Baking

Top Ingredient Substitutions for Cooking and Baking

Have you ever gotten deep into cooking a recipe, only to realize you were missing an ingredient? Yeah, same here.  It is sooo annoying and completely nerve wracking at the moment.  I am already thinking that this is going to be a failure of a recipe and that I will not have anything ready in time… Read More Top Ingredient Substitutions for Cooking and Baking

Baking

Robin Eggs Garden Carrot Cupcakes

I absolutely love carrot cake.  Although I think it is typically a “fall” dessert, it always makes an appearance around here in the springtime for Easter.  Last year I made a three layer carrot cake and although it was delicious and really pretty, it took A LOT of work! I am glad I made it… Read More Robin Eggs Garden Carrot Cupcakes

Baking

Simple Homemade Graham Cracker Crust

Graham cracker crust in   under 20 minutes? Yes, please!  Knowing that a crust can be made that easily really makes me want to always have homemade crusts with my pies.  I remember the first time making a semi-homemade graham cracker crust.  My prepared crust had shattered and I didn’t know how to remedy it… But… Read More Simple Homemade Graham Cracker Crust

Baking, Chocolate, Dessert

Nutella Krispy Ice Cream Cake

This is the perfect summertime treat! The perfect combo of chocolatey, crunchy & creamy! YUM :)… Read More Nutella Krispy Ice Cream Cake

Baking, Chocolate, Dessert, Holidays

Chocolate Souffles (and Happy New Year!)

This past week, Mikey and I have been staying at my parent’s house with my grandma while they are out of town.  It has been a pretty fun week of going to the movies (La La Land was a great one!), eating out, taking lots of naps and getting ready for the new year (or well,… Read More Chocolate Souffles (and Happy New Year!)

Baking, Chocolate, Dessert

S’mores Crescents

Okay, so I have a thing for s’mores.  It’s funny because I used to absolutely hate marshmallows.  But lately, ohh that gooey chocolate and graham flavor combined with toasted marshmallows?  Deelish! I can’t get enough of these! They are just a quick and easy way to make a s’mores treat at home (it doesn’t require… Read More S’mores Crescents

Baking, Dessert

Apple Crisp for Two

The perfect fall comfort food that you can eat all in one sitting. Easily make this for a crowd or just you and your loved one!… Read More Apple Crisp for Two

Baking, Dessert

6 ingredient Apricot Cheesecake

  This recipe has been one of my grandmother’s favorites for years.  We followed a recipe for it one day a long time ago when we both had a longing for cheesecake, but did not know how to make it.  We made it over and over again, subsituting the jam for different flavors to try… Read More 6 ingredient Apricot Cheesecake

Baking, Chocolate, Dessert

4 Ingredient Nutella Cookies

This recipe is one everyone should have saved for the day you want something sweet NOW! Ready in under 15 minutes, these won’t disappoint!… Read More 4 Ingredient Nutella Cookies

Baking, Breakfast, Dessert

Espresso Iced Cinnamon Rolls

In my post a couple of days ago, I shared about going over a friend’s house to make brunch together.  We made breakfast pizza which was soooo delicious.  My friend also made espresso iced cinnamon rolls.  I posted those on Snapchat and so many of you asked for the recipe.   I asked my friend for the… Read More Espresso Iced Cinnamon Rolls