Yesterday was apparently National Dessert Day. I can’t keep up with the endless list of national food holidays, but I definitely couldn’t let this one pass without celebrating! My favorite way to celebrate anything is with cupcakes, so I whipped up one of my favorites- carrot cake cupcakes with maple cream cheese frosting. While I… Read more
Did you ever eat mallomars as a kid? I know I used to go crazy for that epic combination of shortbread cookie and marshmallow covered in chocolate. Mallomars were a staple in my house growing up and that is why I raced into my kitchen the second I found out how to make them… Read more
I really couldn’t wait any longer to share this recipe with you. I have been trying to find a good homemade granola bar recipe forever, and I mean FOREVER. I stayed up late at night multiple times trying different recipes and determining how I could make them better. And guess what? This is THE ONE.
You will most likely see many breakfast recipes on this blog even though it is mainly a dessert blog. I LOVE breakfast just as much as dessert, probably because it is easy to get away with eating dessert for breakfast. I mean, pancakes are really just an acceptable way of eating cake for breakfast, especially… Read more
Yesterday was very exciting! Out of the blue my boyfriend surprised me with a brand new camera so that I can take better pictures for my blog. I have already started playing with the camera a bit and I have to agree that it takes WAY better pictures than my phone. So if you… Read more
While banana bread can be considered a dessert, it is really acceptable just about any time of day. Since I only like to eat bananas when they are just ripe, I almost always have over ripened bananas laying around. I refuse to throw them out when they can easily be turned into something so delicious,… Read more
My boyfriend’s birthday was this past weekend and I knew he wanted a yellow cake with chocolate frosting, but I wanted to make something a little more exciting than a simple frosted layer cake. Although I bake all the time, I don’t make cakes very often. This gives me a little too much time to… Read more