Strawberry Cheesecake Cupcakes

We love a good dessert mashup here. That’s why I was so excited for my boyfriend’s birthday because I know cheesecake is his favorite, but wanted to give him some traditional cake, too. These cupcakes are the perfect combo and came out super cute! The crunch of crust adds a great texture variety to theContinue reading “Strawberry Cheesecake Cupcakes”

Croissants

School is winding down, but my most recent assignment was to learn how to something. Of course, I immediately knew I had to tackle a new recipe, and croissants have been on my bucket list for a while. I always see my Aunt Vickie make beautiful looking croissants, so I got some tips from herContinue reading “Croissants”

Samoa Bars

This one goes out to what I consider one of the most underrated Girl Scout cookies. I always reach for a frozen thin mint when I can, but I forget that Samoas can be equally as delicious. These were a wonderful accident because I had a bunch of leftover chocolate chip cookies that had wentContinue reading “Samoa Bars”

Creamsicle Cake

Nothing says summer like the nostalgic flavor of a creamsicle. The one thing better is the classic New Jersey Kohr’s ice cream cone, but it’s the same idea. Bursting orange and vanilla flavor, cold and refreshing on a summer night. This cake is equally as amazing, with moist vanilla cake and smooth, creamy frosting. ItContinue reading “Creamsicle Cake”

Peanut Butter Cup Stuffed Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

Happy Mother’s Day! I created this magical mashup for my best friend Alexia’s birthday, but it is definitely a treat sure to please any mom out there (It’s one of my mom’s favorites for sure). It’s a spin off my classic brown butter caramel pretzel cookie recipe, which is always a crowd favorite. For asContinue reading “Peanut Butter Cup Stuffed Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies”

Quick and Easy Vanilla Birthday Cake

Oh no! You forgot tomorrow is your brother’s birthday… or the PTA bake sale… or your turn to bring dessert to the potluck. Whatever it is, this recipe has your back. In one bowl and under 15 mins, these cupcakes come together for any occasion. In fact, you likely have all the ingredients in yourContinue reading “Quick and Easy Vanilla Birthday Cake”

Best Whole Wheat Banana Muffins

My mom has a bad habit of buying bananas she does not eat. Every week she gets a bunch of bananas from the grocery store, and every week I end up freezing all of them. After I had filled nearly 3 gallon ziplocks full of bananas, I decided I should try to use them up.Continue reading “Best Whole Wheat Banana Muffins”

Gluten-Free Slutty Brownies

If you’ve never been fortunate enough to encounter the masterpiece that is the slutty brownie, let me enlighten you. Slutty brownies are three magical layers of desserts — each delicious in their own right — that come together to form something even more amazing. I’ve been making these since late elementary school with my sister,Continue reading “Gluten-Free Slutty Brownies”

Peanut Butter Banana Pretzels

So apparently it’s national soft pretzel month? I didn’t know soft pretzels were worthy of their own MONTH, but honestly I’m here for it. One of my favorite recipes on this blog is my soft pretzel recipe. I was amazed at how easy they were to make considering how delicious the result was. These peanutContinue reading “Peanut Butter Banana Pretzels”