Do you want to make your own DIY Wedding favors? I absolutely love this idea by Intimate Weddings. They took CD sleeves and stuffed each one with a homemade chocolate chip cookie. They were generous enough to include free printable label stickers to stick on each individual wedding favor. This is a perfect idea for […]
Have you ever looked at a wedding cake and wondered how someone was able to make such beautiful, delicate, and realistic flowers out of sugar? Well, Jacqueline Butler of Petalsweet Cakes knows exactly how. Jacqueline started her San Diego based wedding cake business in 2003, and since then, she has made a name for herself […]
Here is a rich chocolate frosting recipe. It’s easy to pipe and swirl on top of cupcakes. Beantown Baker had tried several chocolate frosting recipes. Including Chocolate Ganache, Hershy’s Chocolate Frosting and Chocolate American Buttercream. Neither frosting recipe was perfect for her cupcakes. Luckily, she came across a Dark Chocolate Frosting recipe from Baking Heart. […]
This is the next cupcake I plan on making. Stef from Cupcake Project has been hard at work trying to discover the Best Vanilla Cupcake recipe. I have been carefully following her vanilla cupcake challenge for quite some time. Stef gathered 50 bakers to test and rate 3 different rounds of vanilla cupcake recipes. The […]
So many desserts go hand-in-hand with whipped cream. Two Tarts has a Vanilla Whipped Cream recipe that only consist of 3 ingredients. All you will need is one pint of heavy whipping cream, seeds of one vanilla bean (or 1tsp pure vanilla extract), and 2 Tbsp powdered sugar. Whipped Cream pairs perfectly with pumpkin pie, […]
Are you ready for a chic twist on a classic cookie? Try baking…
I have heard so much hype about how amazing Paradise Bakery’s Sugar Cookies are. Guess what? We have the famous recipe. I definitely plan on baking Paradise Bakery’s Sugar Cookies this Christmas for a Cookie Exchange. I cannot begin to tell you how much hype I have heard about the recipe. Everyone says they are […]
Ready to add a new flavor to your traditional Snickerdoodle Cookie recipe? Try The Novice Chef Blog’s Chai Snickerdoodle Cookie Recipe. I am a huge fan of both, Chai Tea Lattes and Snickerdoodle Cookies. Jessica says “They are soft, chewy, and full of flavor. They have the wonderful, slight sour flavor of traditional snickerdoodles…but they […]
Smitten Kitchen is at it again with another fabulous recipe.
Ready to set something new on the table this Halloween or Thanksgiving? Cookies and Cups has a hip twist on a trendy dessert. She made Orange Velvet Whoopie Pies filled with Cream Cheese Frosting. I love how she shaped and decorated each whoopie pie into a Autumn Pumpkin. Luckily, Cookies and Cups spoiled us with […]
Bakerella ventured out and made Hi-Hat Cupcakes. I have yet to make Hi Hat Cupcakes. Bakerella used Martha’s Stewart’s Hi Hat Cupcake recipe and it was a complete success. You can never go wrong with Martha Stewart. Hi Hat Cupcakes from the recipe book, Cupcakes. Yield Makes 12 cupcakes Ingredients For the Batter 3 […]
I absolutely adore these Thanksgiving Turkey Cupcakes. You will never believe how easy these were to make. The Kitchn baked chocolate cupcakes with chocolate frosting. Each cupcake was topped with chocolate sprinkles and candy corn. They piped white frosting for the eyes. What a fun activity these would make with the kiddies.
For those who love Peanut Butter Cookies and are willing to turn it up just a notch… Martha Stewart has a recipe for Peanut Butter Cookie Cupcakes. These cupcakes have been all the buzz on Pinterest these days. They are on my bucket list and I can hardly wait to make them. Martha Stewart’s Peanut […]
I heard through the grapevine these are the best cookie recipes. My latest grapevine has been Pinterest. With all the Christmas Cookie exchanges you have to prepare for, I figured I better get an early start on spreading the word. If you beat me to the kitchen, let me know how it goes. Happy Baking […]
Here is one of my latest favorite DIY Craft ideas. Irene’s Closet thrifted these spoons, dipped in chalkboard paint, and turned into plant markers for the garden. I think these would make such fun dessert tags at a wedding or a party. This is such a clever idea. You can also purchase these at Irene’s […]
Doesn’t Snickerdoodle and Pumpkin sound like the perfect flavor combination? The moment I heard about these two pairing up for an ice cream sandwich duo, I just had to have one. Pennies On a Platter has countless photos on her blog demonstrating how to make Snickerdoodle Pumpkin ice Cream Sandwiches. Yum!
Looking for a fun new way to decorate your next birthday cake? The Great Cake Company posted their Sprinkle Cake on their blog. It’s made up of 5 layers or different colored cake, purple, blue, turquoise, green, yellow, orange, and red. The entire cake was frosted and covered with rainbow sprinkles. I completely adore […]
I am beginning to believe that salt and caramel go hand in hand. The opposite flavors of sweet and salty truly compliment one another. Fresh New England created Salted Caramel Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting. If you look through the other photos she posted, you can see the moisture in the cake. Happy baking! Salted […]