Make Ahead Desserts for the Holidays

There are two types of people in the world: the type that look forward to holidays and start preparing for them weeks in advance, and the type that avoid the hype all together. I, personally, 100% fall into the first category. To put it into perspective, as soon as I see the first leaves start…

An Attempt at Lemon High Tea Cookies

As someone who’s not the biggest fan of lemon (with the exception of adding a slice to my vodka sodas), I’ve never been that motivated to bake lemon-centric recipes. In fact, usually when a recipe calls for lemon (ex. lemon zest, lemon liquor, lemon flavoring), I still tend to forgo the ingredient. When a friend…

Easter Dessert

Every year for Easter my family goes to my cousin’s house for lunch (which usually ends up being dinner as well given the amount we consume). Each year we’re tasked with bringing something different to the table whether it be an appetizer, a fun drink, or for this year, a dessert. Naturally when my mom…

Cakes to Bake

If you’ve been reading my posts for the past couple of years you know that I have serious baking addiction. I started off with cupcakes and have more recently been dabbling in my cake game. Through these cake experiments I’ve gotten a lot of motivation to try my hand at some new flavors and maybe…

Chocolate Cake with Buttercream Frosting

This weekend was another one filled with baking. My best friend’s birthday was last week so I volunteered to bake her cake and I think it went pretty well! She asked for a chocolate cake with vanilla frosting and since I knew her favorite candy is Heath Bar, I also picked up some crumbled up…