The BEST Cream Cheese Frosting Ever!

I don’t usually make those “best ever” claims. I mean, really… of course my *whatever* is going to be the best ever. Yours is, too, right?...more

Carrot Cake With Mascarpone-Cream Cheese Frosting

Fantastic carrot cake (on the lighter side), with a luscious mascarpone and cream cheese frosting. Great baked in a flat pan, or layered...even cupcakes!

Nutella Cream Cheese Frosting

This frosting might be one of the best things I've ever made.  Recipe:...more

Cream Cheese Frosting  you are not allergic to dairy, try this frosting on the Easy Pumpkin Spice Cake.  It was really good together!  ...more

Bring Out The Icing, Bring On The Decadence

There is stress eating but I much rather practice stress baking. When the pressure heats up, so does my oven. In fact, you can gauge the reading of my stress-o-meter by looking at what kind of decadent dessert I churn out. Yesterday I baked up a batch of Buttermilk Cinnamon Rolls complete with Cream Cheese Icing. So how stressful am I? Take a look at this photo and judge for yourself....more

Red Velvet Valentine

 ...more Sorry I'll try and add the recipe again. Not sure what happened. The recipe ...more

Chocolate Pudding Cream Cheese Frosting and New FB Content

It seems I’m easily persuaded to try new things lately. Talking with a random lady in the grocery store prompted me to try some new things in the kitchen. Talking with J from J’s Everyday Fashion at a Central Florida Lady Bloggers meet-up has prompted me to try some new things online.Inspired by J, I’m adding extra content to the Cook the Story Facebook Page. Have you been there yet? If not, go check it out. And while there, don’t forget to CLICK LIKE.New FB content: ...more

Things a Monkey Could Cook: Carrot Cake

Well this recipe’s been in my little yellow box for at least six hundred years, and if I could remember which magazine I ripped it out of, I’d give credit where credit is due. It was a brand new dessert when I was a kid, and despite our initial skepticism that any baked good with a vegetable in its name—not to mention cheese in its frosting—could possibly be turned into a tasty snack treat, we eventually went for it in a big way....more

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Can't believe it's taken me so long to make Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting!  If you are looking for a light, moist cupcake with a hint of chocolate and sweet, velvety cream cheese frosting look no further, you are going to love these!...more

lemon cupcakes with cream cheese frosting

(from 20somethingcupcakes)If you thought yesterday's chocolately-marshmallowey cupcake madness was too good to be true, just wait until you try these. ...more

Denise I am jealous! LOVE Girl Scout Cookies. Still looking to buy some, I hear they're sold out ...more