Homemade Hazelnut Syrup


I’ve talked about how my husband and I started making our own vanilla syrup, and we wanted to try out some other flavors, as well. We made this hazelnut syrup as well as a simple syrup, and we hope to try out some others soon.  Now that we’ve started making our own syrups, we will […]

July 27, 2018

Homemade Vanilla Syrup


Whenever my husband and I try out a new coffee shop, we always order the same thing: a vanilla latte, hot or iced, depending on the weather. It’s such a simple drink, but ordering the same thing helps us compare coffee shops and evaluate quality. If a shop doesn’t have a good vanilla latte, we […]

June 28, 2018

Scrumptious Coffee Cake Muffins


If you know me at all, you know that I love love love coffee and everything related to it! Recently, I wanted to make some coffee cake muffins to bring to a small group gathering, so I went on a Pinterest hunt to find the perfect recipe. I found an amazing one, and with some […]

May 17, 2018

Chocolate Covered & Cookie Dough Stuffed Oreos


Recently, I became a big fan of Cupcake Jemma. I stumbled across one of her videos on YouTube and joyously discovered a wonderful world of baking tutorials and ideas. I haven’t made many of her creations yet, but I cannot wait to start branching out to try new recipes! If you are into baking and […]

May 3, 2018

Quick & Easy Cream Cheese Danishes


My coworker and I LOVE cream cheese Danishes. When she saw this recipe from Cakes Cottage on Pinterest, she sent it to me right away and said I HAD to make them. I made a couple small adjustments to the original recipe and they were delightful! I love how easy they are to make, and […]

April 20, 2018

Vanilla Cupcakes With Espresso Buttercream Frosting


These vanilla cupcakes with espresso buttercream frosting are some of my FAVORITES! These cupcakes combine two different recipes to make an addictive dessert that any coffee-lover will crave. I’ve sent these into work with my husband before and he came back with some money and a request to make more for one of his coworkers! […]

March 27, 2018

Andes Mint Cupcakes


I saw these cupcakes on Pinterest from Your Cup of Cake, and thought they looked amazing. Then I saw that there is a box cake in the recipe, and I hesitated. Now that I enjoy baking, I’m not a fan of boxed baked goods so much. But, after showing a picture of them to my […]

March 6, 2018

Vaniljkakor Cookies


Every Thursday my family attends a Life Group from our church. We love going to Life Group because it’s more than just a Bible Study—it’s living life in fellowship with other believers. Part of our Thursday night gathering is a complete dinner which everyone contributes to. Some people bring entrees, some bring sides, and there […]

January 30, 2018

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies


You know when you find a new recipe and take that first bite and you think, THIS. This is good. But maybe it could be better… That’s how I felt about a chocolate chip cookie recipe I found from Martha Stewart. I’ve been making this recipe for years now, but after my husband and I […]

January 8, 2018

The BEST Carrot Cake Cupcakes


My best friend’s husband recently completed his Master’s Degree, which is extremely exciting! When we had them over for dinner to celebrate I wanted to make his favorite dessert. I asked my friend what he loves most and she said – you guessed it – carrot cake! I went on a Pinterest hunt for the […]

December 28, 2017