Sunday, December 2, 2012

France and Tasty Treats

In my last post I mentioned that my friends and I are planning a trip to Europe. 
I have been daydreaming a lot about my trip and pinning quite a bit too. If you want to see my Euro-trip pins you can go here.

My daydreams look a little something like this:

The photographs are from Pinterest. 

The last picture is my inspiration for this post. I picture myself walking through those streets with a delicious macaron...or 10.

So, I decided to take matters into my own hands and make my own.

Raspberry macaroons with buttercream frosting

Let me just say, I read that they are temperamental and time consuming, but I didn't believe anything I read.

I was wrong.
They didn't quite turn out.
Anyways, here is more eye-candy if you like the funny looking macarons:

I am pretty sure I know what I did wrong. I will dominate this recipe so I can do a little posty-post about it for you all. Yup!


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