Easy DIY Cupcake Holder

DIY Cupcake Holder

I love cupcakes! Who doesn't? Here's how to make an easy DIY cupcake holder that's cute and portable with just a few inexpensive supplies. … [Read more...]

Mini Cupcakes on a Stick

Mini Cupcakes on a Stick

Everything is better on a stick and mini cupcakes on a stick are no exception! With February in full swing, Valentine's Day is on the mind of many couples in love. But I'm sure I'm not the only one who feels that you don't have to have a holiday to tell you to celebrate love...you can celebrate it everyday and any day! These Mini Cupcakes on a Stick are a perfect everyday surprise for those you love. … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Cake and Celebrating Everyday Occasions

Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Celebrate your everyday occasions with this homemade pumpkin cake recipe! It's been a hard year. I don't think I could have ever imagined how hard this year would be. Losing someone you love is, without a doubt, one of the worst things. Losing three...well, it's inconceivable. About 4-5 months ago, I read a blog post called "one simple step that’s changing my life" by another food blogger, Kristy of The Wicked Noodle. Her post stated: everything in our lives should begin with being … [Read more...]

Candy Bar Cupcakes

Candy Bar Cupcakes

These homemade candy bar cupcakes aren't just topped with candy bars -- they also have a candy bar center. Use your favorite "fun size" chocolate bars for a treat that is great for Halloween parties or as a way to use up leftover Halloween candy. These are a versatile cupcake - I used Milky Way bars and Snickers, but you could substitute just about any candy bar. The first step is to chop up 3 oz of unsweetened chocolate. It gets melted in a double broiler or in a glass bowl on top … [Read more...]

Creative & Easy Food Gift Ideas


If you enjoy cooking, then you probably enjoy giving food gifts to friend and family. Christmas time is the main time I give food gifts. I bake ever year and have piles of goodies to give away to family and friends who live nearby. This wasn't a tradition that my family had, but rather something I learned from my grandmother-in-law and my mother-in-law. … [Read more...]