Orange Monkey Bread

I have eaten this orange vanilla monkey bread more times than I am proud of during this quarantine. It is a good thing too, because I have had plenty of help eating this bad boy. The kids and Aric love this monkey bread, as well. This recipe is beyond easy and a great dish to […]

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Copycat Girl Scouts Thin Mints

Are you sad that the Girl Scout cookie season is over? Well, don’t fret. Make these super duper delicious thin mint cookies. And dare I say, they’re even better than the originals? Try them for yourself. Ingredients Cookies 3/4 cup (1-1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar 1 large egg 1 teaspoon […]

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Triple-Layer Irish Cream Brownies

These fudgy and boozy brownies are a perfect grown-up dessert for St. Patrick’s Day or any day really. There is a layer of brownies, Irish cream frosting, and an Irish cream chocolate ganache on top. Delicious! Ingredients Brownie Layer 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter 8 ounces semi-sweet chocolate, chopped 2 cups granulated sugar 4 […]

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The Best Chocolate Chip Muffins

Did you know that February 20th is National Muffin Day? These chocolate chip muffins are to die for. They are absolutely delicious and honestly, if I can eat one of these for breakfast, it’s really like having dessert for breakfast. Ingredients 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup granulated sugar 2-1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon […]

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Lemon Scones

No need to go to a bakery to enjoy these perfect lemon scones. These are simple ingredients, very minimal work, and you will have a perfect, bakery-level scone ready in absolutely no time. You’ll never want to go back to the store-bought version ever again. Ingredients SCONES 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup granulated sugar […]

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Brown Sugar Cookie Butter Cookies

Here in Europe they have these little cookies during the holidays called spekulatius cookies. They’re basically spekuloos or cookie butter cookies with a cinnamon twist. However, these are soft-batch style instead of the traditional dry ones that need to be dunked in coffee. Ingredients 1 cup cookie butter spread 1/2 stick (4 tablespoons) butter, room […]

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Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

It is winter and hot chocolate season, but really is it ever a bad time for hot chocolate? The flavors of rich chocolate and marshmallow go hand-in-hand and are a favorite of many. This cupcake recipe is quite extraordinary and I am obsessed with them. So is Summer, my golden retriever. I ran to the […]

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