Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

This weekend I hit a new high with baking and tried my hand at pumpkin cupcakes with cream cheese frosting. And they were a hit! Not only did my mom eat a full half of one (which is a whole lot more than her usual nibble), I got compliments from a whole bunch of folks…

Grilled Cheese Please!

It’s that time of year again. It’s time to break out the sweaters, buy your pumpkin spiced lattes and most importantly, start cooking some delicious comfort food. And when I think of comfort food, there’s one dish that comes to mind. Grilled cheese. Yes, they definitely aren’t the healthiest option in the world and they…

Food for the 4th

If you live in the US then you are definitely aware of the fact that this weekend is 4th of July weekend! And as I do for most holidays, I love to go on Pinterest and see what people have come up with for holiday treats to eat. This year I’ll be heading down to…

Weeky Tid Bits

After a pretty hectic week it was nice to finally relax and bake a cake for 3 hours, run in the blazing heat and cook even more. Wait a minute.. Ran up to Bunker Hill! (and slowly crawled my way down)