Baking & Sweets

peach clafoutis

Fresh Peach Clafoutis

Fresh Peach Clafoutis is the perfect summer dessert. A custard-like batter turns into a fluffy cake surrounded by slices of fresh peaches. Top it off with some powdered sugar and/or vanilla ice cream for the best dessert you’ll enjoy this summer.  It makes me so happy each summer when peaches […]

brown sugar banana cake

Brown Sugar Banana Cake

Bursting with brown sugar and bananas, this Brown Sugar Banana cake, a light and moist cake topped with a brown sugar buttercream frosting. You know how they say that you’re taste change after a few years? That was definitely the case with me and bananas. As a kid I would […]

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The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

Previously a secret recipe, the Doubletree Hilton Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe has been revealed! Overflowing with chocolate chips and chopped walnuts, these enormous cookies will soon become your favorite!  There’s a bar in a Doubletree Hilton hotel that Jenn and I visit every time we are at the beach. (Marlin […]

lemon poppyseed bars

Lemon Poppyseed Bars

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #SpringSweetsWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to help in the creation of the #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. Lemon Poppyseed Bars are Spring’s version of a brownie. Light and chewy and bursting with lemon flavor, these bars are studded […]

strawberry poptart

Homemade Strawberry Poptarts

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #SpringSweetsWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to help in the creation of the #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. Homemade Strawberry Poptarts are a great breakfast treat. They’re almost as easy to make as the kind you can buy from […]

Pink Champagne Cupcakes

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #SpringSweetsWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to help in the creation of the #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. Pink Champagne Cupcakes are fluffy and moist cupcakes, with pink champagne mixed into the batter and into the buttercream frosting as […]

Carrot Cake Cheesecake Bars

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #SpringSweetsWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to help in the creation of the #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. Carrot Cake Cheesecake Bars are the best of two desserts – carrot cake and cheesecake. Cream cheese is swirled through carrot […]

Cinnamon Roll Bundt Cake

Cinnamon Roll Bundt Cake is a light and fluffy cake with a cinnamon sugar swirl and cream cheese frosting, reminiscent of a cinnamon roll.  Cinnamon Rolls are one of my favorite breakfast treats to eat and to make. I absolutely love cream cheese frosting and the glaze for this cake […]

Orange Sweet Rolls

Orange Sweet Rolls are the perfect breakfast or brunch treat, filled with orange flavor. The sweet roll dough has orange zest in it and the rolls are filled with orange marmalade then topped with a cream cheese and orange flavor glaze. Is there anything better than a sweet roll for […]

Chocolate Covered Cherries

Chocolate Covered Cherries are a classic sweet treat. These cherries are made with maraschino cherries, a sweet filling and coated in milk chocolate.  Disclaimer: I received free product from Chocoley in exchange for sharing this recipe. All opinions are my own.  For as long as I have known my husband, […]