Homemade peanut butter

I know, I know. Why is the girl who doesn’t like peanut butter making…peanut butter? Let me explain. You’ve all heard me rave about my…

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Salted caramel apple pie

Is it me, or is salted caramel everywhere? I’ve seen it as candy, ice cream, cupcakes, cookies and bars. My husband actually found this in…

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Dark chocolate champagne buttermilk cupcakes with champagne buttercream

Happy (early) Valentine’s Day! Here is another champagne cupcake for all you bubbly fanatics out there (yes, you). If you recall, I made some champagne…

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Chinese steamed sticky rice cakes (nián gāo)

Happy Chinese New Year, or 恭禧發財! The lunar calendar marks the year of the snake, which is particularly special to me because it represents the…

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Lofthouse style soft frosted sugar cookies

My mom gave me an awesome compliment the other week. I was telling her how I had just made my very first batch of homemade…

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Chocolate ice cream

You all know that I think ice cream is a year-round treat. I mean, it’s the middle of winter, and here I am again with…

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Hamentashen (Jewish filled triangle cookies)

Time for another Blogger’s Choice recipe!  I was giddy when our hostess, Sarah of Taste of Home Cooking assigned me Joanna’s blog, Kosher Kitchen. I…

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