Chocolate Banana Bites

Chocolate! Bananas! Peanut butter! Fresh sliced bananas with peanut butter in between then dipped in chocolate 😁 As a kid, I dipped bananas into chocolate syrup. As an adult, I make PB banana toast — a combination of favorites made into the perfect snack 😋 Anyone else love peanut butter banana toast? These little cutiesContinue reading “Chocolate Banana Bites”

Maple Cinnamon & Ginger Roasted Pears

The perfect pair 😉 Drizzled maple syrup, warm spices and topped with vanilla Greek yogurt! Do you like poached pears? I make this sweet treat throughout the year because it’s sooo darn delicious. A sheet pan shot was my original vision however, it was a hot mess 😬 I adore photographers dark-charming food shots so…Continue reading “Maple Cinnamon & Ginger Roasted Pears”

Strawberry Banana Bread

Strawberries! Bananas! Chocolate Morsels!The best way to use up overripe bananas ….bake banana bread of course : ) What is your favorite fruit? Strawberries are my absolute favorite. I snacked on a couple prior to baking 🤫 Summer flavors can be enjoyed anytime of the year! This combination was right up my alley — I’veContinue reading “Strawberry Banana Bread”

Kentucky Butter Cake

Happy New Year 🎉 Buttering up the New Year with a Kentucky Butter cake. It’s sweet, vanilla’ish with a perfect poundcake texture : ) First bake of the year! Kicking 2 0 2 0 in the bundt 😉 I cooked a few “lucky” New Year’s foods including a ring-shaped cake. It’s scrumptious and infused withContinue reading “Kentucky Butter Cake”

S’mores Brownies

A classic with a twist! Fudgy rich brownies layered between graham crackers & toasted marshmallowy goodness : ) Who loves s’mores? This recipe jumped to the top of my baking list. Homemade brownies with a torched marshmallow meringue topping. Yes please!! Get ready for gooey, sticky scrumptious treats that will quickly disappear! If you orContinue reading “S’mores Brownies”

Salted Caramel Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Hello Fall! The ultimate Autumn dessert — graham cracker crust, creamy pumpkin cheesecake flavors topped with salted caramel : ) One of my absolute favorite Fall desserts! Creamy, luscious and the first bite is the best. If you like pumpkin pie or cheesecake, this Fall dessert is perfect!! Helpful tip: allow cheesecake to sit atContinue reading “Salted Caramel Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars”

Homemade Apple Pie

Fall baking goals : ) A classic – Spiced apples with cinnamon, nutmeg & brown sugar! The sweet aroma filled my home 🍏 A warm slice of pie with a scoop of vanilla ice cream is the best! What is your favorite pie? A few years ago, I baked a salted caramel apple pie —Continue reading “Homemade Apple Pie”

Baked Apple Cider Donuts

Fall flavors!! This irresistible donut is baked & coated with cinnamon sugar. Perfect with a hot cup of coffee : ) I have wonderful memories picking apples & pumpkins with my son! Apple Cider donuts were a must-have during our yearly Pumpkin Patch visit. This recipe is simple & so delicious! Tip: do not overContinue reading “Baked Apple Cider Donuts”

Homemade Salted Caramel

Simply scrumptious! Sure store bought brands are good but homemade caramel 💃 is so much better : ) Have you made caramel before? I felt intimidated the first time making caramel. This is an easy recipe that doesn’t require a thermometer : ) A few helpful tips: use a long wooden spoon or heat resistantContinue reading “Homemade Salted Caramel”

Raspberry Rose Cream Puffs

Raspberry heaven! A light, airy pastry filled with raspberry whipped cream and topped with dark chocolate ganache : ) These French pastries are so buttery & light. I made cream puffs once …decades ago 🤫and felt intimidated. Re-visiting these adorable desserts with minimal anxiety + a fun summery twist! I highly recommend making the raspberryContinue reading “Raspberry Rose Cream Puffs”