Dessert

Dark Chocolate Caramel Truffles

Dark Chocolate Caramel Truffles

Tired of making the same shortbreads year after year, and looking for new ideas for your holiday food gifts? Something with a real “wow” factor? Or are you looking to add a touch of elegance to your holiday cocktail party with a make-ahead treat that […]

Gingerbread Cake with Brown Butter Cream Cheese Frosting

Gingerbread Cake with Brown Butter Cream Cheese Frosting

This moist gingerbread cake with brown butter cream cheese frosting is super simple to make. Decorated with a few sparkling sugared cranberries, it is a festive holiday cake that the whole family will love.

Fig and Walnut Biscotti

Fig and Walnut Biscotti

Fig and walnut biscotti are a delightfully crunchy cookie, perfect for the holidays, and great for gifting. Some flavor combinations are just so traditional and perfect for the holidays and this is one of them. The sweetness of plump dried figs and the warm scent […]

Chocolate Almond Biscotti

Chocolate Almond Biscotti

These chocolate almond biscotti are easy and fun to make. Drizzle them with chocolate for a sweeter cookie, or keep them plain for dunking in your coffee.

Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes

Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes

These homemade funfetti cupcakes are moist and delicious with a light, fluffy frosting that tastes just like vanilla ice cream!

Easy Awesome Caramel Corn

Easy Awesome Caramel Corn

This caramel corn is crazy simple to make, takes about 15 minutes to whip up and around 45 minutes to an hour in the oven. It’s great for parties. Packaged in a mason jar or a little clear plastic bag, it makes the perfect food […]

Mini Chocolate Easter Cupcakes

Mini Chocolate Easter Cupcakes

These bite-size chocolate Easter cupcakes with cream cheese frosting are adorable, festive and super tasty.  

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

What’s a food blog without a chocolate chip cookie recipe, right? But since you probably already have a favorite, I won’t try to convince you that these are “The Best” or, as the Model Bakery claims, “The Ultimate” chocolate chip cookies. (But they are though).

Easy Chocolate Mousse

Easy Chocolate Mousse

When I found out I would be a mother, I got a little crazy. Pregnancy and parenting books littered our living room and bedroom for months, and I was constantly planning and obsessing about sleep schedules, feeding schedules, developmental milestones and so on. And on.

Chocolate Cupcakes with Fluffy Vanilla Frosting

Chocolate Cupcakes with Fluffy Vanilla Frosting

Office potlucks are such a funny thing, especially when you have a very diverse workplace. You might end up, like me, with a plate of lotus root with sticky rice next to eggplant parmesan and macaroni salad. You might also pass on the quiche that […]