Oreo Cake from Surprise Inside Cakes

Oreo Cake Recipe From Surprise Inside Cakes

I made you a cake.  A pretty awesome over the top cake! This cake is packed full of Oreos, and covered in even more of them.  It’s pretty outrageous and completely decadent.   This cake comes from my friend Amanda’s amazing book, Surprise Inside Cakes.  Amanda is pretty well known for her incredible cakes, both on […]

Pumpkin Snack Cake

Pumpkin Snack Cake With Cream Cheese Topping

While I love most sweets and treats, I think my favorite dessert is one that combines a few elements.  I like to start with a base such as a cake, brownie or cookie, sometimes served warm, topped with ice cream and finished off with a glaze or topping.  It creates a combination full of flavors […]

Pumpkin Cupcakes With Cinnamon Sugar Frosting

Pumpkin Cupcake Recipe

It’s on.  Pumpkin baking that is.  While I actually do bake with pumpkin year round, I try to not go all pumpkin crazy here on the blog in May.   It’s just such a great ingredient!   Today I’ve got a simple spin on my favorite pumpkin cupcakes, these ones have a delicious cinnamon sugar cream cheese […]

Pumpkin Cupcakes

Pumpkin Cupcakes With A Delicious Caramel Cream Cheese Frosting

Despite the fact that it’s still crazy hot here in Phoenix, I am embracing fall, or at least fall baking.  I’m ready for pumpkin, apples, cinnamon, caramel, you name it, I’m ready to bake it!  I always feel like if I just start baking for fall, fall will come.  Fall is my favorite time of […]

No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes

No Bake Mini Cheesecakes

I have such a fun and easy recipe for you today – No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes!  Delicious, simple and perfect for summer. These are so quick to make, and they light and airy and taste delicious.   KRAFT is celebrating cheese this month with ‘For The Love Of Cheese’ and these mini cheesecakes feature one of my […]

Serving Holiday Desserts

Setting a 4th Of July Table

I hope that everyone had a wonderful Fourth Of July!  We kept it pretty simple, enjoyed some pool time, had some burgers on the grill, and enjoyed The “Wave Your Flag” cake from Kraft that I made. I wanted to share a few tips that I used for serving my Wave Your Flag Cake.   […]

Red, White And Blue Flag Cake

Red White And Blue Cake

I have a super fun (not to mention easy) Red, White and Blue Flag Cake to share with you, the Wave Your Flag “Cake” from the folks at Kraft.  A fun and summery twist on cake that is perfect to serve at your Fourth Of July parties, picnics or get togethers. This cake brings together […]

Double Chocolate Cupcakes

Easy Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

Calling all chocolate lovers, these chocolate cupcakes are for you! I made these chocolate cupcakes this weekend for my mom’s birthday.  My mom is not a fan of anything vanilla, it’s all about chocolate for her.  I’m not sure where I get my intense love of vanilla from, as it certainly would not be from […]

Cookies And Cream Cake

Oreo Cookie Cake

Life is full of hard decisions.  What to for a living, where to live, who to marry, what to name your kids, making chocolate cake or vanilla cake, things like that.   For the first few, I’m afraid you are own your own, but when it comes to chocolate cake or vanilla cake, I say go […]

Éclair Cake

Easy Eclair Cake

While summertime entertaining often means big get togethers with family and friends, sometimes it’s much simpler than that.  Sometimes celebrating summer means time spent at home with the family.  While I love to get together with others, sometimes I really enjoy just hanging out at home with our family and doing little things to make […]