Double Chocolate Ganache Bacon Cupcake (NEW)

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on March 30, 2012  1 Response »
Mar 302012
 
Double Chocolate Ganache Bacon Cupcake (NEW)

Good grief. Let’s face it- cupcakes are and will always be dear to me. I started my baking/cookbook journey with cupcakes… and I’m still crazy about a good cupcake. I do believe this is one of those crazy cupcakes…. but oh, so good. I realize it’s not for everyone- and that’s OK. But for me, […]

My project (other than baking this weekend)

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on March 26, 2012  Comments Off on My project (other than baking this weekend)
Mar 262012
 
My project (other than baking this weekend)

Things had to change. I was tired of looking at the same colors, day in and day out. I was going crazy! This is what happened. I love the two-tone look with darker trim. My friend’s sister did this to her house recently. It really updates my walls and gives it a more classy look. […]

Coconut Butter Cookies (NEW)

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on March 22, 2012  1 Response »
Mar 222012
 
Coconut Butter Cookies (NEW)

These cookies are melt- in- your- mouth good. I’m so happy with how they turned out. And you can see that the bottom of the cookie is perfectly golden. I love good cookies. Coconut Butter Cookie 1 1/2 cups butter, soft2/3 cup sugar1 tsp coconut extract2 tsp baking powder2 3/4 cup flour1 cup shredded coconut […]

Spring Fever

 Posted by at 1:00 pm on March 20, 2012  Comments Off on Spring Fever
Mar 202012
 
Spring Fever

Mini Lemon Meringue Tarts. Spring will be here soon, and the ingredients jumped off the shelf at me during my recent grocery store outing. SO technically, there is no recipe for this post, but promise me, when I say I am working on some pie and tart recipes… there will be one like this in […]

In honor of National Oatmeal Cookie Day….

 Posted by at 1:00 pm on March 18, 2012  2 Responses »
Mar 182012
 
In honor of National Oatmeal Cookie Day....

Here’s my favorite oatmeal cookie recipe… I makes my heart sing with joy! I simply love to make it, love to eat it… and most of all, love to give it to my dad. You see, he was the inspiration for this great recipe. Love you dad! For Cookie of the Month Club- this is […]

Buttermilk Biscuits- Studio 5

 Posted by at 1:00 pm on March 16, 2012  Comments Off on Buttermilk Biscuits- Studio 5
Mar 162012
 
Buttermilk Biscuits- Studio 5

This recipe is so easy, I know it by heart. I had a wonderful time on Studio 5 this week- sharing a recipe that is dear to me. My Grandma Woolley taught it to over 15 years ago… and it’s one I make on a regular basis. There are 3 variations- all of which are […]

Peanut Butter Banana Cupcake (NEW)

 Posted by at 1:00 pm on March 14, 2012  1 Response »
Mar 142012
 
Peanut Butter Banana Cupcake (NEW)

I came up with this recipe after watching Netflix and enjoying The Cake Boss. I love Buddy. In fact, I’d love to meet Buddy and his whole team. Maybe one day. And until then, I can bake these little beauties in my own kitchen anytime I want. Peanut Butter Banana Cupcake (NEW) 1 butter cake […]

White Chocolate Pistachio Cookies (NEW)

 Posted by at 1:00 pm on March 12, 2012  Comments Off on White Chocolate Pistachio Cookies (NEW)
Mar 122012
 
White Chocolate Pistachio Cookies (NEW)

I bought some pistachios and now I’m thinking of all these wonderful ways to bake and make desserts with them. These cookies brought me my 4th wedding proposal- my husband was sitting next to me, and I was at church. Apparently what they say is true. The way to a man’s heart, IS through his […]

Guest Recipe: Buttermilk Pancakes by Carolyn

 Posted by at 2:00 pm on March 10, 2012  Comments Off on Guest Recipe: Buttermilk Pancakes by Carolyn
Mar 102012
 
Guest Recipe: Buttermilk Pancakes by Carolyn

I was given this great recipe from Carolyn on my last trip to Macey’s Little Theatre in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Thanks Carolyn for sharing- my family gobbled them up. (I did make a double batch to feed my family of 5- but my son usually eats about 7 or 8 pancakes by himself.) Buttermilk Pancakes […]

Caller ID by Rachelle J. Christensen

 Posted by at 2:00 pm on March 8, 2012  2 Responses »
Mar 082012
 
Caller ID by Rachelle J. Christensen

I’m so excited to introduce to you, Rachelle Christensen’s newest novel- Caller ID. If you remember, I did a giveaway for her back in March of 2010. Go here for a sneak peak of the book(s)- you can read the first chapter for Caller ID and Wrong Number. Fantastic! About the book: When twenty-three-year-old Courtney […]