Apple Snickerdoodle Bread

Apple Snickerdoodle Bread Recipe

Apple Snickerdoodle Bread is perfect for the fall! Snickerdoodles are always a fan favorite, but adding a little apple really bumps up the flavor! I made a large loaf and 4 muffins and I ate the muffins while they were still piping hot… so good!  The Story: Can I add “apple picking” to my bucket [Read more...]

Banana Nutella Cupcakes

Banana Nutella Cupcakes

Yellow-banana cake topped with rich Nutella frosting.  Nutella and bananas are a match made in dessert heaven.  And to make this recipe as easy as possible, I use a cake mix to start! The Story: Back to school. Even though I’m done with school (for now) it still brings back all the lunch box memories. [Read more...]

Cookie Secrets: Everything you need to know to make the best cookies ever.

Cookie Dough Secrets

  Cookies, cookies, cookies.  You know, there’s pie season in the Winter, and pumpkin season in the Fall, and cobbler season in the Summer.  But cookies are just a year-round dessert.  Today I’m focusing my tips on chocolate chip cookies, but some of the tips apply to lots of different types. Whenever I need to [Read more...]

4th of July Food Round-Up

4th of July round up

The 4th is almost here! I hope you have your fireworks, face paint and grill all ready to go! Here are a few last minute food ideas for your picnics… Lemon Berry Whipped Cream 4th of July Cupcakes 4th of July Milkshakes Fruity Fourth Cupcakes Red, White and Blue Popsicles  Decorating Idea: Sometimes it’s just [Read more...]

Banana Blueberry Cupcakes

Banana Blueberry Cupcakes

I made this incredible Banana Blueberry Bundt Cake last summer, so I knew I just had to try making a cupcake version! I don’t know what it is about baked blueberries but they just make everything better.  Plus, you can’t really ever go wrong with a cupcake topped with cream cheese frosting  So… we have [Read more...]