Ice Cream Cone Drip Birthday Cake

I have to admit that I’m pretty proud of this cake.  I’ve been trying to experiment with the drip effect and haven’t quite managed it before this cake.  Now I just need some more opportunities to practice so if you live near me and need a drip cake, just let me know!  I made this … Continue reading

The Best Caprese Pasta Salad

The highest praise I can give a recipe is that I will make it again.  This one will be made over and over and over again! salad 16 ounces pasta 8 – 16 oz mozzarella pearls 1 1/2 – 3 cups halved grape tomatoes 1/4 – 1/2 cup thinly sliced basil dressing 1 cup olive … Continue reading

Double Chocolate Yogurt Muffins

Sometimes I like to play around with recipes and find ways to make them a little more healthy and contain a little less calories.  These had a great taste but a weird texture so I need to do a little  more experimenting.  I think it might have been the almond flour but I’m not positive. … Continue reading

20 Minute Summer Squash and Corn Fiesta

Our neighbors are out of town so we are taking care of their chickens and their fish and their garden.  They are way more on the ball and got their garden in early and so we are reaping the benefits in zucchini and yellow squash so this was on the menu last night.  I’ve also … Continue reading

Sprinkle Groom’s Cake

Second cake for Kenzie and Dane’s wedding.  I think it is so adorable!  Here’s a look at the top because it too is so adorable. Here’s the story behind this cake, Kenzie came over before her wedding and we planned her cake.  It was to be a three layer chocolate cake with buttercream stripes.  I … Continue reading

Chocolate Dipped Sugar Cookie Waffles

I offered to make a treat for my friend Kenzie’s bridal shower and did not want to turn on the oven and warm up the house so opted for the waffle iron instead.  I think they turned out really cute and also really delicious! 1 (or 2) batches of Sugar Cookie Waffles, found here 1 … Continue reading