Easter Bunny Cupcakes

This adorably cute bunny cupcake is the perfect thing to throw together last minute for Easter (or any other event that you can bring a bunny cupcake to). All you need is boxed cake mix, some frosting, coconut shreds (optional), marshmallows, and pink sugar sprinkles. I say coconut shreds are optional because it’s one of thoseRead more

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cupcakes w/ Marshmallow Frosting

Rich, chocolatey, pepperminty cupcakes are topped with a marshmallow frosting, then finished with crushed candy canes and chocolate syrup. These are incredibly easy to make (boxed cake mix anyone?), and are even easier to make super cute and festive for the holidays. There’s something about the holidays and the cold weather that really makes meRead more

Chocolate cake soaked with pudding and condensed milk, topped with Oreos and coffee whipped cream

The ULTIMATE Oreo Mocha Poke Cake

Chocolate cake soaked with chocolate pudding and sweetened condensed milk, layered with crushed oreos, topped with coffee whipped cream and finished off with more oreos and chocolate fudge sauce. This is basically the most amazing and indulgent (but super easy) dessert! When you’re watching  the video, either watch it full screen, or make sure theRead more

Chocolate Pudding Cupcake w/ Nutella Frosting

These extra chocolatey cupcakes are moist but light & fluffy thanks to store bought cake mix and pudding powder. They’re made extra special with an incredibly easy Nutella frosting! I just celebrated a birthday. I’m the biggest hypocrite when it comes to birthday celebrations because I LOVE to celebrate birthdays in the biggest way possible – make aRead more

Grandma's carrot cake with cream cheese frosting

Old Fashioned Carrot Cake

Grandma’s old fashioned carrot cake is made special with crushed pineapple, a delicious frosting, and you got it, a whole lot of love. Usually, I’m not one to pour out all my feeling and emotions, but a couple weeks ago, our family lost an amazing woman, wife, mom, grandma, great grandma. My grandma (or “halmuni”) was aRead more

A perfect biscuit topped with fig jam, mascarpone whipped cream, and fresh figs.

Figgy Shortcake

This figgy shortcake is a fun little spin off the classic strawberry shortcake. With it being fig season and all, there are figs all over the grocery store. I can never resist, and usually end up buying a big box of figs just for the heck of it – I have issues, I know…to beRead more

Super simple layered birthday cake that requires no special equipment (or talent)

Simple Layered Birthday Cake (no special equipment needed)

I always see those beautiful layered cakes and want to make them, but shy away from it because I don’t want to buy all the special equipment- certain sized cake pans, the spinning thing they put the cake on to frost it, those fancy spatulas, whatever you need to cut the tops off the cakeRead more

Matcha Coconut Tres Leches Cake

Matcha Coconut Tres Leches Cake

Guys, this tres leches cake has QUATRO LECHES!! Aaaaand it’s matcha and coconut flavored!! This is the cake of all cakes, so I’m so glad you stopped by to see how to make it!  Here’s a quick video to just give you a visual of the steps. Scroll through for in depth instructions, and allRead more

Easy churro cupcakes topped with churro popcorn!

Mini Churro Cupcakes w/ Churro Popcorn Topping

This mini cupcake is loaded with the delicious cinnamon flavor of a churro, topped with a cream cheese frosting, and really goes above and beyond with churro popcorn (!!!) on top. Confession time: this “churro cupcake” is only a churro cupcake because it has cinnamon in it. I call it a churro cupcake because I neededRead more