March brings one of my favorite holidays, Pi Day! This is the perfect holiday because it combines two things I love, food and math. The day is of course to celebrate the irrational number Ï€, which is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. But the best way to celebrate it […]
This is a delicious chocolate cake with a rich raspberry filling. Honestly I usually just make cakes from a mix, but last week I decided to make a chocolate cake from scratch, and it was much better than a cake mix. The recipe has sour cream, and it mades the cake layers nice and moist.
Pumpkin Roll filled with cream cheese is a traditional holiday recipe, and it is even better when you add chocolate chips to make it more decadent! Pumpkin and cream cheese combine in this cake to make a delicious combination of flavors. Cake rolls can seem intimidating, but they really are not hard to make, and […]
Gingerbread has been a traditional Christmas decoration for generations. My kids and I have enjoyed making gingerbread houses together for years, from basic graham cracker creations to more complicated designs.Â But this is the most complicated one we have ever made, a Gingerbread Noahâ€™s Ark!
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I love using candy molds to make decorative cookies, because it is so easy and the result looks cool. These cookies are always a huge hit at parties, and look like they took much more effort than they really did. I made these Halloween Chocolate Covered Oreos in multiple colors of candy, but even if […]
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Global Influence, with product provided by Hersheyâ€™s. Halloween is all about the candy! I recently received a huge box of candy from Hersheyâ€™s, full of Halloween goodies! The box contained Rolos, Halloween Kit Kats, Caramel Apple Lollipops, Reeseâ€™s Peanut Butter Cups, York Peppermint Patties, Hersheyâ€™s Milk Chocolate, Kisses and […]
I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. Football Game Day is always fun for my family! This year our teams aren’t doing so well though. Our local college team is Syracuse University, […]
I have been trying hard to lose weight this summer, but sometimes it is hard to resist desserts! My 17 year old had crepes on a trip to Montreal this spring, and has been bugging me to make them for her. Once I did a little research I realized that crepes are actually pretty low […]
Summer is the time of year for popsicles! The great thing about making your own ice pops is that it is very easy, and you can use all natural ingredients and create your own flavors and designs. You can use yogurt to make thicker and more creamy pops, but I also like the ones that […]