Tag: baking

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes

A couple years ago while on vacation to Boston, I had the most delicious Boston Cream Pie from Flour Bakery near MIT, which is the inspiration to my Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes. These delicious Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes start with a buttery vanilla cupcake, filled with a light and yummy diplomat cream, then topped with […]

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 […]

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 drizzled down the sides. I decided to create my own version of this wonderful cupcake. First, […]

Cookies, Recipes

Cranberry-Pecan Bars

For Thanksgiving I made my Cranberry-Pecan Bars, and they were a big hit. The sweet caramel sauce goes perfectly with the tartness of the cranberries.  And then I added toasted pecans for crunch in the filling and in the crust.  Cranberry-Pecan Bars are so easy to make.  Your family and friends are going to love […]

Muffins

Pumpkin Pie Muffins with Pecan Praline Topping

It’s autumn, and it’s pumpkin season.  I love this time of year, when pumpkins are in season, because I love pumpkin pie, cookies, scones, muffins, and the list goes on.   I’ve already shared my recipes for Pumpkin Scones, Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies, and Pumpkin Macarons, but this year I am sharing my recipe for […]

Cookies, Recipes

Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Cookies

The other day I was making regular oatmeal cookies with raisins, and I thought to myself, why don’t I add chocolate and make chocolate oatmeal cookies.  Because I wanted a deep, well rounded chocolate flavor, and I love Nutella, I used 4 different chocolates (Nutella, cocoa powder, chocolate syrup, and white chocolate chips).  I didn’t […]

Muffins, Recipes

Strawberry-Rhubarb Muffins

I love it when our local Farmer’s Market opens for the summer season, and today they had local, fresh strawberries and rhubarb.  So, it’s time for Strawberry-Rhubarb Muffins. These muffins have a crunchy rhubarb topping, and are loaded with strawberries and rhubarb.  They have a refreshing flavor you’re going to love. Let’s BAKE! INGREDIENTS MUFFINS […]

Recipes, Scones

Salted Caramel Apple Roses

Growing up I always enjoyed going to the Washington State Fair, where every year I’d treat myself to a Caramel Apple from the Marcoe’s Caramel Apple stand. I took that caramel apple idea, and added it to my scone dough to make these beautifully delicious Salted Caramel Apple Roses.   Because I bake these in a […]

Recipes, Scones

Ham and Swiss Scones with Honey Mustard

While my husband and I were driving to Mission Ridge for the Washington State Special Olympics, we stopped at Pioneer Bakery in Cle Elum for coffee and tea, and some of their delicious baked goodies.  While trying to decide which sweet baked goodie I was going to have, I noticed that they had savory rolls […]