I love love love making cupcakes from scratch. However, sometimes it is difficult to get the same great texture that you can get from a box mix…..well that is not a problem with these chocolate cupcakes. These are delicious, fluffy, bouncy….perfect!!   I use this recipe for all of my chocolate needs…even in my Butterfinger… More »

So, I live in Wisconsin, and we keep hoping that Summer will show up some day soon. Unfortunately, it is already the end of August, and it still hasn’t arrived! So it is time that I share some Summer recipes….I started it out with Strawberry Shortcake Cupcakes, but since it hasn’t felt much like Summer,… More »

So I think it is pretty obvious by the percentage of my posts that are desserts (and the name of my page) that I love love LOVE sweet treats!! BUT I also have a gorgeous toddler named Grace. As she gets older, it is really important to me that she learns from an early age… More »

By now, if you have checked out my Banana Cupcake with Peanut Butter Frosting recipe or my Banana Oatmeal Cookies recipe…you know my love of baking with bananas! Banana Bread is such a comforting food for me. It reminds me of when I was younger, no old bananas were thrown away in our household! This recipe… More »

  Be prepared to become everyone’s favorite baker after making this recipe!! This is the most universally loved recipe I have made to date! I chose to keep the cupcakes primarily a chocolate cupcake, with just a little touch of Butterfinger. Otherwise, I feel like you just end up with a chocolate/peanut butter cupcake…and that isn’t… More »

I am very excited to share this “recipe” for Homemade Peanut Butter! I use the quotes because it can’t really be considered a recipe, it is too easy. It is as simple as peanuts and a food processor! With how easy this is to make, you really have to try it….it is great if you… More »

I love Snickerdoodles!! I know, I know, I love every cookie that I post, but in my defense, I really love cookies!   Snickerdoodles are special to me, because they make me think of my childhood. My Mom made Snickerdoodles. It wasn’t very often, so it was always a special occasion when she did! These… More »

Do you ever want to use more than one color frosting? Or even more than one flavor?? You don’t have to pick just one! With little effort, you can prepare the frosting to be swirled when you pipe it onto a cupcake.   For these cupcakes, I chose to go with Red, White, and Blue,… More »

These cupcakes are everything that I look for in a carrot cake, packed full of carrots, spices, and moist! Of course, I top them with my one and only favorite cream cheese frosting. My whipped cream-cream cheese frosting is perfect for this cupcake, it tastes amazing and does not overpower the flavor of the cupcake!… More »