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Ten Free Printables for Thanksgiving

  Planning a feast this Thanksgiving?  Will there be children and relatives to keep busy..errr, I mean entertain so you can get your work done in the kitchen without getting too distracted?  Well, Skip to My Lou is here to help with 10 fabulously free printables.  Invitations and place cards, conversation starters and trivia, and […]

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Billy’s Bakery Interview

Who loves Billy’s Bakery, raise your hand?  Last week, I had the opportunity to interview Bel Torres-Scariff, the head baker of Billy’s Bakery.  It was so much fun learning all kinds of fun tidbits about Billy’s Bakery. For those who are not familiar with Billy’s Bakery, please read my recipe share including their famous Vanilla […]

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Easy Thanksgiving Oreo Turkey Dessert

Okay, now I seriously have turkey fever.  First, there were turkey cake pops.  Then, there were turkey tarts.  Now, there are Oreo Turkeys and Cookie Pilgrim Hats!  This great gobbler idea from Our Best Bites is truly inspiring.  The ingredients are all easy to find and fun to eat if you make a few mistakes.  […]

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Orange Cake with Fruit Tingles Frosting

There’s always that one person in every group who proudly declares that they do not like sweets. They say they don’t like chocolate, or that they would rather eat something savory. Personally, I think that is weird, but to each their own.  Here’s a recipe for all of those who are in denial about desserts–and […]

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Gluten Free Shirley Temple Cupcake

Someone has finally made my wildest dreams come true.   My favorite beverage has been turned into a delicious dessert. I love how similar these cupcakes are to a Shirley Temple drink. They have a layer of red cherry cake on the bottom with 7-up in the batter, and each cupcake is topped with a […]

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Christmas Gingerbread Dessert Table

I adore everything about Christmas.  It’s one of my favorite holidays.   Jenny Cookies has one of my all-time favorite dessert tables which put me in the Christmas spirit right away.  Her Christmas Gingerbread Dessert table visually sings Christmas carols with homemade gingerbread houses, hot chocolate on a stick, north pole cupcakes, and so many other […]

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Chocolate Oatmeal Candy Bar

I am always looking for a good bar recipe because I get tired of taking cookies to party after party. This Chocolate Oatmeal Almost Candy Bar recipe from A Tender Crumb is one for the books.  It’s clear why they are referred to as “almost candy.” They are kind of like an inside-out snickers bar, […]

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How to make a Rose Bundt Cake

And Food Librarian does it again!  This Cream Cheese Pound Cake with Lime Glaze looks gorgeous in the shape of a rose.  Definitely “the sexiest bundt alive!”  And I hope George Clooney reads this and sends our dear librarian that bouquet of rose bundts she’s been dreaming of.  This is a cake to try, but […]

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Easy Thanksgiving Cookies

Here are my favorite Thanksgiving Turkey Decorated Cookies!  From gorgeous decorated sugar cookies to Oreos, we have you completely covered!  Gobble gobble! Thanksgiving Turkey Cookie Pop made of golden oreos and candy corn (as seen on Hallmark Channel’s Facebook)  @ Heather Ann Melzer Thanksgiving Turkey Decorated Sugar Cookies @ Tidy Mom Thanksgiving Turkey Oreo & […]

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Easy Cranberry Sauce

Mmmm cranberry Sauce, my favorite part of the Thanksgiving feast (except pie, of course). It’s the glue that holds the meal together, that tastes good spread on top of, or mixed in with anything and everything. Growing up, I always looked forward to opening the can. How I loved that satisfying sluurrping sound of the […]

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Best Birthday Cake

When I read this recipe for the “Best Birthday Cake” Smitten Kitchen, I had one of those little kid moments and thought that she was actually talking to me!  Yes, I love the “consistently perfect, moist and plush yellow layer cake” attributes of a cake mix, but I can’t recreate this “consistently plush (but not […]

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Pumpkin Pie Creme Brulee

How come food that comes in individual cups is so exciting?  These Pumpkin Pie Creme Brulees, from Guy Fieri at Food Network Magazine, are no exception.  Perfectly crafted desserts for the intermediate baker, they look so inviting for fall with the burnt orange color of pumpkin, topped with a thick caramelized sugar crust.  While this […]

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