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June 3, 2019

Easy Lemon Icing

Colorfully dyed Lemon Icing in containers, ready for decorating cookies
Whether you’re baking for a warm weather gathering, for friends or neighbors or simply baking just because, this Easy Lemon Icing is a simple, go-to recipe to make balanced sweet and tart icing for any cookies! Mix powdered sugar together with milk, lemon and vanilla extracts and lemon juice to make this icing. Make it vegan, too, with one simple switch! Perfect for cookies or to drizzle on cakes. Makes enough to ice 60 cookies.

May 6, 2019

Strawberry Chocolate Cake

A close up of Chocolate Cake, with strawberry icing and chocolate icing
Surprise someone you know with a Strawberry Chocolate Cake this season! This easy-to-make, light and fluffy chocolate cake mixes together easily before baking. Once cooled, slather the cake with a layer of strawberry cream cheese frosting. Finish it with a fudge-y chocolate frosting on top of the strawberry, covering up the pink to make the strawberry layer a surprise. Perfect for anyone who adores chocolate and strawberries paired together. #ad

March 30, 2019

Lemon Tea Cakes

A bunny lemon cookie is decorated
Soft Lemon Tea Cake Cookies are a scrumptious treat! This twist on a traditional Southern tea cakes makes for a perfectly balanced and light lemon cookie that aren't too sweet or too tart. The dough puffs up in the oven and holds its shape beautifully, so these sugar cookies are perfect for cutting out and decorating with homemade Lemon Icing and sprinkles. No matter the occasion, Lemon Tea Cakes are perfect cut out cookies for sharing. #ad

March 27, 2019

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars cool on a wire cooling rack
No matter the day or the event, Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars make the perfect sweet treat for any type of gathering! Studded with dark and bittersweet chocolate chips, these light and fluffy cookie bars are a soft, perfect consistency. Inspired by the classic birthday cookie cakes of our childhood, these easy cookie bars are credited to my husband because he insisted we have them for our daughter's first birthday party. Makes 24 bar cookies. #ad

March 25, 2019

Sweet Breakfast Crepes

Close up of a strawberry crepe, shown with other breakfast crepes
Celebrate warmer weather and brunching on patios by whipping up a batch of homemade Sweet Breakfast Crepes! Light and flavorful, these crepes are filled with a lemon whipped cream, blueberries and strawberries. They can also be filled with Nutella and bananas, or any other combination of ingredients for a sweeter breakfast. Surprisingly simple to make and even easier to eat, these crepes are the perfect centerpiece for any brunch gathering. #ad

February 8, 2019

Boozy Bacon Pretzel Peanut Butter Bars

Boozy Bacon Pretzel Peanut Butter Bars are served on a round white plate
Boozy Bacon Pretzel Peanut Butter Bars are the perfect salty-sweet dessert! This twist on a classic peanut butter blondie incorporates bacon, pretzel pieces and bourbon into the batter. Press mini pretzels on top before baking, then let these chewy peanut butter squares cool before cutting into bite-sized pieces. Perfect for a crowd, Boozy Bacon Pretzel Peanut Butter Bars make a versatile sweet treat for game day, a casual dinner party and more!