Having kids help in the kitchen is really messy. And for the first few attempt, make sure you are wearing airy clothing. Watching a 3-year-old learn to crack an egg will make you sweat. Ask them to use a whisk and you will be fanning yourself. I’m making it sound more stressful than it
I LOVE Pancakes. And, I love cake. SO, what better way to start any special day than with Cake Batter Pancakes?! Hello, sprinkles. You are a lovely sight first thing in the morning. Yes, it tastes just like eating cake for breakfast. A very fun tradition to celebrate special days. I also just reached “best
We have all had it happen. We get to a critical point in a recipe and realize we are missing an ingredient that we had. NOW WHAT?! There are some easy ways to make substitutions in the kitchen. Here is a tip though. Some substitutions will work better than others given what type of recipe
Brownies with frosting to die for! I serve these plain but if you want to kick it up a notch on the fun factor, add your favorite sprinkles. Sprinkles make everything better.
My Maple Apple Cake Bars is a tender spice cake with tart apple. A maple frosting-glaze makes these irresistible. This will be the best apple dessert you make this year!
Perfect Maple Cinnamon Rolls. These are such a crowd pleaser. The dough is easy to make and only needs to rise for about 20 minutes. The filling is basic and buttery. It is the maple frosting that takes these rolls over the top. These truly are the Perfect Maple Cinnamon Rolls. I have been making the
There are few things as inviting as the smell of warm bread fresh from the oven. I am all about making memories and smells are definitely related to that. I love when I can surprise my girls with the aroma of a warm sweet bread when they wake from their nap in the afternoon.
Grammy's Sugar Cookies. Sugar cookies are a buttery classic. My Grammy is KNOWN for her deliciously perfect sugar cookies. And don't get all worked up about decorating these with icing and making them works of art. The flavor is the work of art. Simply sprinkle with colored sugars and any other sprinkles you love. They
These muffins are perfect! They are mildly sweet and have a rich, deep chocolate flavor that will cure any craving. My daughter was hoping to have Costco chocolate muffins, and we didn't have any left in the freezer. So, last week she and I set out to make our own. And we totally struck
I'm not sure if you have been reading my blog for long. If you have been around for a few posts, you have probably caught on to the fact that I love adding cream cheese to my reciepes as a "secret ingredient". You will love these Perfect Snickerdoodle Cookies and your friends will ask
Merry Christmas! Thanks for hanging in here with me while I was away from the blog for a bit. We are all healthy now and ready to enjoy lots of holiday treats and parties. I am headed to a cookie exchange this weekend and I cannot wait to share these amazing Texas Sheet Cake Cookies.
Liked the Mini Layer Cakes? Try Mississippi Mudd Cake
I found this recipe for the Best Ever M&M brownies about 4 years ago when I was getting really frustrated with boxed brownie mix. I would get a hankering for a really amazing brownie, whip up a box mix like my mom used, and then be disappointed with the results. They never seemed to be “just
I just trying to get ahead of the “food blog game” and have some pumpkin recipes ready for when you all should be wanting to make some fall treats. These pumpkin scones are so amazing! They are moist and decadent with the double glaze. I got this recipe from Jamhands.net and only changed one
100 recipes in 100 days!! Here is celebration recipe 100! Not only am I celebrating finishing this challenge, but I also reached 10 millions views on my blog last week. Thus, a large cake, chocolate cake, Hershey’s Perfect Chocolate Cake... You know I love cake. Thank you so much for reading along and encouraging me.
On my way to 100 recipes in 100 days. Here is recipe 84: Sunburst Lemon Bars! We’ve already discussed how much I love lemon. This is a twist on the original lemon bar that has a lemony glaze on top. Totally takes them over the edge! The crust is similar to a sugar cookie and the filling
On my way to 100 recipes in 100 days. Here is recipe 74: Reece's Peanut Butter Cookie Bites! Chocolate + Peanut Butter = cheap therapy! I have nothing to say about these cookies. They are phenomenal….end of story. Reece’s Peanut Butter Cookie Bites 1 ½ cups flour ¾ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon salt ½
On my way to 100 recipes in 100 days. Here is recipe 63: Bayou Bars! My stepmom is from Louisiana and I know that she loves these type of desserts. She was coming to visit so I knew it was the perfect time to try out this recipe. These bars are light and wonderful yet
On my way to 100 recipes in 100 days. Here is recipe 29: Sour Cream Sheet Cake! My husband’s mom makes a wonderful Texas Sheet Cake. It is a favorite of all of his friends and he requests it for dessert if Apple Pie isn’t and option. This cake is basically made the same way.
On my way to 100 recipes in 100 days. Here is recipe 18: Crispy Peanut Butter Balls! My husband loves peanut butter and chocolate desserts. Reece’s Peanut Butter Cups are his favorite candy. I knew when I saw this recipe that we would all like it. And it was so so easy. No baking. Make these