CHOCOLATE CUPCAKES WITH STRAWBERRY MARSHMALLOW FROSTING

Chocolate Cupcakes with Strawberry Marshmallow Frosting are a classic recipe that everyone will love! Made with fresh strawberries, whipped marshmallow buttercream and delectable chocolate cake. Did you see the news? To say that we are excited is probably an understatement. To celebrate the impending arrival of our little girl, I made these simple chocolate cupcakes […]

STRAWBERRY BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

This recipe was born from wanting to do something different with chocolate cupcakes and having some fresh strawberries in the fridge. I had very low expectations, but it really turned out delicious. Normally Strawberry Frosting is not one of my favorites but I think I don’t like the artificial taste you get from strawberry extract […]

THE BEST CHOCOLATE BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

Every year on Laurie’s birthday, I ask her what kind of birthday cake she wants, and every year she says yellow cake with chocolate frosting. Laurie comes from the “if it ain’t broke don’t fix it” school of birthday desserts. Our Best Chocolate Buttercream Frosting recipe comes from years of trying to make the perfect […]

STRAWBERRY CUPCAKES WITH CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

These Strawberry Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting are perfect! So moist and fluffy! And they are an amazing copy of one my favorite cupcakes! So I think I’ve mentioned it before, but in case I haven’t here’s my little secret: Even though I bake mostly from scratch these days, I grew up on box mixes […]

STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE COOKIE CUPS

THESE STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE COOKIE CUPS ARE THE PERFECT PAIRING OF FRUITY CHEESECAKE AND CHEWY SUGAR COOKIES. Has anyone else had trouble getting back into the swing of things? Ugh. My brain is still in Holiday mode and it’s been a bit of a slog trying to get through this week. The gears just aren’t turning. […]

BOSTON CREAM PIE CUPCAKES

These Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes are to die for! A moist vanilla cupcake, pastry cream filling and beautiful chocolate ganache topping make this one tasty cupcake you will definitely want to sink your teeth into. So I guess today is the day that I will dispel the myth that I have always been an amazing […]

Cannoli Poke Cake

OK, raise your hands if you remember my Easy Candy Bar Poke Cake from two years back. You know, the one that’s called a poke cake because you poke holes in it once it’s baked and drizzle it with condensed milk…and caramel…and whipped topping and chopped candy bars. Oh yeah, you remember it now. Quit […]

ALMOND AMARETTO CUPCAKES

These Almond Amaretto Cupcakes have a moist almond cupcake, almond frosting and a fluffy white chocolate amaretto center! So Christmas Eve night, something rare happened. The hubs baked with me! It was sort of unintentional. We’d gotten into bed and were ready to go to sleep, but then all of a sudden I realized I’d […]

CHEESECAKE SUGAR COOKIE CUPS

These amazing cheesecake sugar cookie cups have a sugar cookie for a crust, topped with a simple no bake cheesecake filling and your favorite fruit. These cookie cups are perfect for an easy yet elegant dessert. Happy Friday friends! Its almost the weekend, which is always a reason to celebrate! These cheesecake sugar cookie cups […]

PUMPKIN BAKED OATMEAL MUFFIN CUPS

Baked oatmeal muffin cups are a staple in our kitchen. They are such a perfect breakfast idea. Made with 100% whole grains and very low sugar, they make a healthy breakfast that is reminiscent of a warm bowl of oatmeal, yet they are portable and can be eaten on the go. I am really not […]