Not Your Average Backyard BBQ

We threw my grandparents an anniversary party in celebration of 54 years of marriage! How awesome is that? I also needed an excuse to unveil a family cookbook I put together using this website. It was very easy and the price was good too! I knew I wanted the party to be casual, but just […]

Praline Grahams

        If you want to totally fake out your people and make them think you’re an extravagant praline-making master, make these. They take less than 30 minutes and won’t last long after that. This recipe makes one batch, but I guarantee you’ll want to at least double it!   Ingredients: 1 package of […]

Halloweenie Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Nothing’s better than homemade cream cheese icing. Well… maybe a few things. I made these Halloween cupcakes to bring to work tomorrow. Aren’t I nice? I added orange food coloring and dark grey sugar sprinkles to make them festive! Ingredients: 2 8 oz. packs cream cheese 1/2 stick butter 2 c. powdered sugar 1 tsp. […]

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cupcakes

Um, seriously. How good do these look? I just used regular old chocolate cake mix and added a few chocolate chips to each cupcake before baking. I did mini cupcakes for this particular batch. Now, the peanut butter icing. The peanut butter icing. Peanut. Butter. Icing. Ingredients: 1 c. creamy peanut butter 1 stick of […]