Strawberry Cupcakes with Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting

Learn how to make strawberry cupcakes from scratch without using strawberry Jello. Top it off with Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting. Do you listen to Pandora radio? If you’re not familiar with it, it’s a website where you can listen to free music with some commercial breaks. There are so many channels you can choose, there […]

Roasted Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Ganache Frosting

Sometimes no matter how good you are, you just can’t win them all. Do you remember the cupcake contest I won last year? I entered it again this year. Except I didn’t win. As bummed as I am for not being able to keep the title, I’m still proud of these Roasted Banana Cupcakes with […]

Mini Layered Guinness Cake with Irish Cream Ganache Frosting

Comparison is the thief of joy. That quote has been playing over and over in my head lately. There was a discussion in one of my blogging groups about comparing yourself to others, how you always feel like you’re running behind the pack to keep up with the latest trends, the posting schedule, the social […]

Double Lemon Glazed Doughnuts

Fried lemon doughnuts dunked in fresh lemon glaze Today I have the honor of hosting cookbook author Dede Wilson’s next stop on her blog tour for her new book A Baker’s Field Guide To Doughnuts, which is set to release on September 18, 2012. I’ve never made doughnuts before, so I thought this would be […]

Root Beer Float Cupcakes

Labor Day marks the end of summer, but why do we celebrate Labor Day? It’s not like everyone has the day off. I used to work in retail, and I almost always worked holidays. In fact, I purposely volunteered for holidays so I would get paid time and a half. I did some research, and […]