Butterfly Cupcake Toppers

butterfly cupcake toppers made with Jolly Ranchers

Who doesn't love the polar vortex right about now? I'm not trying to rush spring along, but I have had enough of the below zero temperatures, ice and snow. I'm in full blown vitamin D deficiency. If you are in the same predicament, I have a little relief  for you. It's a think spring post that … [Read more...]

Cranberry Cheesecake Bars Recipe


Cranberry Cheesecake Bars Recipe We love cheesecake in our house, so when our son came for a visit last weekend, I made a batch of these Cranberry Cheesecake Bars. Any recipe that has chocolate chips as one of its ingredients is always a big hit. I managed to get a few pictures of them before they … [Read more...]

Edible Sunflower Cupcake Toppers

Edible Sunflower Cupcake Toppers

Edible Sunflower Cupcake Toppers Dress up store bought cupcakes with these easy to make edible sunflower cupcake toppers. They are quick to make and only require a few ingredients.  All you need is a bag of yellow candy melts, some mini cupcake liners, blackberries and a knife. 1. Separate one … [Read more...]

Gluten Free Apricot Almond Scones

Gluten Free Apricot Almond Scones

Gluten Free Apricot Almond Scones This week I ventured out to the West Side Market. It is Cleveland's oldest publicly owned market. There are more than 100 vendors, and you can find everything from fresh seafood, meats and vegetables to cheese, flowers and baked goods. It was like a giant farmer's … [Read more...]

Maple Glazed Apple Tarts

easy maple-glazed apple tarts

This is one of those recipes that is super easy, but your guests will think you have mad culinary skills. The secret is using prepared puff pastry dough. You can find it in the freezer section of your grocery store. Of course, you could make your own puff pastry, but then you really would have mad … [Read more...]