“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 […]

Marascino Cherry Layer Cake (II)

Last April I made a delicious marascino cherry layer cake for Easter. My daughter and I had a lot of fun decorating it, and we were excited to make another one this past Easter. Like last year, we used Wilton candy melts to beautify our creation. This time we poured melted purple and pink white […]

Coconut Oil Date with White Chocolate Pudding Cookies

First of all, I would like to apologize to my readers for my lack of posts in the past month. We have been very busy here in our household with our two beautiful children. The youngest, now five months old, is becoming quite the little ball of endless energy. Our oldest, almost five years old, […]

White Chocolate Ovaltine Pudding Cookies

A few weeks ago, I sent my husband to the store for some malted milk powder to use in my baking. He came back with a jar of Ovaltine. I spent a couple of weekends racking my brain about what I could make with this sweet delicious chocolatey powder. (The first three ingredients on the […]

Penuche White Chocolate Oatmeal Flax Pudding Cookies

If you like white chocolate, you will LOVE these penuche white chocolate flax pudding cookies. I used TWO bags of white chocolate chips in the cookie dough, along with instant white chocolate pudding mix. The “penuche” stems from the all dark brown sugar used as a sweetener. Ground flax seed and rolled oats round out […]

White Chocolate Date Oat Flax Pudding Cookies

Flax seed has many nutritional benefits, but it also is a great addition to baked goods. I developed this recipe a couple of years ago on a whim, and have made it several times since. I love that besides making these cookies delicious and chewy, the flax seeds, rolled oats, and dates add fiber and […]

White Chocolate Sprinkle Hearts

My four year old daughter is very excited about Valentine’s Day this year. A few days ago she spotted my Wilton silicon heart mold tray in the cupboard. Since then, she has been asking to make Valentine treats with it. Two years ago, I used star silicon molds to make patriotic white chocolate M&M stars […]

Party Rainbow Chip Fudge

Two of my favorite recipes to experiment with are pudding chip cookies and fudge. Looking at my Pinterest profile the other day, I realized that one of my most popular posts is of my birthday cake white chocolate pudding cookies.  Branching off from that idea, I decided to make white chocolate fudge with my favorite […]

Brownie Topped White Chocolate Pudding Chip Cookie Bars

The base layer of white chocolate chip cookie dough pouring the brownie batter over the cookie dough spreading the brownie batter to all sides of the pan The bars are done when a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Two layers of extreme deliciousness A while back, I tried something new with my […]

Winter Oreo Fudge

If you have been reading my blog for a while, then you know that I love to come up with new and unique fudge recipes. This batch is a play on my favorite Oreo fudge. I made this homemade candy festive by incorporating Winter Oreos with red filling and some red food coloring to the […]