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Oh My Chocolate…

On Monday, I came home from work completely exhausted and in the mood for something sweet. Being that I am back to work and too lazy to go to the grocery store for more...

Mocha Cupcakes…

Mocha Cupcakes…

I was sent a cake recipe via email from a friend. She proclaimed this to be better than Dorie Greenspan’s Perfect Party Cake, which was my current fave. This is a basic yellow cake...

Chocolate Whopper Malted Drops…

Chocolate Whopper Malted Drops…

This weeks Tuesdays with Dorie recipe is Chocolate Whopper Malted Drops. I must admit, this recipe did not really intrigue me, although I do indulge in Whoppers from time to time. However, I knew...

Cream Puffs and Eclairs…

Cream Puffs and Eclairs…

Due to Labor Day, I had a lot of time on my hands this past weekend and did a lot of baking. I was inspired by this month’s Daring Bakers challenge and decided to...

Awards!!! Two in one week?!?

Awards!!! Two in one week?!?

When I started this blog out of summer boredom, I never thought anyone would ever read it (besides my dad), let alone acknowledge my blog with an award. So I am truly flattered that...

Banana Bread…

Banana Bread…

I had four really brown (disgusting) bananas hanging out on my counter which left me with two options a.) throw them in the trash or b.) make something banana-y. I decided to go with...

It’s Tuesday…

It’s Tuesday…

This week’s Tuesday’s with Dorie recipe is for Chunky Peanut Butter and Oatmeal Chocolate Chipsters chosen by, Stefany, of the blog, Proceed with Caution. I have not made a lot of cookies in recent...

Red Velvet Cupcakes…

Red Velvet Cupcakes…

Cupcakes…you all know I have a thing for them! For some reason they are my go to baking item and they are my favorite thing to decorate! I have been trying to step outside...

My New Favorite Thing…

My New Favorite Thing…

Rarely do I make a purchase that I feel compelled to write about on my blog. However, this gorgeous cake stand from The Bees Knees on Etsy is an exception. I browsed the internet...

Hidden Berry Cream Cheese Torte…

Hidden Berry Cream Cheese Torte…

Today’s recipe is a really delicious spin on a traditional cheesecake, called a Hidden Berry Cream Cheese Torte. This dessert has a wonderful cookie crust topped with a velvety layer of cream cheese and...