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Ginger Ale Cupcakes

The concept of baking with soda pop was recommended to me by a house guest I had recently. He reminisced about the 7-Up cake his mother used to make for him. I’m not sure why I hadn’t considered baking with pop before – I certainly cook with it (slow cooker pork, anyone?), and I’ve baked sparkling wine cupcakes for New …

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Go-To Chocolate Cake

If you are looking for a recipe to fall back on when you’re in a pinch, then look no further. This cake is a delicious enough to be a hit at a party, and easy enough to be a lazy Sunday treat. I used this recipe in my Horizon: Zero Dawn cake. Paired with a rich chocolate buttercream frosting, and …

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Horizon: Zero Dawn Review… with Cake!

As a self-proclaimed hater of most post-apocalyptic themed media, I was pleasantly surprised to discover a strong love for such a world. In Guerrilla’s game, Horizon: Zero Dawn, a lot of care was put into the environment… and it shows. Big time. Everything feels seamless – from the gorgeous scenery, to the way you organically choose your combat style. The …

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A Big Thank You

As each year comes and goes, I seem to get busier and busier. In creating The Wright PLAYce, I stacked another project on top of my insanely busy schedule… but it was 100% worth it. I absolutely love doing this. I wouldn’t have had the guts to start without a big push from my awesome husband, Rob. Since he has continued …

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Current Game of the House: The Witcher 3

Hyrule, here I come! The new Switch looks great; unfortunately, all I have now is the Wii U, so that’s what I will be using to play this. The last game was Horizon: Zero Dawn. I thoroughly enjoyed it, but I am also looking forward to a completely different style of gameplay. My list of “must play” games is piling …