Lemon Cupcakes with Raspberry Buttercream


Feels like summer in your mouth! I have to admit something. I can easily get stuck in a rut. I make the same rotation of dinners, especially if I’m really busy. I make the same cake for birthdays. So, part of my reason for starting a blog is to have a really good reason to branch out and try new things!  So, here I am – trying new things.  I was talking to a friend who makes cakes for a living and I was surprised to find out that more people order non-chocolate cakes than chocolate!  If chocolate is an […]

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Homemade Snickers Bars


Sometimes you need your kids to think you’re magic! I had really no good reason to make these homemade Snickers bars.  I’m mean, really, no one needs to know how to make them.  And when I said I wanted to branch out and try new recipes, I really did mean dinner recipes.  But sometimes you need to make things just for fun and now my kids think I’m magic because “My mom can make candy bars!” With the Super Bowl coming up in a couple days, this would be a fun treat if you’re going to a party or entertaining […]

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White Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge


Melt in your mouth peanut butter fudge. Fudge. There are just some things you need to have in your life.  This white chocolate peanut butter fudge is one of them.  I stumbled upon this recipe a few years ago when making mini desserts for my sister-in-law’s bridal shower. I had never made it, but it involved peanut butter and white chocolate… yum.  My niece had asked if she could help with the desserts and I asked if she’d bring this one.  When she arrived with the fudge, she said, “You have to see how heavy this pan is!”  We laughed […]

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