Recipe Review: Spiced Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting

How easy is it to start a new tradition in your family? Are you met with doubt and resistance? Or acceptance and an open mind? My family stays pretty close to their comfort zone (I definitely didn’t get my sense of culinary curiosity from them). This is especially true when it comes to holiday desserts. There are certain expectations. You… Continue reading Recipe Review: Spiced Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting

Recipe Review: Easy Chocolate Banana Cake

I’m a firm believer that birthdays should be celebrated, and the celebrations shouldn’t be limited to one day. Instead, one week is more fitting. That way you can spread out the lunches, dinners, events, etc. So with my special day approaching, this week’s priority was the right pre-birthday dessert. Usually, I would turn to a… Continue reading Recipe Review: Easy Chocolate Banana Cake

The Nutty Side of Sprinkles

Sometimes you just have to let go, let loose, and go nuts – even if you’re a business.  So this July, Sprinkles Cupcakes debuted a new flavor, Pistachio. To some of you that may sound ordinary. But for those familiar with Sprinkles, you know there’s nothing common about their cupcakes.  Their Pistachio Cupcake is loaded… Continue reading The Nutty Side of Sprinkles