Apple cake with streusel topping recipe and a Calphlon 10 piece bakeware set giveaway

Apple cake with streusel topping recipe

Super easy to make, this buttery, moist and soft apple cake has layers of thinly sliced apples and a sweet and flavorful streusel topping! Just perfect with a cup of coffee!  I don’t even know how to begin describing this apple cake. It’s buttery, moist, soft, with thinly sliced apples and topped with a sweet cinnamon… 

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Melt-in-your-mouth snowball cookies

snowball cookies

Melt-in-your-mouth buttery cookies, these shortbread like snowball cookies are one of the most requested baked treats at the cookie exchange. One bite and you’ll understand why they are so addictive! Snowball cookies always put a smile on my face. They remind me of childhood and my mom always busy in the kitchen making sure everything is ready… 

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Fudgy brownies with candy cane frosting

fudgy brownies with candy cane frosting recipe

No one can resist these easy-to-make extra fudgy brownies topped with a generous amount of candy cane frosting. The perfect excuse to use those extra candy canes. There’s no surprise Christmas is my favorite time of the year. The smell of fresh tree, the hot cocoa, the lights, the presents but above all the candy cane!… 

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White chocolate raspberry cheesecake bars

white chocolate raspberry cheesecake bars recipe

White chocolate meets fresh raspberries in these luscious cheesecake bars. So incredible creamy and so easy to make (the filling requires no baking!) they will be a favorite year round! As soon as December 1st rolls around I’m already deep into cookie exchange, wrapping gifts for relatives just ready to be shipped, house almost fully… 

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Triple chocolate cake

triple chocolate cake recipe

My favorite triple chocolate cake! Two layers of rich and tender chocolate cake filled with incredible smooth chocolate frosting and covered in a generous layer of chocolate ganache! For serious chocoholics! Today’s recipe is for truly chocolate lovers! Those of you, like me, who can not let a day pass by without enjoying at least some… 

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Homemade Ding Dong

homemade ding dongs recipe

Rich chocolate cake stuffed with a gooey marshmallow filling, these homemade ding dongs are just as good or even better than the store-bought ones. My husband loves Ding Dong cakes. Every now and then he used to come home with some and enjoyed them over a cup of coffee. It didn’t take me long to develop a… 

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Holiday cheesecake presents

holiday cheesecake presents recipe

Winter holidays is my favorite season. From the moment we pick our Christmas tree until few days into the new year everything seems to be magic. It may be just me but it seems like everyone comes to life, despite the cold weather. People are smiling more, singing carols all day long, wrapping gifts for… 

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Iced pumpkin donuts

iced pumpkin donuts recipe

A sweet treat with a cup of hot cider or coffee, these iced pumpkin donuts are incredibly moist and soft and loaded with delicious pumpkin and flavor! Tomorrow’s is my baby girl’s birthday. I can’t believe she’s 5! It seems like yesterday I was coming home with this tiny baby I was so afraid I might… 

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Double peppermint cupcakes

double peppermint cupcakes recipe

Get into the holiday spirit with these festive double peppermint cupcakes. Peppermint exact and peppermint creamer are used both in the cupcake batter and frosting for a double peppermint dose! I love cupcakes. If I have to choose between a cupcake and a cake, I choose the cupcake. It’s easier to make, easier to take… 

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Chocolate chip honey cake (no sugar added)

honey cake recipe

Extra moist and sweet, this chocolate chip honey cake is so flavorful and so easy to make. Dress it up with a thin layer of chocolate ganache and you have an irresistible snack cake! I used to be terrified of bundt cakes. Well, not the cake itself, but baking it. In my defense I had some… 

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Chocolate cake with streusel topping

chocolate cake streusel topping recipe 3

So easy to whip up, this chocolate cake with streusel topping will soon become your go-to snack cake with your morning cup of coffee. It’s just so good! No frosting needed, the chocolate chip streusel topping will do the trick. If you ask me, it’s better than frosting anyhow! This cake is delicious warm, shortly after… 

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Pumpkin cheesecake bars

pumpkin cheesecake bars recipe

So easy to make and with the right amount of pumpkin flavor, these pumpkin cheesecake bars taste exactly like a cheesecake that crossed paths with a pumpkin pie – the best of both worlds! We’re right in the middle of the pumpkin season. Although my first pumpkin dessert was made in the heat of June followed… 

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Pumpkin cinnamon rolls with caramel icing

pumpkin cinnamon rolls with caramel icing recipe

Your family will be jumping with joy after having one of these soft, fluffy and buttery pumpkin cinnamon rolls! Ribbons of cinnamon, lots of pumpkin flavor and a sticky caramel icing make these rolls totally irresistible! As a mom (and as a food blogger) one of my biggest “job” requirements is to make sure my family is well… 

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Pumpkin pie bars

pumpkin pie bars recipe 1

Made with a rich and creamy filling, these pumpkin pie bars are a delicious twist of the classic pie and a nice way to feed a crowd without being too messy! Pumpkin pie has and most likely will always be a favorite of my family right after we visit the local pumpkin patch. Every year,… 

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Grated chocolate coconut cake with chocolate ganache recipe

grated chocolate coconut cake chocolate ganache recipe

If you like chocolate and coconut together, you’re going love this easy to make chocolate coconut cake topped with silky chocolate ganache and toasted coconut flakes! I’m often asked what’s my favorite chocolate combo. Pretty much the answer depends on what i may craving at that moment. Peanut butter, caramel, classic vanilla or a touch… 

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White chocolate chocolate chip brownies

white chocolate chocolate chip brownies recipe

Sweet, buttery with a gooey center and a crispy paper-thin top crust, these white chocolate chocolate chip brownies are as rich as your dark chocolate brownie! I’m not a white chocolate kind of girl. I mean, you know, it’s not even real chocolate but there was something about the idea of white chocolate brownies. I… 

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