Cupcake Tips

Cupcake Tips

One of the questions I get asked most often, in my real life and in emails, is about making/frosting cupcakes!  Many of you want your homemade cupcakes to look like they came from a fancy bakery without paying $2.50-$3.50 per cupcake like you do at a bakery!  I feel the same way! So lets get […]

St. Patrick’s Day Meal Ideas

St. Patrick’s Day Meal Ideas

Sometimes you’ve got to change-up tradition a little! Like our gummy “snakes” (in honor of St. Patrick driving the snakes out of Ireland) tradition!  I posted about that St. Patrick’s Day tradition and how my mom always used gummy worms to tell the story. Last year, I made this dessert in clear cups so you […]

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies- Quest for the Best

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies- Quest for the Best

I often try a few recipes at a time.  It’s like hosting my own personal recipe contest. It’s just for my own purposes.  And I know it’s not normal.  But I always wonder if there could be a better recipe out there, and I think side by side taste testing is the best way to […]

Buttermilk Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup

Buttermilk Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup

Let me introduce you to my current happiness… As far as pancakes go, this is the best experience I’ve had. (I might add that this experience was also part of a spoiled breakfast in bed morning). Even so, the pancakes can hold their own without the pomp and circumstance! Around here, a recipe is the […]

“Bowls of Stuff” Sundaes

“Bowls of Stuff” Sundaes

Ok so maybe I haven’t “sold” this dessert under that name. I can hear you clicking to Our Best Bites as we speak. And, I realize I may never have a career in marketing. But wait…look…drool…read on… This dessert was born at my house eons ago and it was an instant hit with my people. […]