This Red Wine Chocolate Castle Cake is an irresistibly moist chocolate cake spiced with the dark fruit notes of Malbec wine & coated with a lightly sweetened cream cheese frosting, then covered with a sprinkle embellished white chocolate bark for a fun, yet regal appearance.
I hope you had a wonderful holiday & managed to create loads and loads of memories with your loved ones. Do tell if any of them were hilarious, juicy, or embarrassing because I’m all ears when a chuckle or two is involved.
Boston was only supposed to be a temporary rendezvous point for the Mr. and I.
The world headquarters for the multinational company the two of us have spent the majority of our adult lives dedicated to is located in Ohio. Because of this, the plan had always been for us to return back to the house we lovingly built in Cincinnati once our assignment in Kenya was complete. I would continue to work as a scientist in the Beauty Category and the Mr. would move on to another Marketing assignment.
But things never seem to go as planned and instead the company diverted us to Boston where I had no choice but to work on a new brand that I had little interest or passion for. After 11 months of trying to make it work, I finally decided that the time was right for me to leave Corporate and explore other passions that I never seemed to have time for while working endless hours for Corporate. And since the plan was for the Mr. to ultimately be sent back to Ohio, it frankly did not make sense for me to explore careers with other companies in the Boston area.