Sweet Treats

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Orange Angel Food Cake

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Orange Angel Food Cake

In honor of my Mom’s birthday last week and Mother’s day this weekend, I’ve made a cake fit for angels (or more so for mothers who are angels)! This cake was probably the first recipe I made with my grandmother for my Mom’s birthday as […]

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Orange Cardamom Cake

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Orange Cardamom Cake

Some days you just want cake. I came home the other day to a very empty fridge and all I could think of making was a cake. Baking (and eating) cake seems very decadent, usually an activity reserved for special occasions. However, I think cake on weekdays is even […]

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Salted Caramel Frozen Hot Chocolate

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Salted Caramel Frozen Hot Chocolate

My love of frozen hot chocolates goes way back to my Midwestern childhood afternoons at Dairy Queen. For the first few years of my life, I was a chocolate cone dipped in chocolate kinda girl–an amazing treat I enjoy to this day. However, one afternoon […]

Sweetheart Tea Cookies

Sweetheart Tea Cookies

Back in the day, Valentine’s Day held much anticipation of candy and little notes from my school friends. I remember in elementary school decorating little bags and boxes with pink and red hearts, covered in glitter in the hopes that I would get all sorts of […]

Spiked Chocolate Fondue

Spiked Chocolate Fondue

It’s Valentine’s season and that means CHOCOLATE! I love the stuff, especially when surrounding carmel and finished with sea salt (Cutie, I hope you’re taking notes). However, I’m looking for something hot to keep me warm on these cold winter nights! We’re getting a snow storm tomorrow; this is the perfect decadence for a lazy day. I love making this for parties because it takes very little effort, and always leaves my guests in a cocoa coma! (It always surprises me how chocolate stunners like fondue or flourless chocolate cake are always the simplest recipes.) It’s also great preceded by my Sparkling Cheese Fondue.

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Cute Pies for my Cutie Pie

Sweet Tooth Tuesdays: Cute Pies for my Cutie Pie

It’s February folks and that means that Valentines Day is right around the corner, seven days away to be exact! It’s been way to long since I last posted so I thought I’d honor my coming back to Sweet Tooth Tuesdays by hosting Seven Days of Love. We all […]