Sourdough Chocolate Cake

This was really good. The recipe came with a cream cheese frosting which I’ve included but I decided to use a streusel topping instead, recipe here and also included in the recipe. CAKE 1 cup flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup cocoa 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup sourdough starter 2 … Continue reading

Caramel Pecan Bars

These were seriously so good and pretty easy to make. I highly recommend them. 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 cups flour 1 (4.51 oz) bag Werther’s Original Soft Caramels, unwrapped 1 (14 oz) can sweetened condensed milk 3/4 cup chopped pecans 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 Preheat oven to 350. … Continue reading

Chocolate Oreo Bundt Cake

Birthday cake for my neighbor Reed. Bundt cakes are the best. The end. CAKE 1 recipe Damn Good Chocolate cake, found here 12 crumbled Oreo cookies FROSTING 2 cups powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon clear vanilla 2 – 4 tablespoons milk 12 more crumbled Oreos 1 For cake, prepare Damn Good Chocolate Cake as per instructions. … Continue reading

Sourdough Blueberry Crumb Cake

This one was a big hit, it will be made again for sure. Another good recipe for sourdough discard. Could be breakfast but also could be dessert, or how bout both? CRUMBLE TOPPING 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 1/2 cups flour pinch of salt 1 stick (8 tablespoons) cold butter, cut into … Continue reading

Frosted Mocha Brownies

I love me some mocha treats! And these did not disappoint! The frosting was a little strong so I’ve adjusted the recipe accordingly but otherwise these were heaven. BROWNIES 2 sticks butter 4 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped or 4 ounces semisweet chocolate chips 2 cups sugar 3 tablespoons instant espresso powder, I found this on … Continue reading

Nutella Crescent Rolls

I’ve seen these all over the internet so decided to give them a try last night and they were dreamy! I will probably be making them again soon, like today. So easy, only two ingredients, highly recommend! 1 tube crescent rolls a jar of Nutella, just kidding, about 1/4 – 1/2 cup of Nutella, the … Continue reading

Crazy Cake

This Crazy Cake has no butter, no milk, and no eggs. We have a neighbor that I wanted to make a Christmas treat for but they have a daughter who is allergic to milk and eggs so I did some searching and found this recipe. I’ll be honest with you, it totally sank in the … Continue reading

Sweet and Salty Holiday Toffee

I’ve heard and read about making toffee with Saltine crackers for years but this year I finally decided to give it a go and it did not disappoint! It was surprisingly good and pretty easy to make. In this picture you can see the Saltine layer at the bottom of the toffee. It soaks up … Continue reading

Pecan Pie Upside Down Cake

This was dessert #2 for Thanksgiving which I liked better than the cheesecake and which was finished off for breakfast the next day! TOPPING 1/3 cup butter, melted 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 tablespoon water 1 cup pecan halves CAKE 1 1/2 cups Bisquick 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup milk 2 tablespoons oil 1 … Continue reading