Archives for October 2014

2 ingredients Pumpkin Brownies

  This recipe for two ingredient pumpkin brownies has been floating around the internet for a while. Last Autumn I jumped the shark and finally made them. All one needs for the recipe is a standard box of brownie mix and a small can of pure pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix). I used a 9×9 […]

“Frozen” Blue Velvet Cupcakes

In my last post, I wrote about my daughter’s Frozen themed birthday party. We made a beautiful Frozen snowflake cake with three layers of chocolate and vanilla cake inside. To go with the centerpiece, we also made these wonderful blue velvet cupcakes. The cupcake base is actually a Duncan Hines cake mix, but we gave […]

“Frozen” Chocolate & Vanilla Layer Cake with Vanilla Frosting

  My daughter recently turned five years old. Weeks in advance, she had requested a Frozen themed birthday party. We had the streamers, the balloons, the outfit, the whole nine yards. The only thing we needed was the cake. Last year (for the first time ever), I saved myself hours in the kitchen and bought […]