Blackberry Lime Cupcakes

Vanilla bean cupcakes have been stuffed with fresh blackberries and topped with lime whipped cream frosting. Yummilicious treats from Chef Becca /

I'm officially wigging out over how quickly this summer is flying by. Living in northeastern Wisconsin means trudging through an average winter that lasts 6-7 months. The first measurable accumulation of snow is typically the week after Halloween and by mid-April, the last of the black encrusted ice/snow piles are finally melting. The non-winter loving... 

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Vegan Chocolate Raspberry Avocado Cakes

These vegan chocolate raspberry avocado cakes from are a healthier way to get your chocolate fix! #AvocadosFromMexico #FlavorsOfSummer #HealthyDesserts

I'm such a sucker for summer foods. The fact that northeastern Wisconsin winters last nearly 7 months has a strong bearing on why I get all weak in the knees at the first signs of spring.  The smell of the lilacs (my favorite!) tells me that warm weather and picnic season is right around the... 

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Strawberry Banana Cupcakes with Banana Cream Cheese Frosting

Strawberry Banana Cupcakes from #Recipe #Cupcakes #KidFriendly

  Hey Everyone! Although I'm typically the type of baker who likes "from scratch" recipes, there are days, weeks, and even MONTHS where I'm SO crazy busy that I need all of the cooking short cuts I can get.  This has been one of those weeks for me.  That's why I'm excited to be sharing... 

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Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake Cups

Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake Cups from

I've been accused of many things during my lifetime. Some noteworthy and accurate, like when my 4th grade classmates accused me of being a teacher's pet. I had a mad crush on Mr. What's-His-Name and would have done somersaults down the Roberta Avenue hill for a smile from him during recess. That was a completely... 

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