Apr 20

Cupcake Bunnies

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailLast weekend I was invited by a friend (who I haven’t seen in way too long) to go to her house and make cupcakes. She had bought Better Homes and Gardens’ Cupcake magazine and wanted to try some recipes. Of course I said yes, who says no to a cupcake party? I’ll have a...

6th Birthday Cupcakes
Apr 18

6th Birthday Cupcakes

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailI love when people ask me to bake things for them. Love love love it. So when a friend of mine asked me to make the cupcakes for her daughter’s 6th birthday, I was very honored. Her daughter is a girl who loves her pink, so that was one of the forces behind this...

Chocolate Sugar Cookies (Easter Egg Cookies)
Apr 15

Chocolate Sugar Cookies (Easter Egg Cookies)

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailI’ve wanted to try out chocolate sugar cookies for a long time, so when I thought about making cookies for Easter I decided to go for it. They do not disappoint! Super soft and chocolaty but not too sweet; they make a great pairing for the crunch and sweetness of royal icing.   So...

Apr 13

Baby Peeps

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmail Oh look, some cute little chocolate eggs! Oh look! One’s hatching! What could it be? It’s a baby Peep! While looking for ideas for my daughters’ Easter basket, I thought about all the chocolate eggs and bunnies you can buy in the store.  I got to thinking, why don’t I just get a...

Black Bean Burgers
Apr 11

Black Bean Burgers

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailI love black beans. I love all beans, really, but black beans especially. If they’re on the menu at a restaurant, I order them. Have you tried my refried black bean recipe? So good. I eat the entire recipe. Then I make more and have a taco salad.  So when I saw Sandra Lee...

Maple Filled Doughnut Muffins
Apr 07

Maple Filled Doughnut Muffins

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailRemember those Maple Cookies I made? With that give-me-more-I-need-it-now maple frosting? I had to have it again because I couldn’t stop thinking about it. So I made some doughnut muffins. And I filled them with the addicting frosting. And the, to top it all off, I brushed them with butter and dipped them in...

Peanut Butter Oreo Brownies
Apr 05

Peanut Butter Oreo Brownies

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmail Yes, your eyes are not playing tricks on you. There are in fact Peanut Butter Oreos! Have you seen them yet? Why do these companies keep trying to make me fat? Because as soon as I saw them I had to buy them. Better yet, they taste as good as they sound. So...

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