Chocolate Coconut Cupcakes

Is this my new favorite cupcake recipe?! It just might be! It’s so delicious that I drove some cupcakes over for my mom to enjoy at 10 pm. I just needed someone else to experience the magic! The dark chocolate cupcakes paired with the creamiest coconut frosting with that little toasty crunch from the coconut…

Hummingbird Cake

With fresh banana, pineapple bits, toasted pecans, a hint of cinnamon and cream cheese frosting, it’s no wonder Hummingbird Cake is a favorite among southern bakers! This cake magically gets even more moist and amazing day after day, making it an excellent make-ahead dessert. It’s honestly better on day three than it is the day…

Jurassic Park Sundae

The perfect treat for a Jurassic Park movie night! This is a bonus Jurassic Park recipe to pay homage to the scene where Hammond eats melting ice cream while his grandchildren are in peril out in the theme park.  I had leftover Dinosaur Fossil Cookies after my Jurassic Park party so I decided to make…

Dino Dig Cups

The perfect dessert for your Jurassic Park party! This easy dessert honors our favorite paleontologists, Dr. Alan Grant and Ellie Sattler. I added Dinosaur Fossil Cookies to my favorite dirt pudding cups, partially burying each cookie under the cookie crumb “dirt.” Little paleontologists will have a blast brushing the crumbs away from the Dino tracks!…

Dinosaur Fossil Cookies

Could these dinosaur fossil cookies be any cuter?! This simple sugar cookie recipe gets a Jurassic Park update with a dinosaur toy foot stamped into each cookie.  At my Jurassic Park party, I served these cookies as part of my Dino Dig Cups, a dessert that pays homage to our favorite paleontologists, Alan Grant and…

Classic Birthday Cake

This classic Birthday Cake is three layers of old-fashioned buttermilk cake with delicious chocolate frosting. This cake hits the spot. The crumb is incredibly moist. You won’t even believe it when you take a bite! Me, a cake snob, was thrilled to pieces when I first took a bite. The secret ingredient? Cornstarch and buttermilk…

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

Lemon poppy seed was my favorite muffin flavor when I was young. (Well okay, not including chocolate chocolate chip muffins of course but those were really for special occasions, not an everyday breakfast.) I finally tried my hand at them and was thrilled with the results! This muffin is delicate, soft, and bursting with lemon…

How to Make Mermaid Tails

Wondering how to make mermaid tails for to turn any dessert into an adventure under the sea? I’ve got you covered! These gorgeous mermaid tails are so easy to make and will add such a festive touch to your mermaid party. All you’ll need to make mermaid tails is three things: a mermaid tail silicone…

Thin Mint Ice Cream

Thin mint cookie enthusiasts, this is for you! This is the thin mint ice cream of my dreams. It has that perfect cool, minty, chocolatey flavor, with tons of real thin mint cookies chopped up on it. The cookies, much like Oreos, get nice and soft in the ice cream. When you chop up the…