Funfetti Bold Strawberry Shortcake


// This post brought to you by the new vibrant Pillsbury Funfetti® Cake Mixes // I LOVE going BOLD! I LOVE finding something a little different... I LOVE standing out in a crowd! Who doesn't really? We all like to feel like a STAR at times... Even on those normal, hum drum days... When the day … [Read more...]

Flourless Chocolate Cake


Flourless Chocolate Cake // Last weekend I was put to the test. I needed to create a cake for a last minute get together and didn’t realize until I was in the middle of my baking endeavor that we were OUT of FLOUR!! Who lets themselves run out of flour?? I was a little nervous but remembered … [Read more...]

Pie Crust the Perfect Canvas // Mini Cherry Pies

Mini Pies with Crisco and WhipperBerry-11

This post brought to you by Crisco // It's no secret that I LOVE pie! I love making pie, I love eating pie. As far as I'm concerned pie crust is the perfect canvas to make what ever you want! A few weeks ago I created a post about some of my favorite tips for making Picture Perfect Pies. It … [Read more...]

Peppermint Drop Cookies // Cookie Swap Recipe

WhipperBerry Peppermint Drop Meringue Cookies

Peppermint Drop Cookie Recipe // The season is upon us... Holiday baking and general goodie making. I grew up with a Mom who created all kinds of goodies each year to share with friends and neighbors. This year I decided to experiment with a "cookie" or a meringue cookie really... to come … [Read more...]

Three Tips for Picture Perfect Pie Crust

Picture Perfect Pie Crust with Crisco-16 copy

This post brought to you by Crisco // When I  was about 14 years old, I had a wise woman in my life, her name was Mrs. Robinson, who gave me some great advice... When in the kitchen, learn how to make one thing REALLY well. If you love chocolate cake, learn how to make the best chocolate … [Read more...]

Homemade Chocolate Pudding with Chantilly Cream | Recipe in a Jar


I have no idea when it happened, I know it was pretty early on in my life... my love affair with chocolate pudding began. The day my Mom made... HOMEMADE chocolate pudding it was earth shattering.  I had no idea you could make your own pudding from scratch without the box of the infamous big J … [Read more...]