Cookies and Cream Mickey Cupcakes

Made these cuties for the neighbor kid’s birthdays. They are pretty easy to make and really cute! Still missing Disneyland so the Disney baking is in full swing around here. CUPCAKES 24 red cupcake liners 3 tablespoons butter, softened 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/3 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon baking … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

These were the easiest banana muffins I’ve ever made and they were yummy too! The banana flavor isn’t overwhelming like it can sometimes be. If you’ve got some bananas in the freezer, pull them out and give this a try. 1 stick butter 3 – 4 very ripe bananas 1/2 cup buttermilk 1 box yellow … Continue reading

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

Bengal Beef Skewers

It was my daughter’s birthday and she wanted kabobs so we decided to give this Disney knockoff recipe a try and it was almost as good as the ones we had at the Bengal Barbecue at Adventureland in Disneyland. I added some veggies to ours but the originals are all beef. 1/2 cup teriyaki sauce … Continue reading

Sourdough Coffee Cake with Cinnamon Streusel

More fun with sourdough discard, this one was a big hit and almost completely gone the day it was made. Look at those two beautiful layers of cinnamon streusel! CAKE 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon … Continue reading

Lemon Blueberry Lunch Box Tarts

Made some more lunch box tarts yesterday, this time lemon blueberry. The fam said they were delicious but I think they liked the Nutella ones more and honestly, can you blame them? 1 (17.3 oz) box frozen puff pastry sheets 3/4 cup lemon pie filling or lemon curd 1 cup fresh blueberries 1 egg 1 … Continue reading

Sourdough Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Another great recipe for using up both your sourdough discard and your overripe bananas. It was yummy! 2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup oil 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 eggs 3/4 cup sourdough discard 3 very ripe bananas, mashed 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup chocolate chips 1 Preheat oven … Continue reading

Chocolate Hazelnut Lunch Box Tarts

I made these little beauties last night for a treat for the fam. They were awesome and gone in a flash, the sign of really good treats. Look at how poofy they got! Like biting into a little chocolate cloud. It’s another Disney recipe, this one is from Toy Story Land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. … Continue reading

Double Chocolate Sourdough Bread

Combining two of my favorite things – chocolate and sourdough! Alas I can’t tell you how it tasted because I took it to my neighbor Chelsea for her birthday. It smelled amazing! Guess I’ll just have to make another loaf! 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup cocoa 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 … Continue reading