As I professed in my post last week, Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Maple Buttercream frosting, I LOVE pumpkin! So I love finding as many ways as possible to enjoy it!! This week’s recipe is Whole Wheat Pumpkin Oat Muffins. Not only do these muffins taste like pumpkin, but the whole wheat and oats make them… More »

Recently I brought in my chocolate cupcakes to my day job. My boss tasted them and had an amazing suggestion…coffee flavored frosting!! YUM So I had to try it! I won’t say a whole lot about the cupcakes in this post, because they are also featured in my Butterfinger Cupcakes, and Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla… More »

I love this time of year! I am completely obsessed with pumpkin ALL year round, but this time of year my unhealthy obsession is accepted, and even encouraged! That is why I am thrilled to share this recipe with you…the first of many Pumpkin recipes this fall! So let’s start with the cupcake…they are fluffy,… More »

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 »