Category Archives: Desserts

Raspberry Champagne Cupcakes with Champagne Buttercream Frosting

My sister got married last weekend. I’m sure she will say the same, but it was one of the best days of my life, IView full post »

Butterscotch Cake Pops

My sister is getting married in less than one month.  The countdown has officially begun. Recently I went back toView full post »

Chocolate Chunk Cookies with Sea Salt

  I had a post pretty much ready to go to show what to do with leftover risotto, but then a little bird toldView full post »

Frou Frou Cupcakes

My little sister is getting married in a few months.  I’ll spare you the (eventual and inevitable) blubbering andView full post »

Chocolate Baklava

So baklava has always been one of those mysterious yet super intimidating desserts that I have always wanted toView full post »

Roasted Banana Bars with Browned Butter Frosting

    Does anyone else out there freeze bananas?  The reason I ask is because I sometimes have a hard time “View full post »

Rosebud’s Sugar Cookies

I had an unexpected surprise the other day.  I was emptying out my email and found an old one that my mother had sentView full post »

Dark Chocolate Cherry Fondue

  Ah, Valentine’s Day.  The yearly love-it or hate-it kind of holiday.  Oddly enough, I’veView full post »

Triple Chocolate Scones

  This is an impromptu post.  In honor of the season premier of the fourth season of Downton Abbey tonightView full post »

Chocolate Buttermilk Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

  Yep.  Sometimes you just need a chocolate cupcake. Nothing too fancy, no ridiculous fillings, no insaneView full post »

Mini Pumpkin Cakes with Cinnamon Vanilla Bean Cream Cheese Frosting

  Things this past week have been crazy.  I got home finally from pretty much one and a half month’sView full post »

Chocolate Crispie Treats

  Sometimes I really miss store-bought marshmallows (it’s the whole gelatin issue).  I have yet to try variousView full post »

Chocolate Coconut Walnut Fudge

  Sometimes I come home from work and do a face plant into a box of CheezIts.   And eat giant bowls ofView full post »

Chocolate Espresso Oatmeal Cookies

    I’m going to skip a long into this time and just tell you straight up that these cookies areView full post »

Chocolate Champagne Truffles

  I’m a firm believer in the saying about keeping a bottle of champagne on hand…well, you know,View full post »