Chocolate Topped Harry Potter Cupcakes

This week I got to make these adorable cupcakes for my friend Madison’s Harry Potter themed baby shower.  The cupcakes were made from this recipe and the frosting from this recipe.  I got the molds for the toppers from Amazon (here and here) and used Wilton Candy Melts from Michaels.  The scarves are all made … Continue reading

Magic Cookie Bars

I was kind of surprised that these weren’t already on the blog.  My mom used to make these when I was a kid and then I made them for my kids but I guess I haven’t made them in awhile.  They really are magic! 1/2 cup butter, melted 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 2 … Continue reading

Damn Good Chocolate Bundt Cake

First off I want to say that I did not name this cake and second the title is totally true!  It was the hub’s birthday yesterday and he requested a really good chocolate cake and this delivered! cake 1 box chocolate fudge cake mix 1 small box instant chocolate pudding mix 4 eggs 1/2 cup … Continue reading

Leftover Cake

As you might have guessed from the title, I had some leftovers so I decided to make good use of them. I had leftover chocolate cake layers from a wedding cake, recipe here. And I had leftover buttercream frosting from the wedding cake as well, recipe here. And I had leftover chocolate ganache from I … Continue reading

The Best Zucchini Brownies

I’m waging war once again this summer against the onslaught of zucchini coming from just two plants in my garden.  It’s insane!  This recipe was a big hit around here, I hardly had any while the hubs and son gobbled it up! brownies 1/2 cup canola oil 1/2 cup chocolate chips 2 tablespoons cocoa 1 … Continue reading

3 Ingredient Chocolate Zucchini Cake

If you are already starting to wage war against the zucchini barrage that is coming from your garden like I am, then I strongly suggest that you give this recipe a try.  It was easy, it was surprisingly delicious and if you don’t tell people that there is zucchini in it, no one will ever … Continue reading