Strawberries n’ Cream Cupcakes

Sweet combination! A delicious vanilla cupcake filled with strawberry cream & topped with strawberry buttercream frosting : ) I made these scrumptious cuties for my son & his fiancé. She loves strawberries as much as I do 🍓 The filling added extra yumminess 😁Allow the cupcakes to cool completely before filling and frosting. The strawberryContinue reading “Strawberries n’ Cream Cupcakes”

Oreo Brookie Cheesecake

Happy Weekend!! Cookie dough cheesecake, a brownie bottom and topped with Oreo whipped cream : ) It’s thick, rich-creamy deliciousness! Yesterday was National Oreo Cookie Day — who loves Oreos? A big slice has my son’s name on it. He just loves Oreos & cookie dough 😋 This cake was shared with family. I’m notContinue reading “Oreo Brookie Cheesecake”

Chewy Birthday Cake Cookies

Sprinkles smiles! The birthday cake flavor that everyone loves. Chewy, scrumptious and fun to make : ) Sweet vanilla birthday flavor with sprinkles! A fun baking idea for kids or adults. I’ve baked & shared batches because they = smiles 😃 It’s definitely one of the simpler cookie recipes! What is your favorite cookie? TheseContinue reading “Chewy Birthday Cake Cookies”

Kentucky Butter Cake

Happy New Year 🎉 Buttering up the New Year with a Kentucky Butter cake. It’s sweet, vanilla’ish with a perfect poundcake texture : ) First bake of the year! Kicking 2 0 2 0 in the bundt 😉 I cooked a few “lucky” New Year’s foods including a ring-shaped cake. It’s scrumptious and infused withContinue reading “Kentucky Butter Cake”

New York-Style Cheesecake

Classic Holiday Cheesecake! Dreamy, creamy deliciousness on a homemade graham cracker crust : ) Are you cheesecake obsessed? My first attempt baking cheesecake {20 years ago 😫} was disappointing with several cracks Lol. Important tip, do not over stir/beat the cream cheese mixture. I speak those exact words while beating the scrumptious mixture. Keep yourContinue reading “New York-Style Cheesecake”

Chocolate Mousse Cake

Chocolate, chocolate, chocolate! It’s National Dessert Day ~ layers of chocolate cake, mousse & topped with chocolate ganache : ) Do you love chocolate? I wanted to dive straight into the Ganache & mousse bowl 😁 Both can be prepared ahead of time — it’s tempting to sneak a few spoonfuls 😉 The first biteContinue reading “Chocolate Mousse Cake”

Salted Caramel Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Hello Fall! The ultimate Autumn dessert — graham cracker crust, creamy pumpkin cheesecake flavors topped with salted caramel : ) One of my absolute favorite Fall desserts! Creamy, luscious and the first bite is the best. If you like pumpkin pie or cheesecake, this Fall dessert is perfect!! Helpful tip: allow cheesecake to sit atContinue reading “Salted Caramel Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars”

Homemade Apple Pie

Fall baking goals : ) A classic – Spiced apples with cinnamon, nutmeg & brown sugar! The sweet aroma filled my home 🍏 A warm slice of pie with a scoop of vanilla ice cream is the best! What is your favorite pie? A few years ago, I baked a salted caramel apple pie —Continue reading “Homemade Apple Pie”

Baked Apple Cider Donuts

Fall flavors!! This irresistible donut is baked & coated with cinnamon sugar. Perfect with a hot cup of coffee : ) I have wonderful memories picking apples & pumpkins with my son! Apple Cider donuts were a must-have during our yearly Pumpkin Patch visit. This recipe is simple & so delicious! Tip: do not overContinue reading “Baked Apple Cider Donuts”

Raspberry Rose Cream Puffs

Raspberry heaven! A light, airy pastry filled with raspberry whipped cream and topped with dark chocolate ganache : ) These French pastries are so buttery & light. I made cream puffs once …decades ago 🤫and felt intimidated. Re-visiting these adorable desserts with minimal anxiety + a fun summery twist! I highly recommend making the raspberryContinue reading “Raspberry Rose Cream Puffs”