Lemon Cupcakes with Mixed Berry Buttercream


A light lemon cupcake topped with a swirl of creamy mixed berry buttercream! Perfect for summer get togethers! I don’t know about you but I was never much of a lemon dessert person. Then for some odd reason as of late, I’m like more lemon please! The more lemon, the better. And summer and lemon…

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Stuffed Cupcakes


A perfect chocolate cupcake stuffed with a peanut butter cup and topped with a swirl of peanut butter frosting and even more peanut butter cups on top! You want to know the way to a person’s heart? Chocolate + Peanut Butter. Throw in extra peanut butter for good measure. Pretty sure these cupcakes might be…

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Homemade Salted Caramel Sauce


A step by step photo for making your own salted caramel sauce that can be drizzled over ice-cream or stirred into desserts! I remember the first time I made caramel sauce I was so nervous. I carefully watched my caramel and tried to follow each step exactly according to the recipe. So what happened? Oh…

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Pear Walnut Streusel Muffins


A pear muffin with a walnut streusel throughout and even more streusel on top! My apologies for not having posted anything in over a week, but well I was here… Cancun. *Sigh* I was busy soaking up the sun, and enjoying the whole all-inclusive thing. Like this A Red Tuna appetizer at this restaurant, Fuego,…

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Coconut Chocolate Cake


A rich chocolate cake layered with a chocolate ganache frosting, and covered in a coconut buttercream, and more coconut! This cake. Aw this cake. Where do I begin to sing its praises? If we were friends, I would walk over to your house, bringing you a slice. Or two. Because one wouldn’t be enough. I’d…

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Lemon Raspberry Bread


A sour cream pound cake with fresh lemon zest and raspberries folded in- a perfect quick bread for Spring! Now that Spring has sprung I’m 100% all in with all desserts lemon.  Winter- give me chocolate.  Summer- maybe some frozen or no bake. Fall- pumpkin and apple everything! But Spring? Spring = Lemon.  Ok and…

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Carrot Cake Granola


Homemade Granola with all the flavors you would find in a carrot cake! I hope everyone had a fantastic Easter! I know mine was filled with lots of yummy food- ham, mashed potatoes, lots of casseroles- and of course plenty of desserts. I made a chocolate coconut cake that I will share with you later….

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Carrot Cake Oatmeal Cookies


Carrot Cake in oatmeal cookie form! Classic oatmeal cookie loaded with carrots, spices, golden raisins, and pineapple! I don’t know about you but when it comes to Easter desserts, I head straight for a slice of carrot cake slathered in cream cheese frosting. Ok truth be told, I’m usually the person who brought the cake….

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Peanut Butter Cadbury Cookie Cups + 5 more Cadbury Mini Egg Desserts!


Peanut Butter + Chocolate + Cadbury Mini Eggs = Perfect Easter treat! Gluten Free too! It’s only one week to Easter…are you getting ready? If you are looking for an easy but impressive Easter dessert to bring to your family get together then these cookie cups might be it. Or maybe you just want an…

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