This cheesecake is so creamy-dreamy, and the matcha flavor is amazing with the spices in the crust!

Matcha Swirl Cheesecake

This cool and creamy Cheesecake is accented with a Swirl of verdant Matcha.  You’ll love the earthy Green Tea flavor with the sweetly Spiced Graham Cracker Crust! It’s once again time for Mystery Dish, and I couldn’t be happier to share this month’s recipe with you! I tried a new-to-me ingredient and I loved it!  I’m […]

Pumpkin Boston Cream Pie- with Maple Custard and Caramelized White Chocolate Ganache. Awesome fall flavors!

Pumpkin Boston Cream Pie

Layers of Spiced Pumpkin Cake are sandwiched with Maple Custard and Topped with a Toasty Caramelized White Chocolate Ganache.  You’ll love all the Fall flavors in this unique take on Boston Cream Pie! Happy Friday, my friends!  Are you ready for the weekend?  I know I am, it’s been a verrrrrry busy week, and I’m […]

Healthier Chocolate Cake: whole wheat, coconut oil, applesauce, & Greek yogurt. The texture and flavor are amazing!! So chocolate-y & moist, & a snap to make!

Healthier Chocolate Snacking Cake and Rock the Lunchbox

Feel good about feeding this Snacking Cake to your family.  It’s got Whole Grains, Healthy Fats, and a lot Less Refined Sugar.  The Flavor is so Dark, Rich and Chocolate-y, and it’s Moist as can be! Easy, One-Bowl Recipe. Hey guys!  How’s your week going?  It’s Wednesday and I couldn’t be more excited because some of my […]

Such a fun Fall treat! Pumpkin Cannoli with a creamy, spiced filling & a nutty almond brittle shell

Pumpkin Cannoli and a Giveaway

Delicate Almond Florentine shells are infused with Orange and Sea Salt, and paired with a Fluffy Pumpkin & Spice Cannoli Cream.  You’re going to love the way the Caramel-y, Praline-like Cookie compliments the Creamy, sweet Cheese Filling in this fun Fall Dessert Recipe. Good morning!  It’s Monday and I’m geared up for a great week.  It’s […]

BH&G Cooking Experience | Baking a Moment

The Better Homes and Gardens Cooking Experience

Join me at the Better Homes and Gardens Cooking Experience in Des Moines, Iowa, October 10-11, 2014, for a fabulous, exclusive Holiday Event! Good morning my dear friends!  I am getting a little bit of a slow start today; I had the most exhausting but exhilarating day yesterday!  I’m still coming down from the high… It […]

Like Pumpkin Pie in Cookie Form! Pumpkin Alfajores, GF, DF, & No Refined Sugar

Pumpkin Butter Alfajores

This twist on the Classic South American Alfajores is like a Pumpkin Pie in Cookie Form!  The Pumpkin Butter is so Easy to Prepare, and both the Cookies and the Filling are Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, and have No Refined Sugar. I’m stepping a little outside of my comfort zone with this recipe!  It happens to be: […]

If you like snacking on Peanut Butter and Apples, you'll LOVE these Apple & PB M&M Blondie Bars! #FlavorofFall #shop

Apple Peanut Butter M&M’s Blondie Bars #FlavorofFall

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. If you like snacking on Peanut Butter and Apples, you’ll LOVE these Bars!  A thick and fudgy Whole Wheat Blondie is infused with Apple Sauce, Oats, and Peanut Butter, and studded all throughout with Peanut Butter M&M’s!  It’s a […]

Peach Blueberry Pot Pies | Baking a Moment

Peach Blueberry Pot Pies and Time Management

Enjoy the last of the Summer Fruit with these Easy Peach Blueberry Pot Pies, and a Glimpse into the Daily Routine of a Mommy Blogger. This is the moment I have been anticipating for over 7 years. I don’t mean anticipating, like omg I can’t wait!  I mean anticipating like, I know it’s coming, and […]

Easy Blender Tomato Soup | Baking a Moment

Easy, Make Ahead Blender Tomato Soup

This Easy, Make Ahead Tomato Soup Recipe comes together in Less than Five Minutes!  Whip up a batch in your Blender and have it all week long for a wholesome After-School Snack for your Kids. Ok I’m a weirdo.  This is going to sound really strange, but- I just feel like I need to talk […]

Alternating layers of Angel Food Cake and Devils Food Cake are filled with Salted Caramel Mousse, frosted with Espresso Swiss Meringue Buttercream, and glazed with a Decadent Dark Chocolate Ganache.

Salted Caramel Mocha Heaven & Hell Cake

Alternating layers of Angel Food Cake and Devils Food Cake are filled with Salted Caramel Mousse, frosted with Espresso Swiss Meringue Buttercream, and glazed with a Decadent Dark Chocolate Ganache.  Your guests will swoon over this fabulous Heaven & Hell Cake! Hey everybody!  How is your long weekend going?  Ours is good, so far it’s been really […]

Grilled Corn & Blueberry Flatbread with Whipped Goat Cheese & Basil Vinaigrette | Baking a Moment

Grilled Corn & Blueberry Flatbread with Whipped Goat Cheese & Basil Vinaigrette

Warm Whole Wheat Flatbreads are topped with Fluffy Whipped Goat Cheese, Tender Greens, Grilled Corn, & Fresh Blueberries, Drizzled with a summery Basil Vinaigrette, and sprinkled with Crunchy Pistachios.  Whip up this Easy Meal for a Busy Weeknight Dinner. Don’t forget to scroll all the way to the bottom, for a fun giveaway from your Mystery Dish […]

Homemade Whole Wheat Mini Bagels | Baking a Moment

Homemade Whole Wheat Mini Bagels with Nutella, & a Giveaway

Bake up a big batch of Homemade Whole Wheat Mini Bagels for your Kids‘ Breakfasts!  Easy to Make, great for Busy Mornings, and delicious!  Especially when topped with Nutella Spread. Don’t forget to scroll all the way to the bottom of the post, for a fabulous sweepstakes giveaway from Nutella!  I’m about to say something […]

Writing Process | Baking a Moment

Baking a Moment: The Writing Process

A behind-the-scenes peek at the Writing Process of Baking a Moment. Hi friends!  Today I’m bringing you something a little different. Maybe you’ve seen some of these posts floating around the blogosphere lately- well, I am so honored to have been invited to participate in the Writing Process Blog Tour, by my good friend Nora of […]