Category: Recipes

I am sharing my recipes that my family and friends have enjoyed for years.

Other, Recipes

Thin Mint Rocky Road Bars

Every year I buy Girl Scout Cookies from my favorite girl scout. And, of course, I always buy Thin Mints. I could just eat the whole box, or I could create a yummy treat. I decided to create a yummy treat by adding Thin Mints to my Rocky Road Bars and, oh my goodness, what […]

Cookies, Recipes

Blueberry Streusel Bars

Blueberries are sweet and healthy, and are loaded with antioxidants called flavonoids. Antioxidants help protect your body from free radicals. I like adding blueberries to my cereal, yogurt, waffles, salads, and baked goods like scones and muffins. Simply put, blueberries are a healthy snack. Not only do these delicious Blueberry Streusel Bars have healthy blueberries, […]

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Raspberry Cupcakes

If you love raspberries, you’ll love making these absolutely delicious Raspberry Cupcakes that are bursting in raspberry flavor. My husbands loves raspberries. So, I’m always looking at ways to add them to my baked goodies. I always want to use fresh raspberries because he doesn’t like the taste of raspberry extract. For most recipes it’s […]

Muffins, Recipes

Chocolate Muffins

I don’t know about you, but I’m suspecting that you’re like me since you’re looking at this recipe, that you LOVE chocolate, and you want to have a good excuse to have chocolate for breakfast. Well, wait no more, when you make these yummy Chocolate Muffins. These Chocolate Muffins are richly delicious, and are really […]

Cookies, Recipes

Jammie Dodgers

My husband and I really enjoy our trips to England. So, for Valentine’s Day I decided to make my darling husband (my sweetheart), Jammie Dodgers. For those in the United States, a Jammie Dodger is one of England’s favorite biscuit (cookie). It’s a shortbread sandwich cookie filled with a splat of raspberry jam, and a […]

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Hostess Cupcakes

Growing up it was a treat anytime we had Hostess Cupcakes for lunch or snack. I loved that chocolate cake with the creamy filling. Before I ate the cake part, I would pick off the chocolate glaze that had drizzle down the sides. I decided to create my own version of this wonderful cupcake. First, […]

Recipes, Scones

Raspberry Almond Scones

My husband’s favorite fruit are raspberries, so I try to come up with recipes that will include raspberries. He also enjoys almonds and he loves dark chocolate. So, I created these delicious Raspberry Almond Scones, that are loaded with fresh raspberries and almonds, then I sprinkled sliced almonds on top for a little added crunch. […]

Macarons, Recipes

S’Mores Macarons

Growing up I loved going to summer camp, where some of my fondest memories are around the campfire enjoying S’Mores, with the crispy graham cracker, the melted chocolate (need I say more), and then the ooey, gooey marshmallow in the middle. This past summer I had the privilege to be a camp counselor to a […]

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Pumpkin-Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

I love everything pumpkin during the fall, and holiday season.  I’ve shared my recipes for Pumpkin Scones, Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies, Pumpkin Macarons, and Pumpkin Muffins.  Now this fall and holiday season it’s time to share my recipe for Pumpkin-Chocolate Chip Cupcakes. I think that milk chocolate chips are the perfect compliment to everything pumpkin.  […]