Award-Winning German Chocolate “Cake” Sandwich Cookies

Award Winning German Chocolate Cake Sandwich Cookies

I think I need a new career. Anybody want to hire a recipe developer (with multimedia degree and can do food photography)? So far in my life, I entered three contests and won all three. Two of them I didn’t even test. That’s what they do on The Next Iron Chef, right? Anyway, these German […]

Apple Turnovers

Apple Turnovers

Dear Pie Crust, It’s not me; it’s you. I have tried for years to love you. To appreciate your flaky, buttery crust fresh from the oven. Everybody raves about you no matter the season – pecan and pumpkin when the leaves are falling, hearty stick-to-your-ribs pot pie when it’s too cold to venture outside, fresh […]

Copycat Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake for #icecreamweek

Copycat Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake from

Today is the day we all have been dreading. The end of #icecreamweek. We had so much fun sharing our 22 creations (Jennie gave us a bonus treat. Wasn’t that sweet of her?), although our waistlines are pretty stoked #icecreamweek is over (except it’s not in my kitchen). Instead of mourning the end, let’s end […]

German Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwich Cookies for #icecreamweek

German Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwich Cookies from

We are halfway through #icecreamweek already! To be honest, I didn’t think I was going to make it this far. You see, people have been trying to ruin #icecreamweek. I bought a shiny new ice cream scoop over the weekend, but the cashier never put it in my bag (seriously 4 items, that’s all I […]

Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake

Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake from

If you plan on working with cherries, I highly recommend buying a cherry pitter. A few years ago when I worked at Target, I bought OXO’s cherry picker, and they have made pitting cherries a breeze. Even if you only use it a few times a year, the investment is worth it. Did you know […]