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

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

St Patrick’s Lucky Charms Cupcakes

I have lots of work coming up so I’m trying to get some baking in before that happens and also some seasonal treats before I don’t have time for anything! I made these for porch treats and they were gone pretty quickly. (Click here for more info on porch treats.) 1 batch vanilla cupcakes from … Continue reading

Tomato Basil Soup

Just add grilled cheese . . . (This is another Disney recipe from the Pinocchio Village Haus in the Magic Kingdom aka Disney World.) 4 cups diced Roma tomatoes 1/2 medium white onion, peeled and chopped 4 teaspoons minced garlic 2 cups chicken broth 2 tablespoons cold butter 2 tablespoons flour 1 – 2 teaspoons … 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

Valentine Strawberry Truffle Cupcakes

Made some Valentine cupcakes for porch treats, see this post for details on porch treats. I made 33 cupcakes and they were gone in 30 minutes. I think that’s a record. Valentine themed cupcake liners, I found some cute ones at Michaels a batch of vanilla cupcakes, I used this recipe here one bag Lindt … Continue reading

Copycat Croissant Doughnuts

Oh yeah,you know you want one of those, right? Copycat croissant doughnuts from Future World in Epcot. So, so good and so, so easy! 3 – 5 cups vegetable oil for frying, however much gets you to 2″ deep in your pot 1 (16.3 oz) can refrigerated biscuit dough 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon … Continue reading

Copycat Jack Jack’s Num Num Cookies

Got a new cookbook called “The Unofficial Disney Parks Cookbook” so get ready for some Disney recipes coming your way. This was the first one attempted because I had all the ingredients on hand. It’s basically an amped up chocolate chip cookie, baked in a ramekin. Which makes it big and thick and delicious! The … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake

Doesn’t that look delicious? I think so too. Don’t you want a piece? Me too. But it went to my neighbor Amber for her birthday so I can’t tell you how glorious it was although it smelled pretty spectacular while baking. Guess I’ll just have to make it again. I love looking straight down at … Continue reading