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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Homemade Reese’s Peanut Butter Eggs


  A homemade version of the classic Easter basket treat- now you can have them all year round! Ok I am so excited to share this recipe with you today! Are you ready for this? Homemade Reese’s peanut butter eggs. No need to wait for the Easter Bunny to arrive. I know a lot of…

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DIY brown sugar


  Do-It-Yourself Brown Sugar! Two simple Ingredients! Making brown sugar at home is so stinkin’ easy. I honestly don’t know why I haven’t been doing this for years.  And I don’t know about you but once in a while I find myself without a bag of brown sugar in my pantry. Ok, truth be told,…

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Mint Oreo Brownies


A fudgy classic brownie recipe made with mint Oreos! So I hope everyone had a great St. Patrick’s Day! I was hoping to post this recipe before St. Patty’s Day came and went, but I spent this last week in Washington D.C. so my apologies. So maybe you’re sick of all things green, but when…

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Chocolate Molten Cakes


Individual chocolate molten cakes- easy to make and even easier to devour!  I know I’m supposed to be all Green and Lucky Charms and Mint this and Guiness that right now- and I will be again shortly- promise. Until then, however I just had to share with you a simple but impressive dessert with you….

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