Homemade Halloween Oreos

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These homemade Halloween Oreos are such a fun holiday treat!  Easy to make, and they taste way better than the pre-packaged kind!   Have you been seeing the Halloween Oreos at your local supermarket?  Such a cute idea for the holiday, right? My kids love all the fun Oreo varieties that are out there these… 

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Pumpkin Chocolate Halloween Cake

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Make this pumpkin chocolate Halloween cake for your holiday celebration! With its spooky stripes and festive garnishes, it will be the hit of the party!  Ok so we are *nearly* mid-October (eep!) so I think it’s about time to start breaking out the Halloween desserts.  Hooray! What do you say we kick off the season with this spooky… 

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Simply Perfect Chocolate Cake

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This is THE BEST chocolate cake recipe out there!  Easy, one-bowl recipe, moist and melt-in-your-mouth, with tons of deep chocolate flavor!  This is something I have been meaning to share for a long time!  My chocolate cupcake recipe is one of the top posts on this site, and readers are always asking me if it… 

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Tropical Pina Colada Cupcakes

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Just like your favorite frozen cocktail, these cupcakes have all the sunny, tropical flavors of a pina colada!  You’ll love the way the pineapple, coconut, and rum flavors really shine in this recipe.   Do you have a “splurge” drink?  I mean like a special cocktail that you order when you really want to be indulgent… 

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Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Oreo Baked Alaska

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Satisfy your sweet-tooth with these Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Oreo Baked Alaskas!  It’s a throwback recipe with a modern twist: chocolate cake, chocolate sandwich cookies with peanut butter creme filling, homemade chocolate ice cream, and toasted meringue all come together in this spectacular dessert.  Hey everybody, it’s Thursday!  I know I usually don’t post on a… 

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Mocha Cupcakes

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If you like coffee and chocolate, then you’ll love these Mocha Cupcakes!  Moist, deeply chocolate-y cupcakes are topped with a silky Swiss buttercream that’s spiked with rich espresso.  It’s Friday, woo-hoo! Can somebody please tell me where the week went?  Seriously. I’m so sorry for the spotty posting schedule of late.  You may or may not have… 

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Easter Basket Cupcakes with American-Style Buttercream

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Make these adorable Easter Basket Cupcakes this Spring!  Follow the easy video tutorial for a fun project to work on with your kids or grandkids.  Use your favorite cupcakes along with this fabulous American-Style Buttercream, for an unforgettable holiday treat!   Happy Spring, my peeps!  Can you believe it?  We survived the Winter and now here… 

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White Cupcakes

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Classic White Cupcakes that are perfect for any occasion!  Moist and fluffy, with a fine crumb and a delicate hint of almond.  So simple to make- they’re sure to become a favorite! I would like to introduce you to my new favorite cupcake recipe. These have been on heavy rotation for the last few weeks,… 

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Shamrock Shake Macarons

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A fun and festive macaron, all decked out in St. Patrick’s Day green!  These minty treats will remind you of your favorite seasonal fast food treat: the Shamrock Shake!  The countdown is on for St. Patrick’s Day! How do you like to do St. Patrick’s?  When I was younger (in other words: pre-kids) I used… 

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Kir Royale Macarons

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A kir royale is the perfect cocktail for when you want to feel fancy, and these raspberry champagne macarons capture the flavors beautifully!  With their sweet almond shells, juicy fresh raspberries, and champagne Swiss buttercream filling, these cute little pastries are just right for a shower or Oscars viewing party.   I’m on a raspberry kick,… 

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Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Buttercream

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This Chocolate Cake is perfect for a party!  Moist chocolate cake layers, filled and frosted with a sweet and delicate raspberry Swiss meringue buttercream, for a pretty pink dessert that’s sure to delight!  Isn’t this a pretty pink cake? Is it bad that I made it for my husband’s birthday?  Be honest. It’s ok.  I know… 

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Red Velvet Cupcakes

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Classic Red Velvet Cupcakes are always the hit of the party!  These are moist and flavorful, with a hint of cocoa and a slight buttermilk tang.  Top with luscious swirls of cream cheese frosting and sprinkling of toasty pecans, for a can’t-miss treat.   Are ya keeping warm? It’s January, people!  If it didn’t seem… 

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