I love cupcakes! I have been craving them all week, and finally decided to give in and make me a few. I used my Pillsbury Funfetti cake mix and icing. Pillsbury… has so many fun colors of icing for spring. Whether you make your cupcakes from scratch or from a
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Written by: Jyl Johnson Pattee
Holiday meals with cute themed desserts, like Easter cupcakes, go hand in hand at our house. But nothing can take the joy out of the holiday faster than spending so much time in the kitchen (like I did when baking these adorable sugar cookies from scratch) that you don’t get to enjoy time with your family and other guests. That is why I’m a big fan of baking and serving cupcakes at holiday dinner parties. They are fast, easy …
This strawberry cheesecake trifle has saved me from hostess failure too many times to count. It never fails that when we have guests over for a meal, something goes horribly awry and makes me look like a crazy hostess. Whether it is a burnt meal, a child running around …
Easter is right around the corner and for many of us that means making fun festive desserts. If you don’t have a lot of time, consider making cupcakes. They are not only easy to make, but can be fun to decorate.
5 Cupcake Decorating Tips
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Here’s an easy and super yummy treat to make with the kids before any Easter guests come over. It tastes just like the chocolate chip cookie dough you love to lick out of the bowl. There are quite few recipes out there for cookie dough truffles… but my family loves
A Greek yogurt… parfait is one of the only ways I know to get my little boy to eat something healthy. The other night, I just could not get the little guy to eat anything for dinner. Finally, after way too long a time trying to convince him to eat
Creme’ de Menthe brownies are an elegant dessert for St Patrick’s Day…. On March 17 everyone takes on the “wearing of the green” and claiming they are Irish. So why not enjoy the celebration with a delectably mint and chocolate brownies. The green creme’ de Menthe adds flavor and
Chocolate truffles, add Earl Grey tea, and life is good. What woman doesn’t like chocolate, and tea, for that matter. I have made truffles before, but last time I picked the hottest day in Southern California, let’s just say that was a hot mess, literally. We were wiping down chocolate…
What is your favorite Girl Scout cookie? Hands down, my favorite is Thin Mint. I remember when I was a Girl Scout…, I participated in several cookie drives. It seems like everyone liked to buy Thin Mint cookies. I could hardly keep them in stock at our cookie
Peanut butter and chocolate are a huge hit in our household. Especially with my husband who is a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup fanatic. However, we are very health conscious in our house. So even though my husband LOVES store bought peanut butter… cups, we rarely buy them.Instead I make something