Pumpkin Cake Bites

Pumpkin Cake Bites

I've waited long enough. It's time to give in to the most wonderful time of year. No, not Christmas. Autumn! And the best way to really dive in to the season? Pumpkins, of course! I love … [Read more...]

Spritz Cookies #OXOGoodCookies

Spritz Cookies #OXOGoodCookies

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Annually, OXO highlights this month with a program benefiting Cookies for Kids' Cancer, founded by two OXO employees who's son battled pediatric … [Read more...]

Blackberry-Black Tea Coconut Ice Cream

Blackberry-Black Tea Coconut Ice Cream

I have been meaning to review this really yummy tea for quite a while now. I blame my boyfriend; he swiped my can of The Republic of Tea's HiCAF Toasted Coconut Black Tea Bags and brought it to work … [Read more...]

Grilled Strawberry Shortcake Bites with Nutella Whipped Cream

Grilled Hazelnut Strawberry Shortcake Bites #SLSweetTreats

I love pound cake.  I mean, honestly, who doesn't? It's so stinking delicious! So I'm excited to be doing another post with Sara Lee Desserts! (You can check out my last post with Sara Lee here -- … [Read more...]

Blueberry Coffeecake with Almond Streusel

Blueberry Coffeecake with Almond Streusel

My boyfriend and I were visiting friends this weekend and I wanted to bring a little something for everyone to enjoy. This month's Cooking Light gave me the perfect recipe: Blueberry Coffeecake with … [Read more...]

Lemon Angel Food Cupcakes

Lemon Angel Food Cupcakes

Every Mother's Day, I make my mom a citrus-themed dessert. She loves lemon desserts, so I've made Earl Grey Lemon Squares and a Lemon Tart with Raspberry Shortbread Crust in the past. This year, I … [Read more...]

Mini Berry Trifles

Mini Berry Trifles

I'm so ready for spring. I am trying to will the warmer weather to be here ASAP by making a bunch of spring-themed posts. Sara Lee must have read my mind because they contacted me about using their … [Read more...]

Bourbon Truffles

Bourbon Truffles

Here is another recipe I made for New Year's Eve. I have actually made this a few times and have altered it slightly from the original Williams-Sonoma recipe to suit my tastes. I lowered the … [Read more...]

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Brownie Petit Fours

Here's another delicious dessert I made for New Years Eve. (You can read about my New Years Eve party and get a recipe for Honey Citrus Champange Cupcakes here) The original BHG recipe included … [Read more...]

Star Anise Snickerdoodles

Star Anise Snickerdoodles

Boy did I start my cookie baking late this year! I can't believe Christmas is just days away. I was recently sent  a beautiful carved cinnamon bark box with 3 oz of Vietnam cinnamon by World Vision so … [Read more...]