Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

Tis the season for EVERYTHING pumpkin 😀 I am doing my part by contributing to the massive number of pumpkins that are consumed during this season in this country! I typically don’t enjoy pumpkin cookies, pumpkin pies, etc. however these muffins are DELICOUS! Wo! So enjoy! I followed this recipe to almost a T from … Continue reading

Cream Cheese Banana Bread

In anticipation for the card game NERTS (such a BEAUTIFUL game) to be played last night, I decided to use up some of the bananas that I had been stockpiling in the freezer.  I still have many more bananas to use… I also happened to have plenty of cream cheese, so I decided to search … Continue reading

Tiramisu Cookies

Okay, so I have been away for some time, a LONG time! Alas, I am back with a deeeelicious recipe acquired from the always helpful and distracting pinterest.com.  I had been meaning to try this recipe for some time, and finally the opportunity came up.  I hosted a Cookie and Cards party for my residents … Continue reading

Peanut-Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Was looking for a new cookie recipe to try and came across this gem! Peanut butter + oatmeal + chocolate chips = WOW! I didn’t actually get to taste the baked cookie, but the cookie dough was sooo good! I made the dough for my father to take home and keep in his fridge to … Continue reading

Boston Cream Pie

So for my father’s birthday.  I made his favorite cake/pie, I am not sure why it is called a pie, but anyways, a Boston Cream Pie! I pre-made the yellow cake (just one day before, and kept it in the fridge) to make the assembly much easier. Here are the instructions for the yellow cake.  … Continue reading

Easy Peasy Caramel

…do you want to know a SECRET? Dare I say it is one that will make you soooo happy?! …or at least me very happy when I found out… …making CARAMEL is as easy as boiling a can of sweetened condensed milk in a large pot of water… – WHAT?! yeap, it’s true.  And…that is … Continue reading

A Basic Yellow Cake

I have never made yellow cake from scratch.  The box is just so easy.  Then again, I rarely make the box one, because it just isn’t quite as delicious as homemade cakes. However, the occasion came for me to try making a yellow cake.  My father’s birthday was this week and he will be coming … Continue reading

Scrumptious Chocolate Cake

Searching like crazy for a quick and delicious chocolate cake for a dear friend’s birthday, we came across this gem – Moist Chocolate Cake found on foodess.com. This cake is very versatile with the blogger saying that it is a great recipe for sheet cakes, layer cakes, cupcakes, etc.  The ingredients are likely to be … Continue reading

Berries with a Tantalizing Ricotta Dip

Need a fun way to use those frozen berries outside of the classic smoothie option? I have had some frozen raspberries for awhile because they were purchased with the intention of using them for of course smoothies! Alas, I never got around to making smoothies, but the other day I was thinking that I needed … Continue reading

Cake-pop Fail…

So we tried to make cake pops a few weeks ago. Can you say “epic cake pop fail,” because we failed epically. Right from the beginning we started off poorly. Basically what happend was a combination of none of us actually learning or reading how to make cake pops or what ingredients to buy but … Continue reading