Pistachio Coconut Ice Cream

Pistachio Coconut Ice Cream

I know, many of you are still in the middle of snow and ice.  Don’t hate me when I tell you it was in the 80’s here in Phoenix, and I heard the 90’s are in the forecast.  It’s not much consolation, but we’ll totally pay for this weather in a few months.  123 degrees […]

Chocolate Cookie Dough Cups

Cookie Dough Cups

Oh boy, today’s recipe ROCKS.  I mean who can say no to Chocolate Cookie Dough Cups?  Not me!  My sweet contributor Jess, from Sweet Menu, created this delicious, cookie dough filled recipe for us today.   I won’t ramble on, I’ll just show you, and let Jess tell you all about them! Hi friends! Jess here […]

Grasshopper Pie

Grasshopper Pie

I love all of the fun holidays in spring such as Valentine’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day.  They are simple days where it’s fun to do something special for the kids.  We don’t do anything big, but little special touches are fun and things that I hope the kids remember when they are older.  For […]

Buttermilk Brownies

Buttermilk Brownies

You just can’t go wrong with chocolate.  And these delicious buttermilk brownies are packed full of chocolate, and they have even been lightened up a bit.  Sounds like a dessert win to me! This month I am so excited to be guest posting over on Better Homes and Garden’s Delish Dish blog, and sharing some […]

Katherine Sabbath Inspired Cake

Katherine Sabbath Style Cake

I had SO much fun trying to recreate a Katherine Sabbath inspired birthday cake for my daughter’s birthday last week. If you don’t know who Katherine is, go check out her Instagram.  It’s kind of like Willy Wonka and Candy Land ran into a cool and ridiculously talented baker.  After cake stalking her Instagram for […]

Make Meaning Party

Make Meaning Party

When I asked my daughter what she wanted to do for her 12th birthday this year she replied, “make candles”.   That was an unexpected reply, but one that sounded like fun, so it was time to put together a candle making party. Before my oldest daughter was born, I made both soap and candles as […]

Dessert Pizza

Dessert Pizza

Turn pizza night into something extra special by making your own dessert pizza!  Combine delicious spreads such as peanut butter, Nutella, Biscoff, or even frosting with your favorite toppings, from marshmallows to graham cracker crumbs! We love pizza night, and my kids always enjoy helping make pizza for dinner.  One thing that really takes pizza […]

Chocolate Bark Inspired By Katherine Sabbath

Katherine Sabbath inspired crazy chocolate bark

A while ago I came across a super talented baker, Katherine Sabbath.  She’s in Australia, and makes the most amazing, whimsical, playful and FUN cakes and creations I’ve ever seen.  My daughter and I love to check out her pictures on Instagram, so when my daughter asked if I could make her a “fun” cake […]

Tips For Baking With Kids

Baking With Your Kids

When you bake as often as I do, and have kids, it’s pretty common to get asked about baking with kids. While I don’t bake with my kiddos as often as some might think, when developing a recipe, you really don’t want an extra 5 tablespoons of baking powder dumped in by your assistant! I […]

Oatmeal Packet Pancakes

Oatmeal Packet Pancakes

One of my all time favorite things to have for breakfast is pancakes.  Pancakes are such a delicious way to start the day, and you can really customize them with mix-ins and toppings.   A nice stack of fresh, hot pancakes are pretty darn perfect if you ask me. I could probably eat pancakes every day, […]