In case I haven’t mentioned it lately, I believe my coworker may be a demon in disguise. Not quite the devil incarnate, but definitely a figure from the deepest, darkest corners of hades. She was sent to earth solely to keep good people, like me, from obtaining a desirable weight. Her instrument of torture today: RED VELVET CUPCAKES!

As I was walking up to our office suite first thing this morning, I passed a coworker who works a level lower. He almost never comes upstairs and only one thing can usually bring him up here…the evil genius of one of our resident bakers. With a casual question of “Brenna?” to him, he answered around the cupcake he was about to put in his mouth…”Yep – red velvet cupcakes!” His wicked smile was a reflection of how she must have looked last night as she made them.

Suffice it to say, I could not pass up this display as I walked by her desk:

Resistance to these concoctions could not have been more futile, unless they were Borg Cupcakes!

Borg Cupcakes

Although not as cool-looking as those (seriously, Borg Cupcakes look amazing!), Brenna’s are glorious in their perfection:

RV Cupcake

Melt in your mouth, sweet, moist, beautiful red velvet and cream cheese masterpieces. Dammit Brenna! I have to go to Costa Rica soon and this does NOT help with the whole “fit in a swimsuit” requirement. *sigh*


If you want to make these and tempt your fellow coworkers or family & friends, here are the links she provided me. Enjoy!

XO – T.

PS – In case anyone gets the wrong idea here, this is definitely all tongue-in-cheek. I love Brenna like the little sister I never had. My hips and scale aren’t too happy with her but the rest of me loves her. 🙂

About T.A. Babcock

Writer, artist, mom, special project manager, MS Office Goddess, beautiful dreamer, randomly eccentric lady. (Not necessarily in that order...)

Posted on April 7, 2014, in Brenna Bakes and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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