Meyer Lemon Crumb Cake

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Mississippi Mud Cake

 The hits just keep on coming folks! It’s the 20th of the month and time for the Cake Slice Bakers to reveal our selections for this month. Mississippi Mud Cake anyone. Obviously, I have led a very sheltered life because this is the first time I had or made one and my sweet tooth was well satisfied....more

Thin Mint Chocolate Donuts

Guilt-free Two-bite Brownies

Truth?I don’t ever feel guilty about eating chocolate.I feel guilty about a lot of other things: not being a better mom, sister, friend, daughter, wife, pet owner, citizen…But chocolate? Nah....more

Double Chocolate Mousse Cupcakes

Chocolate cupcake filled with milk chocolate mousse and topped with a creamy white chocolate mousse. Sound pretty good? These are super easy to make, a simple chocolate cupcake filled with two different mousses that are prepared the same way. Sometimes simple can be so darn yum! ...more

Chocolate Chip Chickpea Cookies

Chocolate Chip Chickpea Cookies This recipe doesn’t sound enticing, I know! But trust me when I say these are GOOD! How do I know? I use my fool proof hubby method. I make the recipe and have my husband try the batter and or finished product without telling him the ingredients (I am lucky to have such a trusting spouse, I know). With this recipe he thought it tasted like a regular peanut butter cookie!...more

Crazy In The Kitchen

Yes, I am pretty crazy in the kitchen! I don't know how many of you out there in the baking world go nuts when you discover the moment that you are officially considered a baker. My moment is every time that I am making anything that has anything to do with sugar and/or flour! Cakes, candies, cupcakes, cakepops, you name it, my moment is looking at every counter covered in flour, sugar, and all the tools and supplies needed to make whatever I am making or attempting to make!...more

Get Your Whole Grains, Fruits and Vegetables All in One Slice!

Whole Grain Banana Zucchini BreadIt’s McKinley’s birthday week of celebrations – yes she gets a week, or five days; one set of Grandparents joined us on Friday and another joined us last night and will be staying through her actual birthday on Tuesday. That means hosting for Mom and Dad! We love hosting, it’s one of the biggest things we missed when we lived in Missouri so far away from all of our family, and what brought us back to Indiana....more

When A Brownie is a BROWNIE

I read more than my fair share of food blogs, because there is just so much talent out there.  The Wednesday Chef is one of my favorites and her take on Boston Brownies was something I had (no, NEEDED to try).  Chocolate and cranberries!  Was attending an Oscars viewing party an excuse to make these?  I'll never tell.  I am not ashamed to admit that I was not disappointed to bring some back home last night.  They are outrageously good.  No...really...outrageously good....more

Chewy Sugar Cookies

 Doesn’t looking at these Chewy Sugar Cookies just make you want to jump into this picture and gobble up every last one of these cookies? I have made this recipe many times over the years and every batch has turned out perfect....more