My favorites

My favorites

My favorites
Honey Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies

Honey Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies

Getting lost in blogs is one of my favorite activities (online at least—surprise, surprise). For the past few weeks, I’ve tried to put everything in my life on hold while I study to take the GMAT
Cheese Ball Appetizer with Local Flavor!

Cheese Ball Appetizer with Local Flavor!

my lovely friend Carmen asked me to participate in a cooking event with Sir Charles Sauce. She said that Charles wanted me to come up with one of my original recipes using their sauce

How to Bake Crispy, Chewy or Cake-Like Chocolate Chip Cookies

 With regard to a basic recipe, I keep it simple and my opinion is "if it ain't broke, don't fix it", and stick with the recipe on the back of the Nestle's chocolate chip bag, or Nestle's Toll House Cookies (click on the text for the recipe)
Day #322 - Nanaimo Bars

Day #322 - Nanaimo Bars

When I first got married, my mom and aunt put together a recipe box. The asked the guests at each of my showers to give me a few of their favorite family traditions
Day #254 - Jodi's S'More Cupcakes

Day #254 - Jodi's S'More Cupcakes

I glanced at a couple, but I didn't want their ideas to get in the way of my own. In this case, I used some of my favorite recipes to make up components for this recipe

Day #184 - Ice Cream Birthday Party

I want to bring you one more ice cream party post tomorrow that will give you some ideas how to bring it all together and also provide you some of the printables my husband made for the party
Make Your Own Starbuck's Vanilla Syrup

Make Your Own Starbuck's Vanilla Syrup

  My husband has a very particular pallet and can taste nuances that I cannot detect at all. We used to buy this Starbuck's brand of syrup
Triple Chocolate Mousse Cake

Triple Chocolate Mousse Cake

  It's delicious, but my only warning is that it pretty darn time consuming. This is an amazing Martha Stewart Recipe that yields 8 individual desserts
Real Buttercream Frosting

Real Buttercream Frosting

My other buttercream frosting recipe is slightly faster, so I use it a bit more. If you are making my coconut cake, you can add 2 tsp coconut cream and 1 tsp vanilla instead