Archives for the ‘Dessert’ Category

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 […]

Chocolate Coconut Chia Mousse Pie {Vegan & Grain Free}

I’ve been pretty quiet here on the blog so far this year. Since last spring, I’ve made a lot of changes to my lifestyle that don’t really fit well with running a dessert recipe blog. Last March, I started working out regularly for pretty much the first time in my life. I’ve hit the gym sporadically […]