Graham Cracker Éclair “Cake”

Easy Eclair Cake

Ready for another delicious no bake, easy to make treat, that is perfect for summer?  How about a Graham Cracker Éclair “Cake”? This is so easy, let me show you how it’s made. You only need a few ingredients to make this sweet summer dessert.  HONEY MAID Honey Grahams, JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Instant Pudding, milk, […]

Cinnamon Vanilla Bean Cupcakes

Vanilla Bean Cinnamon Cupcakes

I have a great cupcake recipe for you today, with a really fabulous flavor combo – cinnamon and vanilla bean, two of my favorites.  These cupcakes are a delicious and fun, yet very easy twist, on vanilla or yellow cupcakes. I wanted to come up with a few different cupcake flavors this week to make […]

Mini Easter Cakes

Easter Cakes

While I love to make cupcakes, one of my favorite small treats to make are mini cakes.   Not much larger than a cupcake, they are perfect for individual servings, but there is something super sweet about them.   These are perfect for Easter and would look darling on an Easter table. This isn’t so much a […]

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Carrot Cake Cupcakes-3

One of my favorite Easter desserts is carrot cake.  Such a delicious moist cake, with great texture, a bit of spice and the real star of the show, the cream cheese frosting. Carrot cake is one of those cakes that seems to get tucked away with the Easter recipes, but really is a great year […]

Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes

Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes

I have some delicious cupcakes for you today that really don’t fall under the “less is more” way of thinking, Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes.   Well, to be even more specific, these are actually Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Salted Caramel Truffle Cupcakes, but *that* might be a bit of a lengthy title, so we’ll […]

Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

Creative cupcake flavors are always fun, but sometimes you just need a simple, classic chocolate cupcake.   Or dark chocolate cupcake, as we always prefer dark chocolate in our treats. Simple, sweet – but not too sweet, and just perfect, the chocolate cupcake.  I love the brown tulip cupcake liners I used for these.  They are […]

St Patrick’s Day Cupcakes

St Patricks Day Cupcakes

How about some fun and easy St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes?   Chocolate cupcakes with white chocolate mint frosting to be exact!   The frosting is all kinds of amazing and it is the star of the show. And that fun little glittery shamrock cupcake topper?  That’s simply a piece of green taffy, rolled out, cut with a […]

Rose Cake

Gluten Free Rose Cake

I’ve said it a few times, a cake decorator I am not.  But after long admiring the beautiful rose cakes that Amanda, the blogger behind I Am Baker, makes, I decided to study her tutorials closely and finally try making a rose cake myself.   I Am Baker was right, her rose cakes really are […]

Valentine Cupcakes

Cupcakes For Valentine's Day

You know those little Conversation Heart candies that you always see around Valentine’s Day?   Did you know that you can have them personalized?  Made to say whatever you want?   You can!  And you can make super cute Valentine Cupcakes with them!  Necco, who makes the chit chatty little hearts, has a line of #tweethearts, personalized […]

German Chocolate Cake Cupcakes

German Chocolate Cake Cupcakes

Let’s talk German Chocolate Cake. It is not just any cake, German Chocolate Cake is my husband’s favorite cake.  And today happens be my husband’s birthday. German Chocolate Cake is the cake I brought him on his 21st birthday (note I didn’t say “made” – small technical detail), the day that is also known as […]