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

Loaded Smoked Potato Salad

I bought the hubs a Traeger Smoker and he made these amazing “baked” potatoes on it and I started thinking how tasty those would be in a potato salad so for 4th of July I decided to give it a whirl and it was delicious! 3/4 cups light mayonnaise 3/4 cup fat free sour cream … Continue reading

Traditional Tres Leches Cake

Courtney wanted Tres Leches for dessert for 4th of July so why not?  This one is particularly good, I think because the cake is light and airy and therefore soaks up more of the three milk mixture. cake 5 eggs, whites and yolks separated 3/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup flour 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

Pineapple Chicken Quesadillas

This is a yummy and easy recipe for a summer dinner. 2 – 4 tablespoons olive oil 1 – 3 bell peppers, cored, seeded and slice (I used a red, an orange and a yellow) 1 red onion, thinly sliced salt and pepper 1 (16 oz) can pineapples tidbits, drained 1 (12.5 oz) can chicken … Continue reading

Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes

It was two of our cute little neighbor girl’s birthdays this week so I broke out my new ice cream cone cupcake pan and made some cupcakes!  Super cute, right? And topped off with pink frosting and lots of fancy sprinkles make for a perfect little girl cupcake! 1  Bake cupcakes in ice cream cone … Continue reading