Frozen chocolate coffee delight

frozen chocolate coffee delight

Summer vacation may and may not be a mom’s favorite time of the year. It’s a decision that most likely changes every day. But what doesn’t changes is the joy of an upcoming family trip. The months of waiting, the weeks of planning, the days of packing. The research, the reservations, more research. Shopping for new comfortable… 

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M&M’s cake with cream cheese frosting and chocolate ganache recipe

M&M's cake with cream cheese frosting and chocolate ganache recipe 1

Love M&M’S? You’re gonna love this M&M’S cake! Incredible simple to make, loaded with candy and topped with a smooth ganache and more candies! It’s a M&M’s paradise cake! According to both my daughter and my husband sprinkles and M&M’S should make the world go round. Every time I ask what cake should I make… 

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Iced coffee floats recipe

iced coffee floats recipe

Floats are synonymous with summer vacation and with the temperatures getting hotter and summer quickly approaching I thought it would be fun to put a twist on a childhood sweet treat – a grown up version of ice-cream floats! I love coffee! Sip on it. Bake with it. Iced. Frozen. In a cupcake. For breakfast. I… 

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Coconut brownies sundae recipe

coconut brownies sundae recipe

Easy to make cocoa brownies packed with flaked coconut and chopped chocolate. Rich, dense and chewy, these coconut brownies are topped with coconut ice-cream and Hershey’s Chocolate Syrup for the ultimate brownie sundae! My husband and I have different opinions about food. I’m all for trying new things while he is all about the classics…. 

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Vanilla bean cake with vanilla bean buttercream recipe

vanilla bean cake with vanilla bean buttercream recipe

Everyone deserves a special treat on their birthday and this over-the-top vanilla bean cake topped with piles of fluffy vanilla bean frosting and colorful sprinkles makes your day extra special! When asked what cake she would like for her birthday, Tiffany quickly replied – a colorful one! Of course! As if I had other options,… 

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Beer braised beef with carrots and potatoes

beer braised beef with carrots and potatoes recipe 4

Flavorful beer braised beef with carrots and potatoes, cooked slow and low in the oven is an effortless weeknight meal. One bite of this tender, juicy, tad spicy beef is going to send you over the moon. One pot meals are by far my favorite dinners. The thought of having just one pot to wash… 

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Chocolate and strawberry Triscuit cracker bites

chocolate and strawberry triscuit bites recipe

I love pairing chocolate and strawberry together and these easy to make Triscuit cracker bites make a great snack when you’re craving something sweet and salty. I’m a snack person. Mid morning, late afternoon or just before bedtime, you’ll find me snacking. Sometimes sweets, sometimes savory bites. It’s just who I am and no matter… 

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Homemade Burger Buns

homemade burger buns recipe

No fail, easy to make 6 ingredients homemade burger buns with a secret ingredient to keep them soft and fluffy longer. You will never buy burger buns from the store once you try these! My husband’s favorite season is here! Grilling season that is! As soon as the temperature hits 85ish, he’s all ready to show… 

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Copycat Twix bars

copycat twix bars recipe

Buttery cookie base, a layer of decadent smooth caramel and a rich chocolate ganache – this homemade version of the well-known Twix bars comes together in less than 1 hour and makes enough to feed a crowd! I’m the mom that goes through the kid’s Halloween candy as soon as we get home. Tiffany eats… 

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Iced coffee

iced coffee

Cool down with this easy to make iced coffee! Comes together in 5 minutes tops! 4 more weeks of school and I’m already in panic mode. It’s not the “how will I keep my kid entertained all summer” that stresses me out but ALL the activities that are scheduled in the next couple of weeks…. 

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Chocolate chip oatmeal cookies

chocolate chip oatmeal cookies recipe

Soft and chewy with slightly crisp edges, these chocolate chip oatmeal cookies are full of flavor and packed with chocolate goodness in every bite. For Mother’s Day, my little princess made me a small basket filled with all kinds of presents. Some drawings and a card she made, a few gifts she picked with daddy,… 

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Cinnamon chocolate truffle cookies

Cinnamon chocolate truffle cookies recipe 1

Loaded with bittersweet chocolate, cocoa, and chocolate chips these truffle cookies are packed (and I mean, PACKED) with chocolate. Rich, dense and bursting with flavor… a fantastic chocolate cookie! No mixer needed! Chocolate truffle cookies – three powerful words. I don’t know about you, but these 3 words are catching my eye and make me weak… 

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Oven baked glazed chicken drumsticks

glazed drumsticks with twice baked potato casserole recipe

Crispy on the outside, tender and moist on the inside, these full of flavor oven baked glazed chicken drumsticks are as easy to make as they are delicious. Growing up, chicken was served almost every single day at dinner. My mom worked at a chicken slaughterhouse and she would bring home chicken all the time…. 

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Pain au chocolat (chocolate croissants) made from scratch

pain au chocolat

Layer upon layer of light, buttery flaky pastry filled with rich chocolate and drizzled with more chocolate, these made from scratch chocolate croissants are simply mind-blowing! No butter folding or chilling the dough several times needed! Today was such a beautiful day! High 80’s and I couldn’t have been happier! Summer is around the corner,… 

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Tres leches cake

Tres leches cake recipe 4

Tres leches cake is a sponge cake soaked in three types of milk and topped with whipped cream, this simple, easy and perhaps the moistest cake you’ll ever have had, has a unique flavor you cannot find in any other cakes. The first time I heard about tres leches cake was before I had this blog and… 

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