White Chocolate Peppermint Pretzels

Hi guys, it’s me Lily again! I know it’s not Christmas yet, but today we have a Christmas (or holiday) treat to share. But first things first… how was your week? I know mine was awesome!! It was great because my team won our soccer game. It was 14-0! It was so funny because it […]

Blueberry Cupcakes with Blueberry Cream Cheese Frosting

This blueberry cupcake is so striking, people will take notice. The special magic ingredient is freeze dried blueberries, available at Whole foods, Trader Joes, or Amazon. There are no artificial colors or flavors to make this cupcake and instead it relies on the gorgeous natural color of blueberries. INGREDIENTS : 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted […]

THE BEST HOMEMADE DOUBLE CHOCOLATE BROWNIES

I love love love brownies. They are probably my favorite chocolaty dessert. I have tried countless brownie recipes and I never found one that was as good as the boxed brownies that I haven been eating for years. Good news… I’ve finally found a recipe that is BETTER than boxed brownies. That’s right, you read […]

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 Pancakes I’ve Ever Made

EUREKA! Guys, I’m not even kidding when I say I’ve been looking for this buttermilk pancake recipe for my entire life. They are fluffy, crispy on the edges, tender in the middle, and completely stackable. The search is over!! Other people have late-night pizza cravings; I have late night pancake cravings. Seriously, I am the […]

blt chopped salad with corn, feta + avocado

The times when I’m stoked about a salad are few and far between. This is one of them! Can I say stoked? I’ve probably used the word thrice in my life, the third being above. I’m trying it out for size. This salad… ugh. So good. I’ve rambled about my love for chopped salads for […]

Peanut Butter Stuffed Brownies

Fudgy homemade chocolate brownies stuffed with a peanut butter filling and topped with peanut butter and chocolate chips. If you like peanut butter cups, you’ll love these! Last week, I shared my favorite chewy fudgy homemade brownie recipe. My hungry fiancé and friends asked for them again (they’re that good), so today I bring you […]

Pink Heart Shaped Cake

Make your loved ones’ hearts beat quicker and grow fonder when they taste these delicious creations made with love and care by YOU. Check out the step by step picture guide for easy “how to” with full instructions and recipes. INGREDIENTS : 1 package cake mix (2-layer size) any flavor except angel food 1 cup […]