90’s Themed Churro Cupcakes

Sarah, a friend of my daughter’s, asked if we would make some Churro Cupcakes for her husband Hector’s 90’s themed birthday party so we decided to make the cupcakes 90’s themed as well. With Rubik’s Cubes and Tamagotchis and Skateboards. The original recipe topped the cupcakes with churros which would be yummy too. Happy Birthday … Continue reading

Caramel Frosted Zucchini Pecan Bars

Another great recipe in the arsenal to fight against the seemingly never ending onslaught of zucchini . . . BARS 2 eggs 12 tablespoons butter, melted 1/2 cup sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoons cinnamon 2 teaspoons vanilla 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 cups flour 1 1/2 cups shredded … Continue reading

Blondie Sticks

Cute right? And tasty too! I made these for Porch Treats yesterday. I made two pans which made almost 50 bars and they were all taken by the neighborhood kids. I dipped the edges that you cut off to make the blondie sticks nice and flat and around the same size and those were so … Continue reading

Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread

You had me at double chocolate! Always looking for more ways to use zucchini. This one is great because the base is a chocolate cake mix. 1 box chocolate cake mix 3 eggs 1 1/2 cups shredded zucchini 3 teaspoons vanilla 1 tablespoon cinnamon 1 tablespoon oil or melted butter 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup … Continue reading

Powdered Sugar Stenciled Cupcakes

Aren’t they adorable? The stenciling is so easy to do too. I’ve had the stencils forever and finally got around to trying them out. The stencils came from Pampered Chef, Wilton, and Ikea. You just lay the stencil on the cupcake, sift powdered sugar over it, then remove the stencil carefully. And there you go, … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bars

I think the zucchini is finally slowing down and can I just say, it’s about time. It was a good battle but I’m exhausted. These were great, almost more like a sheet cake than bars but delicious either way. 1 1/2 cups brown sugar 1/2 cup melted butter 1/4 cup milk 3 eggs 2 1/2 … Continue reading

Chocolate Friendship Bread

This was really delicious but also really dense. I forgot to put the ganache on which probably would have made it a lot better. Plus I used my sourdough starter instead of the Amish Friendship Bread starter that she used so that might have something to do with it too. BREAD 1 cup oil 3 … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins

The zucchini, it just keeps coming and coming, there is no escape . . . but on the upside, it leads to yummyness like these muffins. 1 1/2 cups flour 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cinnamon pinch salt 1 egg 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 cup milk 1 … Continue reading