Breakfast in Bed Picnic for Mother’s Day

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Did you guys ever make your mom breakfast in bed for Mother’s Day when you were little? I was in the kitchen the other day making us lunch when I had this flashback of waking up early on Mother’s Day with my sisters to make her breakfast one year. Here are a few tips on how to create an easy Breakfast Picnic Basket for Mother’s Day or any morning you want to make feel special…

Spring Inspiration: Coconut Mini-Bundt Cakes

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Over the past few weeks, I’ve definitely come to realize that food has its own love language. My Granny used to make the cutest Easter cupcakes complete with a pipe cleaner basket handle and green coconut grass. These Spring Inspired Coconut Mini-Bunt Cakes were super easy to make and were inspired by the hours we spent baking in her kitchen. They’re perfect for any event leading up to the Easter holiday. Here’s a look at how you can make these deliciously moist cakes too…

The Easiest Breakfast Birthday Cake Ever

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We recently celebrated a milestone birthday for my mom with a special brunch. I knew in advance we were going to have Belgian waffles with caramel sauce and I was this close to using one of the waffles as her birthday cake. But as the party drew near, I just couldn’t let her celebrate the day without a cake that was a little more substantial. I decided to create the easiest breakfast birthday cake ever and I’ll show you how to make one too…

Salted Caramel Mini Pumpkin Bundt Cakes

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As soon is fall officially hits, I’m in the kitchen making caramel apples, beet brownies with peanut butter cream frosting or any recipe I can get my hands on that calls for pumpkin. This recipe is a mix of my favorite pound cake and my favorite pumpkin spice bar recipe. Here’s what you’ll need to make your own…

Rise and Shine Muffins

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We’re always looking for healthy recipes that are quick and can be made ahead of time. This recipe for rise and shine muffins is a fantastic mix of carrots, zucchini, apples and walnuts. They’re definitely moist and aren’t overly sweet. These muffins are an easy grab and go option for busy mornings. Here’s what you’ll need to make some Rise and Shine Muffins of your own…

Flower Pot Rosemary Bread

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Did you guys know you could bake bread in a terra cotta flower Pot? This was my first time trying it and it was so good. Here’s the recipe and a step by step just in case you want to make your own Rosemary Flower Pot bread too…

Sweet Treats for Valentine’s Day

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Over the past few years, I’ve shared with you guys so many times I have a serious sweet tooth. Homemade sweet treats and baked goodies are not only my favorite gifts to give but are also some of my favorite gifts to receive too. Here are some last minute ideas to give your friends, family members, coworkers or neighbors for Valentine’s Day…

2015 Year in Review

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2015…The Year of the Goat…and what a year it was.

Gingerbread Cookies

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It’s seems hard to believe as much as I love to bake but I can’t remember ever making gingerbread cookies until this year. My family usually makes sugar cookies each year and we have a good time decorating all the different shapes. I was sure I was going to win the cookie decorating contest over the Thanksgiving holiday at Loblolly Manor but my mom pulled a fast one on us at the last minute.

Homemade Bread Wrapper with Free Printable

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There’s just something about bringing a friend or family member a fresh loaf of bread that conjures the most nostalgic feelings. Baking gifts is one of my favorite things to do and I know it’s some of your favorite things to do too. If you’re spending the holidays visiting friends and family consider bringing them a loaf of baked bread. Here is my recipe for pumpkin bread with a free printable bread wrapper…

Moist Beet Brownies with Peanut Buttercream Frosting

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So, before we get started I feel like I may have lost some of you on this recipe at the word, beet. It’s actually a common thing to add beets to cakes that are considered southern staples. I set about creating this decadent recipe with the ingredients I had on hand for a moist, delicious beet brownie topped with peanut buttercream frosting. Here’s a recipe I’m totally crazy about and I know you’re going to be crazy about it too…

Pumpkin Spice Bars with Cream Cheese Icing

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This recipe for pumpkin spice bars with cream cheese frosting has been well received throughout the years. It’s like a taste of fall I look forward to every year. These bars are really moist and can be easily transported for fall picnics, Sunday suppers or in school lunches. Here’s another easy to make recipe that’s picky eater approved…

Apple Oatmeal and Walnut Cookies

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After bringing home baskets and baskets of honeycrisp apples this season, we’re down to the last two. It’s been so much fun finding new ways to bake with apples and enjoy old favorites too. These Apple Oatmeal and Walnut cookies are soft and chewy. The apple chunks are sweet and the walnuts give the cookies a bit of crunch. Here are the ingredients you’ll need to make your own…

Baked Apple Butterscotch Bars

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Happy Friday! I’m headed out for a long weekend with my family. I’ll be traveling to meet everyone and I wanted to bring a long a few goodies to share with the girls. This recipe for Baked Apple Butterscotch Bars is easy to make and travels well. It’s perfect for afternoon picnics, tailgate parties or holiday cookie swaps.

Salted Caramel Apple Skillet

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Honeycrisp apples are my favorite but I know they won’t be in season much longer. I have a serious sweet tooth so I’ve had a good time trying out new recipes. All you need are a few ingredients and an iron skillet to make this tasty Salted Caramel Apple Skillet treat for your family.