This article is sponsored by Nestle Toll House I can not believe that today is 5 years that I’ve been blogging. These 5 years have flown by so quickly. That also means that Little Man is almost 6! Before I move on in this post, I just want to say THANK YOU to my loyal […]
My friends got married last weekend and had an Island themed wedding, so I made them a Hawaiian Flower wedding cake. It’a a marble cake with real buttercream icing and gel hand painted flowers.
Monkey’s birthday was on the 11th, which was also Mother’s Day this year. I decided I wanted to make some cupcakes for her to take to the family picnic in the park. I didn’t want to make plain old cupcakes, so I decided to give Kool-Aid a try in the cupcakes and frosting to make […]
Two weekends ago our Cub Scout Pack had it’s Blue and Gold Ceremony. We always hold a cake auction as well. I try to keep my cakes Cub Scout themed. Year one I made a camping cake and last year I made a Pinewood Derby Cake. This year I was having a hard time coming […]
Cake made with this Tres Leches Recipe.
I was recently sent the book Slow Cooker Desserts to try out. I immediately leafed through the book and found quite a few recipes I wanted to try. I figured I’d try an easier recipe first since I had the ingredients on hand and didn’t need to go shopping to try something. Some of the […]
Times are tough and for some people, a nice friendly meal makes their day a little bit brighter. My go to meal for family or friends that are in need is lasagna casserole. I like to make the lasagna, a salad, garlic bread and some kind of dessert. I will also sometimes throw in a […]
Lucky Leaf wanted me to try out one of their Valentine’s Day inspired recipes. I decided to try their Layers of Love Cherry-Choco Trifle. I didn’t have all the right ingredients so I substituted a few things. We used my cherry pie filling to make slow cooker cherry crisp last week. So I substituted strawberry instead […]
This is a family favorite recipe. It’s made for every family gathering in the winter. I really should take a few bags of cranberries to freeze so we can have the cake at other times of the year as well. This cake has the sour taste of the cranberries and the sweet taste of the […]
Looking for something quick and easy to take to a Valentine’s Day party? How about some Petits Fours? Those little cakes always look like you spend hours on them. Mine are very simple and you can make them more elaborate by adding more decorations. Ingredients: 16 oz Pound Cake Wilton Candy Melts Frosting Directions: Cut […]
Another awesome vendor at the Blogger’s Brunch was Cold Stone! They also gave out two gift cards. This time I am keeping one for myself, sorry! They were there with their new Signature Ice Cream Cakes. Let me tell you, YUM! I tried the cake batter layers cake. I’m not the biggest fan of their […]
Duncan Hines has come out with a new line of cakes and glazes called Decadent Cakes and Amazing Glazes. I was given the opportunity to review the Apple Caramel cake and the Triple Chocolate cake. I have not had the opportunity to try the chocolate cake yet. The first week of home school featured the […]