Sugar Cookie Jigsaw Puzzle

If you are looking for one of those fancy schmancy moms that do REALLY cool things like Rachel does with her Bento lunches or Cat does with about EVERY dessert ever made, you can pack up and leave. I am not really good at this whole cooking thing. I mean it usually TASTES great but … Read more

Applesauce Toddler Bites (Inspiration!)

With my son old enough and independent enough to feed himself, but not quite there with a spoon or fork, feeding time has become a bit of a challenge. He also only has 4 top teeth and 4 bottom, so pretty much most really hard foods are out. Every lunch and dinner time I scratch … Read more

Meringue Fail is Coconut Win!

Today should have been the day I was wowing you with my awesome meringue peppermint cookie bites. I had even planned on breaking out the cute little frosting tips and make them into shapes. I prepped the kitchen, prepped all my little chocolates and peppermint an then…and then….and then…. NOTHING. Nada. My meringue wouldn’t……meringue. No fluff, … Read more

How to make Mango Nachos

This weekend I had the pleasure of using fresh mangos to create a fun snack for Sunday afternoon that solicited a lot of “mmms” and “yummms” and “these are so good” from my family. Mangos, the worlds most popular fruit (really! Nope, it is not bananas or apples!), has a sweet taste and a soft texture, perfect with anything from pancakes to salsa and read for dinner, breakfast or dessert.

I am going to show you a really easy way to enjoy these in under 10 minutes in your home!

As a plus, mangos are only 100 calories per cup, which makes them just about the perfect food!

How to make 10 minute Mango Nachos

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How to make Starbucks Butter

Say what, what? Alright, let me back up. Today I wanted a treat. Like a really good delicious bad to the bone treat and my kitchen was looking barren save for the one xl size brownie still sitting lonely in the pan. Far be it for me to waste a  brownie, am I right? But … Read more

Portion control tip!

While I have tried to make bread and cinnamon rolls and all that, I am just no good when it comes to bakery stuff. I still buy the Pillsbury orange rolls and cinnamon rolls but I hate how BIG they are. The size of them are astronomical and the last thing I want to do … Read more

Peanut Butter Cookies made with Reese’s Recipe

 These no flour, 3 ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies are divine. The secret ingredient is Reese’s, who no doubt puts out the best candy AND the best peanut butter known to man. You wont believe what fun and how easy this peanut butter cookie recipe is! Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe Well now. I have been … Read more

Java Chip Frappuchino and Ganache Brownies

Did you know that this exists? Um. You should. To quote my husband, who ate the entire container of “caramel frappuchino” before I had so much as snapped a picture, “this is the best ice cream I have EVER had.” And how. Some how Starbucks has captured what makes their coffee flavors so fantastic and … Read more

I am not a quitter.

I know I have these baking fails at least once a month, but aleast I am not a quitter. Since I am on an Oreo kick, I was trying to think of other ways to slip an Oreo cookie into my daily diet, so wrapping into another cookie seemed like a good idea. Kinda like…an … Read more

Rainbow Oreo? Gay pride Oreo?

Yesterday Oreo, the best cookie on the planet, put up a graphic that made some news with its support of Gay Pride. Lots of arguing ensued as people vowed to never buy another Oreo (yeah. right.) and others claimed Oreo’s bravery. All I could think was where in the world can I get an Oreo … Read more

Breakfast Pot Pies

I am one of those people that doesn’t like to eat breakfast. I realize its the “most important meal of the day” and yadda yadda, but try as I might, I can’t seem to swallow something prior to 10am. Unless its Sweet Tea. Or looks like this… Earlier this week while putting together Blueberry Beignet … Read more

Blueberry Beignet Crumble Recipe

I love vanilla ice cream. I love how the plainness of it can invite bright colored fruit or rich chocolatey fudge drizzled on top. Of course vanilla ice cram is also enjoyable in its creamy perfection alone. Except who wants that. Vanilla Ice cream is a canvas just waiting to be decorated, wouldn’t you agree? … Read more

Sheep Cupcakes Tutorial

How to make Sheep Cupcakes | EASY Sheep Cupcake Tutorial with Video

These sheep cupcakes are so fun to make and completely adorable. Look below for a tutorial on how to make sheep cupcakes as well as a short video explaining! These are not only fun to eat but so adorable to serve, making your next party or event a show stopper.   I have been seeing … Read more

Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies

Red Velvet crinkle cookies, made with red velvet cake mix, is the from scratch cookies you have been looking for. Nothing wrong with a snickerdoodle or a gingerbread man, but there is nothing more delicious than turning cake into a cookie. Trust me! You will be addicted from the start with these soft cake like … Read more

Cupcakes made of #Win

There is not much more in life that I love more than a cupcake. There is something amazing about having a little perfectly proportioned cake that belongs just to you. And there are so many ways to create a cupcake…sweet, salty, decorative, colorful…they truly never get old to me. The other day my family and … Read more