For the Love of Birthday Cake

For the Love of Birthday Cake

Can there be any greater joy or expression of love than baking a birthday cake for your friend or loved one? A birthday cake allows the baker to create a one-of-a-kind gift (Even if it is someone else’s recipe, it’s still your special touch!) that is generally shared...
Chocolate-Covered Cranberry Love Muffins

Chocolate-Covered Cranberry Love Muffins

I begin as many valentines do… with an apology. Alas, it’s true; over two years ago, I wrote a post about the inspiration for my original Love Muffins and then, some posts later, gave you another recipe and promised you something I never delivered: A Love Muffin...
Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Easter Eggs

Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Easter Eggs

When my daughter was a little girl, she loved a homemade candy called buckeyes—basically, it was a from-scratch take on Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. While they were homemade, they were anything but healthy—nowhere near healthy, in fact. They included among other...