Brownie Bites

I got a new silicone brownie bite pan so decided to give it a go with this Disney recipe. Brownie bites are so hard to get out of the pan but the silicone pan made it a snap and they were just the right size. I left some plain and I sprinkled some with powdered … Continue reading

Turtle Bundt Cake

I just love a good bundt cake! And this one was no exception. CAKE 1 box chocolate fudge cake mix 1 small box (4 serving size) chocolate instant pudding and pie filling mix 1 cup water 1/2 cup oil 1/4 cup caramel topping, the thicker the better 4 eggs 3/4 cup chopped pecans TOPPINGS 3/4 … Continue reading

Safari Skewers

We are still missing Disneyland over here so I am still making Disney food. These were part of Courtney’s birthday dinner. We had them at Disneyland in Adventureland at the Bengal Barbecue the last time we were there. We had been eating so much sugar that the Bengal Barbecue was a welcome change of pace. … Continue reading

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