desserts

meringue kisses for valentine’s day!

Meringue Kisses

February 9th, 2016

Meringue kisses are easy, adorable, gluten-free and perfect for all of your sweethearts!

READ MORE

cookie jar: hot chocolate cookies (& a gluten-free tip!)

cookie jar: hot chocolate cookies (& a gluten-free tip!)

February 2nd, 2016

These hot chocolate cookies are your favorite winter drink – in cookie form!

READ MORE

oh hey!

oh hey!

January 8th, 2016

Happy Friday guys! I don’t know about you but I’m all like, “WHAT holiday break?” – same? I took some time over the holidays to give some thought to this little blog of mine – where I was, where I’m at, where I want to be. Will be sharing more soon but I’m thinking of […]

READ MORE

baked doughnuts – three ways – to welcome the new year!

baked doughnuts - three ways - to welcome the new year!

January 1st, 2016

Chobani yogurt lends incredible moistness to these easy baked doughnuts – and I’ve got three delicious topping ideas to finish them off!

READ MORE

favor-“ette”: chocolate pretzel trees!

favor-"ette": chocolate pretzel trees!

December 23rd, 2015

These chocolate pretzel “trees” are 3-ingredient, no-skills-needed super easy treats to pull together in time for the holiday!

READ MORE

cookie jar: ovenly’s vegan chocolate chip cookies

cookie jar: ovenly's vegan chocolate chip cookies

December 8th, 2015

I don’t know how, but clearly I had never heard of Ovenly bakery. And it looks like it’s awesome. I first read about Ovenly when I came across Smitten’s salted peanut butter cookies – from which I made those almond butter cookies. Curious, I took a peek at the Ovenly site and – OMG IT […]

READ MORE

7UP® pound cakes for the holidays! (sponsored)

#shop #ad

December 4th, 2015

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Dr Pepper/Seven Up, Inc. All opinions are my own. #BrighTENtheSeason For more than 25 years I’ve been giving baked goods from my kitchen as gifts for the holidays. And for a long – LONG – time, the array of treats was the same year […]

READ MORE

101: how to make gum paste decorations

101: how to make gum paste decorations

November 24th, 2015

Full disclosure: This post is not for you. It’s for me. Well, for me and my lovely friend Sara. It all started out simply enough. I wanted to make something a little different for Noah’s 3rd birthday. I had always admired the pretty gum paste decorations Sara used on her cakes and cupcakes, so I […]

READ MORE

favor-“ette”: tepee cupcake cones

favor-"ette": tepee cupcake cones

November 17th, 2015

If you’re looking for a fast-easy-ADORABLE-edible-centerpieceworthy-kidfriendly-Thanksgiving craft: I mean, COME ON PEOPLE! I fell in love with this tepee cupcake cones on sight and promise you that you will too – as they are foolproof and completely charming. Though this idea has been Pinterest-ed to death, a big shout out has to go to Ruthanne […]

READ MORE

favor-“ette”: a halloween candy tip

favor-"ette": a halloween candy tip

November 3rd, 2015

Got candy? Color me remorseful on November 1st. Every year. As I face down a trash can full of Butterfingers “fun size” wrappers I am reminded of why I don’t keep candy in the house. And it doesn’t help that Noah is not much of a sweets kid (I know – believe me, I know). […]

READ MORE

css.php