Browsing Tag

dessert

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes

    For me, summer comes with lots of birthdays. And with birthdays comes…dessert! And lots of it. For one of my best friend’s birthdays I wanted to make something sweet, special, and…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Coconut Macaroons

    For the past few years, for any special occasion (birthdays, Christmas, Mother’s Day) J. has gotten his mom some chocolate dipped macaroons from Godiva. They are her absolute favorite treat. This past Mother’s…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Pecan Pie

    A couple weeks ago it was time for J.’s company annual pie contest. After coming in 3rd last year, I was out for some major redemption. I’ve stuck with fruit pies…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Dark Chocolate Guinness Bread

    I just couldn’t leave for vacation without sharing one last St. Patrick’s Day recipe! I love to bake and I don’t do it nearly often enough. I’d been flipping through some…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Raspberry Custard Pie

    Last week, J.’s company hosted their annual pie making competition. Fun right?! It’s always a fun day and I love trying out new baking recipes to enter into the contest. I…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Pound Cake

    I don’t bake often, but when I do, I forget how much I really enjoy it. With cooking, I have become more and more intuitive with it and can “wing it”…

  • Restaurant Spotlight

    Two Señoritas

    Last weekend, I was down in Sarasota for the Sarasota Music Half Marathon. The night before the race I wanted to carbo-load, and what better way than to go eat at…

  • Restaurant Spotlight

    Smallcakes Cupcakery

    I don’t have a huge sweet tooth. When I do get in the mood for dessert, I typically lean towards pie or cookies as opposed to cake or ice cream. Smallcakes…