Cakes!

It seems that I was chosen to make everyone’s birthday cake this year… Too bad I didn’t make myself one!  Here are pictures of some of my favorites from this year. All cake recipes are scattered throughout the blog.  This one is actually for a baby shower. The three layers included chocolate, vanilla, and chocolate-vanilla…

Spicy Meatballs

Ever have one of those days where you take everything from your freezer and try to make something edible? Well this is that day for me! Luckily this experiment turned out incredible! In my freezer I found ground pork, ground beef, and ground chicken and made spicy and savory chipotle meatballs. Packed with loads of…

Triple Lemon Cupcakes

Lemon is definitely one of my favorite flavors when it comes to cake. So when it comes to these triple lemon cupcakes, I’m three times more in love! True to their name, they feature three layers of lemon: A fluffy lemon cake made with natural lemon oil A bright and luscious lemon curd filling Topped…

Easy Lemon Curd

This lemon curd recipe is super easy and super delicious.  It’s perfect for tarts, cookies, pies, and cupcake fillings. It’s even great swirled in Greek yogurt or on top of pancakes.  Check out the recipe below and enjoy! Lemon Curd  Ingredients  4 eggs 1/2 cup lemon juice Zest of 4 lemons 2/3 cups sugar 7oz…

Chicken Nuggets

For someone who loves trying and making new and exciting things, I still have the palate of a 5 year old some times. With this palate, I often crave chicken nuggets… Okay, I crave them very often… All the time.  I decided the best thing for me to do is to start making them. That…

S’mores Bars

Its National S’mores Day! The only way to celebrate is with delicious s’mores of course. I decided to celebrate by making my s’mores into ooey gooey pull apart bars. Of course I start by using all of the classic ingredients: graham crackers, chocolate, and marshmallows. To make them extra special, I crush the graham crackers…

Lemon Cranberry Pound Cake

Growing up, my grandmother made the absolute best pound cake. No matter where I went or who made the cake, it never even came close to how good my grandmother’s was. Because I was scared of her pound cake standard, I always stayed away from making it. Eventually I got the courage to try making…

Peach Galette

This peach galette is absolutely amazing!  It is loaded with fresh peaches tossed in cinnamon, bake in a tender buttery crust. The best part, it’s super easy to make! Check out the recipe below and enjoy! Peach Galette  Ingredients  Dough 2 cups All purpose flour  2 tbsp Sugar 1/2 tsp Salt 1 cup Salted Butter,…

Blueberry Muffins

These blueberry muffins are absolutely amazing! Adapted from King Arthur, this is the perfect recipe. These muffins are super moist and perfectly sweet, loaded with fresh and juicy blueberries.  Topped with a quick and easy cinnamon streusel, these muffins are perfect for breakfast, brunch, on the go, or just because! Check out King Arthur’s recipe…

Loaded Potato Boats

These loaded potato boats take potato skins to a new level! They are the perfect appetizer or side dish. Instead of using the small to medium size potatoes, I went ahead and got the large ones so I could load them with deliciousness. I take the crispy potatoes skins and load them with seasoned chicken,…

Blueberry Pie Oreo Ice Cream

Have you seen these blueberry pie Oreos exclusively at Target? If so, they are definitely worth a try. Classic Oreos being my favorite cookie, I’m always skeptical to try all the crazy flavors they come up with. But I was actually pretty excited for these.  They are incredibly yummy with their creamy blueberry filling and…

Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

Being a person who’s not crazy about breakfast foods, I found it shocking that I wanted pancakes this morning.  So I decided to make some! These buttermilk pancakes are super fluffy and buttery, better than anything you can get in a restaurant. With a touch of nutmeg, they are out of this world.  Check out…