Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Scones

Deliciously sweet pumpkin scones with chocolate chips and cinnamon sugar icing are going to become our Thanksgiving morning tradition. The hard part is going to be not filling up on them before the turkey. This recipe makes about 40 small scones, I always eat 2 in a sitting. Ingredients 4.5 cups flour 1 cup granulated […]

S’mores Cupcakes

Summertime and s’mores go hand in hand. The combination of toasted marshmallow, rich chocolate and buttery graham crackers is something I dream about, so for Father’s Day I recreated it into cupcakes for my Dad. There are 4 components to these cupcakes and the process of assembling them can be a little labor intensive and […]

Super Moist Chocolate Almond Cake

This chocolate almond cake, has a super moist and velvety texture. It’s the perfect cake for someone who does not want super sweet or a ton of icing, but still wants a beautiful and tasty cake. I recently made it for my mother’s birthday and everyone was impressed! I adapted this recipe from the “Queen […]

Lavender Lemon Honey Bars

Lavender Lemon Honey Bars are the perfect summertime sweet. Summer time is so close you can almost taste it in the air; hot sticky days mixed with the heady scent of flowers. My mom likes to buy in bulk and every summer our house was filled with copious amounts of fruits. We used to make […]

Salted Caramel Banana Chips

Salted Caramel Banana Chips – Bananas Foster in a Chip! These are not difficult to make, but they require a lot of time (baking the banana chips takes about 5 hours!) so break out your patience for this recipe. But the result is sweet and salty snack for the banana lover in your family! Great […]

Lemon Blueberry Sandwich Cookies

Lemon Blueberry Sandwich Cookies are the ultimate spring time treat, a refreshing cookie! I made these cookies over the course of 2 days. (The cookies the first day and the filling the second.) They are a little labor intensive, but even more delicious then I hoped they would be! I was really inspired to use […]

Dark Chocolate Almond Cookies

May is a month of birthdays and celebration. First, my Nana’s birthday followed shortly by my Mother’s, and then immediately Mother’s Day! It’s a month to celebrate the women! And in my family all of the women LOVE dark chocolate covered almonds. The candy is an absolute favorite. Most holidays, where gifts are exchanged, chocolate […]

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Bananas

I found this recipe off of a Pinterest post. It looked so easy on the post, but it proved to be way more difficult trying it for the first time. I think the key really is the thickness of the chocolate, and mine was too thick…  I know too much chocolate, NO WAY… but I […]

Espresso Walnut Meringues

This was such an easy and wonderful recipe from one of my favorite books; The Modern Baker. Warning: They are very rich. For eating such a light cookie, they are absolutely decadent.   Ingredients:4 large egg whitesPinch of salt 1 cup sugar 5 oz finely chopped walnuts 1.5 packs instant coffee (Starbucks) 1 oz bittersweet […]

White Chocolate Mousse Strawberry Cake

Baking from scratch is not something I have done a tremendous amount of before, but I was ready to give it a whirl. I found this recipe: White Chocolate Mousse Strawberry Cake. (Not at all ambitious for a somewhat beginner attempt. HAHA.) But, in all honesty it was easier then I thought and tasted AWESOME! […]