dessert

Strawberry Cheesecake Breakfast Rolls

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. ¬†#HallmarkForMom ¬†#CollectiveBias Whenever I see grandparents show up at school pick-up, I get a small twinge of jealousy. ¬† You see, here in Iowa, it is normal for kids to have their grandparents […]

 

Flourless Oatmeal-Raisin Cookie Bars

For a while, ¬†I was posting healthy cookie recipes without sugar. ¬†Instead, I was adding maple syrup or dates. ¬† But do you know what makes a cookie taste good? ¬†Brown sugar. Let me explain. ¬† Over the last few years, my sweetness pallet has changed. ¬†I can no longer […]

 

Salted Caramel Carrot Cake

Last weekend my mom made a carrot cake for my sister-in-law’s birthday, and it was a huge hit with the whole family! ¬† My mom put raisins in the cake and they caramelized into a really amazing flavor. ¬† ¬†This got me thinking, ¬†what if I replaced the raisins with […]

 

Key-Lime Pie Green Smoothie Freezer Pops

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SilkSipToSpoon#CollectiveBias Its a new year and a new beginning. ¬† I am keeping healthy this year by working out 3-5 times a week and trying to eat as many fruits and vegetables¬†as possible. […]

 

Butternut Squash Apple Sauce

Its still 90 degrees out. ¬†But its after Labor Day. ¬†When Labor day is over you’re not supposed to wear white and you can start making Autumn butternut squash recipes. ¬† I will also wait anxiously¬†for Starbucks to start their “Pumpkin Spice Latte” season. I have a 10 month old […]

 

Kiwi Frozen Yogurt Sandwiches

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†                     I had two kiwi in my fridge to use up. ¬†I thought about making a Kiwi vinaigrette. ¬†Unfortunately, I don’t have any ( non wilted) ¬†lettuce in the house. […]

 

Sprinkle Stencils

This is a tutorial on how I repurposed a cookie cutter into a sprinkle stencil for cake decorating. ¬† Last weekend I made my husband a birthday cake. ¬†Our family doesn’t make big fancy cakes. We usually try to eat healthy, so we don’t want lots of extra cake lying […]

 

Tips on dipping cake pops!

Below is a photo of the cake pops that ALMOST failed! I have no fancy decorations on these. I was happy just to get them done.¬† My husband was having a Halloween lunch at work, so I took this as a chance to attempt cake pops.¬† I looked online for […]

 

Bra and Panty cookies

This summer has been the summer of babies! Out of our close group of friends, which has about 9 couples, 5 of us are expecting!¬†¬†( all due within 3 months) ¬†¬† Because of the babies, or maybe its because our husbands also all turned 30 this summer, We just don’t […]

 

Cookie Cheeseburgers!!!

Are these not the cutest things ever? I know they have been around a while because¬†I remember making them with my mom and bringing them in as a birthday treat when I was in second grade. ( I am 28 years old now)¬† This is how they are done. Hamburger […]

 

Christmas Caroler Cookies!!

I know this might be a little late. But i know some families do celebrate Christmas later. Here are some cute cookies that I made for Christmas! The mouth of the Christmas caroler is made with a straw, the Hair was made with a garlic press and food coloring ( […]