Breakfast

Fluffy Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

I love pumpkin… …it tastes like Fall. I have made pancakes so many times that I can’t even remember how many, but it has never come out the way that I wanted… Either it was too rubbery or it lost it’s fluffiness after it was removed from the pan (and no one wants a deflated,… Continue reading Fluffy Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

Cakes

Chocolate Cupcake stuffed with Chocolate Chip Cookie

Adorable on the outside and stuffed with chocolate chips cookie on the inside…. …really the cupcake monster is almost too cute to eat 🙂 I love the combination the chocolate cupcake shell over the chocolate chip cookie. The chocolate chip cookie center is from a cookie recipe, but it is first frozen and then baked… Continue reading Chocolate Cupcake stuffed with Chocolate Chip Cookie

Bread · Breakfast · Muffins

Roasted Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin stuffed with Cheesecake with Chocolate-Espresso Buttercream

It’s the beginning of roasting season… …starting with some bananas! The convenience of having my parents within driving distance to me….is they bring tons of groceries from the suburbs and usually it’s waaaaaay too much! Just imagine, your frig being loaded up with two dozen eggs, 4 lbs of butter, half gallon of milk, various… Continue reading Roasted Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin stuffed with Cheesecake with Chocolate-Espresso Buttercream

Bread · Breakfast

Cinnamon Nutella Chocolate Chip Babka

Mesmerizing swirls… …take a huge bite into cinnamon sugar, Nutella and chocolate chips awesomeness! Looks complicated, but it’s surprisingly so simple. To make this even easier, buy a great bread dough and make the filling! Ingredients (makes two mini skillets at 6 inches in diameter or one large skillet): For Dough: 1 packet dry yeast (2… Continue reading Cinnamon Nutella Chocolate Chip Babka

Cookies

Mummified Chocolate Chip Cookies

Had an idea to try something a little different…. …mummy cookies!! Instead of using royal icing or fondant to create the strips for a mummy, I decided to cut strips of sugar cookie dough to wrap it over a chocolate chip cookie. It’s two cookies in one! I have to admit that cutting and laying… Continue reading Mummified Chocolate Chip Cookies