Orange Dreamin’

Yes, I know it’s been weeks since I last posted. School started back up for me this week, and there has been so much to prepare for for teaching this year! I’ve been running around like crazy for the past few weeks, but I hope that things will settle down a bit as the new…

Decadent Butter Cake

Look at that beautiful, fluffy cake topped with juicy, fresh peaches and vanilla bean ice cream! I’m getting hungry again just looking at it… This fresh and summery dessert was super easy to make, but boy was it decadent! Although I chose to serve it up with some peaches and vanilla ice cream, fresh berries…

Pineapple Sugar Cookies

Ahhhh, I had so much fun making these adorable cookies! I got an order for sugar cookies a few weeks back, and I was hesitant to make them, seeing as it had been many years since I frosted a really nice batch of sugar cookies. But the desired designs were simple enough, and so I…

Sherbet Sugar Cookies

Nothing says “summer fun” quite like rainbow sherbet! The fresh flavors and bright colors are so fun and delightful, evoking sweet childhood memories of playing with friends in the summer heat. But today’s twist on rainbow sherbet will appeal to both children and adults alike! These super soft sugar cookies have a subtle flavor that…

Super Simple Fruit Tarts

It’s beginning to feel a lot like…SUMMER! Ok, maybe I’m getting a little bit ahead of myself, as it is only the 4th day of May. But, it sure does feel like summer outside! Oh, how I have enjoyed the warm sun, green grass, fresh air and lovely flowers over the past week. The spring/summerish…

Raspberry Lemonade Cookies

Spring has sprung! Although most of us across the nation are camped out in our homes right now, there are still some fun ways to celebrate spring from inside, one of which is baking! For me, baking is an escape from the real world for a few hours as I measure, mix, design and create….

Lovely Lime Cupcakes

As St. Patrick’s Day approached this year, I pondered what flavor of cupcake I could produce that could be colored green but also flavored with something naturally green. And, since broccoli cupcakes do not sound very appetizing to me, it proved to be a slight challenge. But after searching for some “Pinspiration”, I formulated an…

Cherry Heart Scones

Oh, how I love a good tea time! My husband is awesome and enjoys going to tea with me on special occasions. For our first Valentine’s Day when we were dating, he took me to the best tearoom in town and we were both blown away by their Valentine’s menu! Among other delicious things, they…

Pineapple Star Cupcakes

Happy New Year! …I suppose it is a little late in the game to be saying Happy New Year now 14 days into 2020. Oh well, better late than never I guess. I’ve made it a goal this year to keep up with my blog and to share delicious recipes with you on a regular…