German Apple Puff Pancake

I love pancakes and I love trying different recipes for pancakes. Recently my mom shared a recipe with me for a German apple pancake that you make in a skillet. I couldn't believe it either, a pancake you make in the oven?! I've never heard of such a thing and knew I had to try it....more

Magic Cake

So is this cake white & gold or black & blue?!KIDDING!!!Unlike #TheDress there is NO debating what this cake looks like.. amazing.When I saw this recipe I thought I have to try this it is so simpleBut I was extremely nervous. I knew it would either be fabulous OR it would be a TOTAL fail.Well it was FABULOUS. There is a light flaky crust on the top and bottom and a delicious custard filling.So here you go.....more

Baked Meatballs in Creamy Sauce

Okay, wait, did I just say oven? I really meant freezer. I have a turkey in the freezer and It was a typo. I can wait, i think and erm…despite the fact that I am having these frequent hallucinations that I can actually see and smell the turkey baking away in the oven. I almost made a cranberry sauce to go with it, a couple of hours ago....more

Meyer Lemon Crumb Cake


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