Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes with Blueberry Frosting

To celebrate my sister’s birthday, we came together to bake blueberry lemon cupcakes (recipe from Homemade Food Junkie)! These cupcakes were a nice combination of sweet and tart flavors and the blueberries in the cupcakes themselves were a fun surprise with every bite. The icing was also very smooth and filled with blueberry flavor. InContinue reading “Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes with Blueberry Frosting”

Gingerbread Houses 2.0

This year, to up the stakes, we held a gingerbread house competition during our ugly Christmas sweater party! My sister and I spent two days making the ginger bread house kits and we were lucky enough to have our friends from college, Isa and Mari respectively, help us out! We couldn’t have done it without them! Also,Continue reading “Gingerbread Houses 2.0”

Caramel Apple Butter Cupcakes

The next set of cupcakes we made was this delicious combination of caramel apple all in a cupcake! I am a sucker for caramel so as soon as I found out that pure, thick, caramel was going both into the cupcake and the icing, I was sold! I will note that I do not like having left overContinue reading “Caramel Apple Butter Cupcakes”

Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cupcakes

 To end off our Thanksgiving cupcake extravaganza, we made these delicious Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cupcakes thanks to Your Cup of Cake and they were absolutely delicious! Instead of just leaving them with plain icing on the top, we added some fun turkey faces on top of the whole treat to add to the festivities! Ingredients Cupcakes: 1Continue reading “Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cupcakes”

Fireball Cupcakes

These cupcakes were for my sister’s homecoming weekend and were a hit! Please note they do contain alcohol in both the cupcake and icing so please bake responsibly but if you prefer not to include alcohol, you can replace mentions of alcohol with regular apple cider. Ingredients Cinnamon Spice Hard Cider Cupcakes ⅓ cup butterContinue reading “Fireball Cupcakes”

Caramel Apple Crisp Bars

My family and I went to Carter Mountain to pick some fresh apples and once we got home we made some caramel apple bars! They were absolutely delicious and gooey. Whether you pick your own apples or not, enjoy!! Ingredients 2 cups  old-fashioned or quick-cooking oats 1-1/4 cups  flour, divided 1 tsp.  baking soda 1 tsp.  ground cinnamon 1/8 tsp.Continue reading “Caramel Apple Crisp Bars”

Raspberry Coffee Cake

This cake was DELICIOUS! I was looking for a recipe with fresh raspberries and this cake incorporates them amazingly! Enjoy!! Ingredients Filing: 2 cups fresh raspberries 1/4 cup water 1/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons corn starch Cake: 1 1/2 cups flour 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 4 tablespoons butter, cutContinue reading “Raspberry Coffee Cake”