Scones

Chocolate Chunk Tea Party Scones

Yesterday we had the first real snow of the season here in Connecticut, and it was absolutely beautiful. Whenever it snows, I love to bake, warm up the kitchen, and fill the house with sweet scents! So, yesterday, I made myself a cup of peppermint tea and decided to whip up some Chocolate Chunk Tea Party…… Continue reading Chocolate Chunk Tea Party Scones

Cakes

Peanut Butter Chocolate 4-Layer Ombre Cake

Peanut butter. Chocolate. Peanut butter and chocolate. Together. In a cake. A Peanut Butter Chocolate 4-Layer Ombre Cake. Although this cake may look difficult to make, I promise you – it’s easier than it appears! After making a base cake recipe, each layer is created by stirring in different additional ingredients, like cocoa powder or…… Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate 4-Layer Ombre Cake

Bars · Candies

Winter Peppermint Bark

Guess what I whipped up today out of the blue? Some sweet, minty peppermint bark! Peppermint bark has always been one of my favorite holiday treats, and this is the first time I made it homemade! This recipe is so simple, even some of my not-super-into-baking followers can give it a try! And who can…… Continue reading Winter Peppermint Bark

Muffins

Pretty-As-A-Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

There’s a chill in the air, boots on my feet, and crunchy leaves falling all around… fall is finally in full swing here in New England! Harvest fairs, jack-o’-lantern carving, apple picking, and Halloween spirit are all starting to pop up in my town. And with all of these wonderfully festive events comes perhaps the most…… Continue reading Pretty-As-A-Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Muffins · Scones

Autumn Pumpkin Scones with Drizzled Caramel

Oh my gosh you guys! It’s almost fall… a.k.a. the best season, ahem, best BAKING season of the year. And I am celebrating the start of fall with Autumn Pumpkin Scones with Drizzled Caramel! Yay!These scones are the epitome of autumn. They evoke memories of hayrides and pumpkins, costumes and candy… and, they’re prefect to serve…… Continue reading Autumn Pumpkin Scones with Drizzled Caramel

Bars

One-Bowl Chocolate Chunk Brownies

I absolutely loathe cleaning up the kitchen after I bake. With tons of pots, pans, bowls, spatulas, whisks, ramekins, and everything in between sitting in the sink, it can take forever to wash it all!  After seeing the gorgeous brownies in the photo above, you must think they require a bunch of bowls for mixing and whipping…… Continue reading One-Bowl Chocolate Chunk Brownies

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Thank you so very much to Lori at Creating Beauty in the Kitchen for nominating me for this sweet award. By participating in awards and honors like this one, we’re spreading kindness in the blog world – and there’s nothing better than kindness! The Rules: Acknowledge the blogger who nominated you and display the award. Answer…… Continue reading