Summer Desserts

Summer Picnic Party: Ant Attack Cupcakes (and a Giveaway!)

July 20, 2013

So, there you are, enjoying a nice picnic. The breeze is blowing, the heat has (thankfully!) abated, and you’re enjoying all of your summertime favorites – burgers, hot dogs, potato salad, and watermelon. Life couldn’t get much better. Until…

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Roasted Strawberry Handpies

June 6, 2013
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Before I start this post, I just wanted to say a huge thank you to you all for your kind words and well-wishes! It still amazes me that anyone reads my weird ramblings and to know that I have the love and support of so many makes me all teary (the pregnancy hormones are partly […]

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Cherry Pie Cookies for Bo Johnson

October 8, 2012
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Bo Johnson was a 13 year old young boy who lived in Door County, Wisconsin. He battled a rare form of leukemia for a year before his doctors explained that there was nothing more they could do for him. The next day, he went home. He spent his last few weeks inspiring those around him […]

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Lemon Pomegranate Cookies

September 11, 2012
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I don’t know about you, but I’m so over summer. With its triple digit heat and unusually active biting bugs, my least favorite season is finally coming to an end. And, I couldn’t be more excited. I’m beyond ready for pumpkin spice lattes, totes of Honeycrisp apples, the return of my favorite TV shows (hello […]

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Celebrating the End of Summer!

September 10, 2012

Boo-yah, summer, you’re outta here! Smell ya later! Don’t come back for a very long time. Seriously. Before I jump into fall treats (and trust me, there will be plenty), I’m taking some time this week to celebrate. Expect a fun combination of summer and fall topics. I might even post about something not even […]

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Blood in the Water Cupcakes

August 17, 2012
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Shark Week wouldn’t be complete without gummy sharks. It was serendipitous that one of the designers on Project Runway used gummy sharks for her dress’ collar a couple weeks ago. It was meant to be. So, once Shark Week rolled around, I went on the hunt. Luckily, we have a little hole in the wall […]

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