Vanilla rum cupcakes with eggnog buttercream are a decadent and festive dessert that will make your holiday season complete. I am my mother’s first child, and as such I was her guinea pig. She was determined to have healthy children and that meant I wasn’t allowed much sugar at all. My “candy” was carob peanut […]
Cake and Cupcake Recipes
If you're a cake lover (and who isn't?) then you NEED to check out these recipes. You'll find recipes for death by chocolate cake, strawberry mimosa cupcakes, and lemon blueberry cheesecake layer cake, among so many others. There are plenty of options to feed your sweet tooth right here!
Dark Chocolate Cake with Vanilla Peanut Butter Frosting is the best way I know to celebrate my blog’s birthday, or any other day for that matter. We have something to celebrate this week! My blog turns 1 on Thursday. I’ve been trying for a couple of weeks to figure out something to say about the […]
Marshmallow mocha cupcakes: it’s a chocolate recipe that doesn’t have any peanut butter in it! How am I posting a non-peanut butter-centric recipe. WHO AM I? I don’t even know myself anymore. On the other hand, it’s like the 83rd recipe I’ve posted that has some form of marshmallow in it. . . so maybe […]
Vanilla Bean Peanut Butter Crunch Cake is the ultimate in delicious layer cakes. It’s full of peanut butter, white chocolate, and rice krispies, and yep, vanilla beans. It’s just full of bunches of my favorite ingredients. It’s also full of emotions: love mixed with sadness and grief over missing my sweet Goldilocks. But love is […]
We all need a little (more) butter in our Mondays don’t we? And a little more cake. . .and a little more candy too. Because cake on its own is never good enough for me. Nothing on its own is ever good enough for me. But add some candy and I’m good. Crumbly, buttery candy. […]