Archives for the ‘Dessert’ Category

Mocha Cupcakes

Helloooo blog friends! You might have noticed that it’s been kind of quiet around here the last few months. Blogging became a bit of a slog for me (catchy phrase stolen from the New York Times ) and I’ve been having a hard time getting myself to sit down and write blog posts. It’s been […]

DIY Pumpkin Spice Oreos

Update 9/9/14: Oreo has released a pumpkin spice flavor and apparently it tastes like a Yankee candle. My homemade version is pretty much guaranteed to be better There have been rumors swirling around that Oreo may be releasing a pumpkin spice flavor this fall. Whether they are or aren’t, I have no idea, but I do know […]

Watermelon Gummy Bear Popsicles

Here’s my PSA for the day – a short list of foods that are surprisingly delicious straight out of the freezer: Cherries Grapes Mangoes (cubed) Thin Mint Girl Scout cookies Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups Gummy Bears Have you ever tried any of these? If not, you should. They’re all super refreshing snacks on a hot […]

Cherry Galette

It’s finally summer! I love this time of year, when there are tons of amazing seasonal fruits and veggies to enjoy. Last month I visited Salvador Family Farm in Brentwood, California, where they do U-pick cherries. It’s a small 10 acre farm, but don’t let that fool you – the trees were chock full of ripe Bing […]

How to Make Bunny Cupcakes

Around Valentine’s Day, I discovered an easy way to make heart shaped cupcakes using small rolled-up balls of aluminum foil. I don’t know about you, but I don’t need any extra pans crowding up my kitchen cabinets, so I was excited to find this simple way to use to make shaped cupcakes using things I […]