Sprinkle Cake

It's a very Happy Blog Birthday!<p>Today I'm celebrating <b>four years</b> of blogging. Sometimes I look back at the work I've done over these past years and …

Chocolate Turtle Pumpkin Torte

Sometimes I'll fall in love with a song and listen to it on repeat for hours. It satisfies some longing in the soul. That's kind of how I feel right …

Butter Toffee Candy Bar Shots in Edible Chocolate Shot Glasses

I can hardly believe we're sailing into November this week! As we cruise into these major holiday months, my attention is turned toward entertaining. …

Buttons Birthday Cake (Easy White Cake with Vanilla Bean Frosting)

My mom's birthday was at the beginning of this month, but with all the icy weather we've been having lately we didn't get to celebrate on time. Now …

Easy Piping Techniques for Cupcakes

Hi friends! Today I'm doing something a little different. I'm going to show you a few of my favorite piping techniques for cupcakes. I even made a …

Lavender Earl Grey Cupcakes for Better Homes and Gardens

Hi friends! This month I'll be sharing a few of my cake creations on the Better Homes and Gardens blog - starting with these tea-time inspired …

Chocolate Mojito Cupcakes

My third post for Better Homes and Gardens' <i>Month of Cakes</i> is a refreshing take on grasshopper cupcakes. Fluffy whipped cream is flavored with mint, …

Gentlemen's Chocolate Whiskey Cake

According to The Chocolate Bible, a <i>Gentlemen's Torte</i> is a many-layered Sachertorte that is soaked with booze. Other books on the subject say that …

Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Blondies

<i>Chewy chocolate chip blondies brimming with caramel candies and sprinkled with sea salt.</i><p>Blogging is a busy business. Baking, photographing, writing …

Lemon Strawberry Shortcake

<i>Lemon infused strawberry shortcake finished with whipped topping and fresh berries creates the perfect dessert for any summer party</i>.<p>My favorite …

Melty! Salted Caramel Hazelnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

June 1, 2014<p>Oh my gosh I couldn’t stop eating these cookies! I gave a few to my mom and I was going to give the rest away too, but then… I opened the …

Boo. Hiss.

September 16, 2013<p>That’s right.<p>Boo Hiss… in the sweetest way possible.<p>It’s Boo. The World’s Cutest Dog.<p>And hiss… it’s one Grumpy Cat.<p>Yeah, so this is …

Decorating Doughnuts

September 23, 2013<p>It’s Doughnut Time!<p>Or rather Double Decker, Dark Chocolate, Mini Doughnut Sugar Cookie time.<p>That’s a mouthful for these mini treats.<p>…

Tinsel and Twirl

December 16, 2013<p>I have the cutest holiday decorations to share with you guys today. And they’re all sugary sweet. I’m talking cupcake and …