Strawberries and Cream Cake

Strawberrylicious! Fresh strawberries, whipped cream filling and strawberry buttercream frosting : ) Strawberries pops up on my blog frequently! Layers of scrumptious strawberry flavor ~ it’s delicious, sweet & strawberrylicious. This recipe requires prep time however, it will not disappoint you. I attempted the swooping frosting technique… decorative decor’ still remains a challenge. Continuing toContinue reading “Strawberries and Cream Cake”

Pistachio and Honey Crème Brulee

Cracking into this French dessert! Sweet custard, caramelized sugar …I love, love, love creme brulee : ) It’s a dessert I look for while dining out. My first time making creme brûlée — I was scared I would ruin a wonderfully delicious dessert. The process is fairly simple, followed the instructions and it tastes great.Continue reading “Pistachio and Honey Crème Brulee”

Christmas Lights Cookie

Christmas Lights Cookie! My inspiration for these cookies came from a Disney snow globe. My son loved Disney characters as a child — this Mickey & Pluto snow globe has been a part of our holidays since he was a little boy (sheesh, I’m old 🤫😩).  Notice the decoration on the bottom of the snowContinue reading “Christmas Lights Cookie”

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Baking the season bright! Warm, delicious, chewy with slightly melted morsels 😋 There are a variety of amazing flavored cookies but making the classic chocolate chip holds a special place in my heart — baking memories with my Mom, Grandmom & my son!  My go to recipe for National Cookie Day (today) and holidays : )Continue reading “Chocolate Chip Cookies”

Apple Cider Cookies

Do you like chewy or hard cookies? My Pop Pop loved hard-crunchy cookies. I prefer a soft chewy center  : ) I can’t believe how fast the summer days flew by. Which leads us to my favorite season in 13 days, Autumn! The leaves are starting to change, football officially started, caramel apples arrived andContinue reading “Apple Cider Cookies”

Macaroni and Cheese Donuts

Take a cheese! When my son was 3 yrs old he picked up his Mom Mom’s camera and said “take a cheese”. Lol! Evidently we used the old ‘Say cheese’ photo-op moments often. Moving on to the cheesy business… I made something really good but really bad. Stirred up some homemade macaroni n’ cheese… asContinue reading “Macaroni and Cheese Donuts”