Horse Cupcake Topper

Hand piped chocolate horses on top of strawberry cupcakes swirled with strawberry buttercream

I made these equine cupcakes for a co-worker for her birthday. She, like me, loves horses. The horse cupcake toppers are chocolate and the cupcakes are Martha Stewart’s strawberry cupcakes with strawberry buttercream. They were so light and tasty! The only drawback is the frosting will melt if it is too warm in your car, which I learned … Read More

Valentine Brownie Treat

I was looking for a fun and easy Valentine’s sweet to take to project night last Wednesday and I stumbled upon I Am Baker’s alternate ego I Am Mommy.  Her post had a cute idea for Valentine’s Day treats to make with your kids.  The brownie hearts with strawberries were just the thing I was looking for.  I made it … Read More


Perfect fudgey brownies made from scratch. Perfect eaten on their own, dusted with powdered sugar, or tucked under some homemade ice cream! For a long time, I have been looking for the perfect brownie recipe. My mom always made great brownies, but try as I might, I could never replicate them. As basic a bar cookie as you can find, … Read More