I can’t think of a tastier holiday combination than sugar and cranberries….
I don’t know whether it’s a good thing or a bad thing to love peppermint and chocolate during the holiday season! Then again, maybe it doesn’t matter because I eat peppermint and chocolate all year round, and this way I’m just surrounded by savory recipes and treats at every turn. I love it! Culinary […]
I don’t know which to recommend more: the cookies or the writing! The Busty Baker had me in stitches with her witty humor, leaving me wanting to read more. And with her beautiful cookies, she left me wanting to eat more! These Peppermint Sugar Cookie Bars incorporate two minty candies with the buttery warmth […]
Does my eyes deceive me? Chocolate chips, cookie dough, and bark?!! The brilliance of Bakers Royale strikes again and this time it’s in the form of chocolate chip cookie dough bark. And as if that weren’t enough, it’s easy friends! Oh yes, 5 ingredients and 20 minutes are all that separate you from mouth-watering indulgence. […]
“Pick meeeee!” Pardon my hot chocolate. It’s just begging for one of these bedecked and bedazzled spoons to be stirred into it! From the creative kitchen of Marie LaBaron come these Hot Chocolate Spoons For Your Dipping Pleasure that you can make at home before a party, during a party, or for a “me” […]
“Whip it…whip it gooooood!” says The Kitchen Magpie of her Best Buttercream Frosting. You’ll have to check out her site to see the delicious swirl of butter (must be salted!), cream and icing sugar she is mixing up for a homemade chocolate cake. It makes me want to ask her if I can lick […]
Calling all coffee lovers! Who doesn’t love a good latte? I know I do, which is why I was so excited when Josie at Pink Parsley created the perfect dessert based on her favorite drink, the vanilla latte. Her Vanilla Latte Cupcakes have a coffee cupcake base and are topped with vanilla espresso swiss […]
You race home from Christmas shopping…I mean, work…you see the neighbor kids putting on their scarves and mittens, and then you see tucked under their arms are Caroling Books. That’s right! You totally forgot that tonight was the night they were going door to door, and you have nothing to serve these cherub faced […]
Carrot cake is my absolute favorite type of cake. And these Carrot Cupcakes by 6 Bittersweets are the prettiest carrot cupcakes I have seen! Just look at the beautiful ruffled frosting and cute marzipan carrots. They’re almost too pretty to eat! Regardless of what mix-ins you like to add to your carrot cupcakes, these decorative […]
Cake truffles (or cake balls) have been a huge dessert trend…..
If you’re looking for a stunning cookie to impress your guests, these Black and White Checkerboard Cookies from Cook & Be Merry are it! Vanilla and chocolate cookie doughs are layered two times to create the unique checkerboard pattern. Although the process is quite involved, the end result is beautiful! I can’t wait to […]
Yes, you read that right. No Bake Cookies! Lick The Bowl Good has shared the perfect chocolate peanut butter fix for when you’re craving something sweet and you just don’t want to wait. These cookies are made on the stovetop and are ready in less than 10 minutes. Now that’s my kind of cookie. […]
I must have been one of the last to board the salted caramel train…why did it take me so long?!! These beautiful salted caramel brownies from myrecipes.com (via Cooking Light) are not only beautiful but also delicious. And, at 180 calories per serving, let’s just say you don’t have to feel guilty about plopping one […]
Meet Jennifer Shea, owner of Seattle’s Trophy Cupcakes. Jennifer is a long time baker and party maker who was winning 4-H baking competitions before her 9th birthday. Jennifer spent many years perfecting unique recipes before opening up her first cupcake shop. Jennifer and her husband, Michael Williamson, opened up Trophy Cupcakes in 2007. In addition to their […]
This Cupcake looks like a temptation but it isn’t! This is actually a dessert for the eyes. Audra from The Kurtz Corner made these adorable Christmas Cupcake Ornaments sure to please any dessert lover… including the Jolly man himself! These adorable, easy-to-make ornaments are not only too cute to be believed, but they would […]
Bakerella always amazes me with her spectacular creations but these Christmas Cake Pops have me running to my kitchen to bake. I’m not sure which ones I love more, the reindeer, the Santa hats or the Christmas trees so I might have to make them all! Bakerella makes creating these holiday Cake Pops possible […]
Like most women I know Pamela Susan was on the hunt for the perfect cupcake recipe…lucky for us she found it. Her key criteria included chocolate, deliciousness, and ease/speed in making. Her post includes links to the perfect cake and buttercream recipes. Pamela also shares a tip for creating frosting of the most desirable consistency. Pamela also recommends the 1M […]
Cute idea for the playoffs and Super Bowl.