German chocolate cupcakes

german chocolate cupcakes imperial sugar 2

A secret ingredient makes these german chocolate cupcakes so unbelievable light, moist and tender. Topped with a generous amount of sticky sweet coconut pecan frosting, these are the best german chocolate cupcakes I’ve tried! German chocolate deserts have a special place in my heart. They are the foundation of this blog, so to speak. If… 

Read More »

Strawberry poke cake (made from scratch) and a $300 gift card giveaway

strawberry poke cake recipe imperial sugar

With its pretty red stripes, this made-from-scratch poke cake drenched in strawberry flavored syrup and topped with whipped topping will be a hit with everyone. Poke cake remind me of my mom. I can not see a recipe for poke cake and not think of her. If I close my eyes I see her pouring… 

Read More »

Sticky chocolate monkey bread (made from scratch)

homemade sticky chocolate filled monkey bread recipe

With a oozing chocolate and caramel surprise inside, this sticky monkey bread is made completely from scratch. You’ll never go back to using canned dough after trying this recipe. There’s something irresistible about a ooye gooey treat. No matter how hard I try to resist it, my will power is non-existent. Add to that some… 

Read More »

Grasshopper cake

grasshopper cake recipe

Pretty green and white swirled grasshopper cake topped with a rich chocolate ganache and airy whipped cream. One small bite and you will be transported to a world of mint and chocolate! I’ve had grasshopper cake on my mind since Christmas when I shared the recipe for grasshopper cheesecake bars and was planning on making… 

Read More »

The best red velvet cookies

red velvet cookies recipe

Two secret ingredients turn a classic into the best red velvet cookies ever. Forget the red velvet cake box, these cookies are made from scratch I have a thing or two for red velvet desserts as we get close to Valentine’s Day.  I have to admit, for a while I had mixed feelings about this… 

Read More »

Gingerbread cupcakes with gingerbread frosting

gingerbread cupcakes with gingerbread frosting recipe

Moist and flavorful gingerbread cupcakes topped with a sweet molasses and ginger spiced buttercream frosting. An irresistible holiday dessert I’m ready for Christmas. I have all my shopping done. Most of the gifts are already wrapped. Cookies are baked and mailed. House is decorated. The kitchen smells amazing. There’s no better time than the winter… 

Read More »