Cheesecake Stuffed Cupcakes

We are heading back to Sugar Town. One of my many random jobs involves helping out in theatrical productions when children are in shows and wrangling them backstage. I keep them quiet, I keep them in lines. I basically unleash all my teacher-ness to force them to be professional. It works sometimes. Anyway, this weekend…

Cheddar Chive Bacon Biscuits

Lately, I’ve been accused of something pretty terrible. Something I certainly never intended. Something painful and, in my opinion, erroneous. I’ve been accused of trying to give everyone around me diabetes. Guys. It is not my intention to give you diabetes. I simply want to bring joy and sugary baked goodness into the world. However,…

Vanilla Chip Macadamia Nut Cookies

Hey all! So in figuring out this week’s baking project, I was thinking about those desserts that are tried and true. Those things we all grab for in good times and bad. Those delightful confections that are hand held, portable and truly tempting in all ways. Cookies guys. Cookies. Cookies are the ultimate snacky little…

Fairie Velvet Cake

Last weekend was Easter Sunday and, as per usual for holidays, we had a big family dinner at my Mom’s house. Now, for us, family dinners are always a large affair. Ten people at dinner is nothing. We once had 35 for Thanksgiving and my mother didn’t bat an eye. We always make a ton…