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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Healthier Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Cashew Carrot Cake w Cream Cheese Frosting from #HealthyDesserts #LowCarb

If you’re looking for a rich, decadent carrot cake without less fat and calories, my healthier carrot cake with cream cheese frosting will fit the bill perfectly! It’s quite possible that I witnessed an honest-to-goodness miracle this week. I didn’t think it could be done, but the big God that I keep failing to trust… 

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Orange Gingerbread Cake with Cranberry Cream Cheese Frosting

Orange Gingerbread Cake with Cranberry Cream Cheese Frosting from

HI LOVELIES It’s time for another installment of Sundays with Joy… Technically I suppose it’s Saturday with Joy.  I’ll be posting my Joy the Baker Cookbook recipes on Saturdays now because I’ve added another weekly activity into my blogging arsenal.  I know, I know… I’m constantly yapping about how busy my life is, so how… 

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Celebrating a Makeover… with Cake!


I can’t believe this day has finally arrived.  I’ve graduated from “kindergarten blogging” and have my very own self-hosted site!  Woo hoo!  Let’s celebrate, shall we? I’ve made us this beautiful cinnamon spice cake with maple cream cheese icing to assist in the celebration.  I was going to make my favorite autumnal delight, Dutch apple… 

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