Sugared Cranberries

Sugared Cranberries are easy to make and fun to pop into your mouth to eat! from #dietersdownfall.com

Red Velvet Holiday Cupcakes – Day Two – Sugared Cranberries I LOVED these sugared cranberries. The tart in the cranberry and the sweet of the sugar were perfect! I also loved the little “POP” as I bit into them! This was honestly the first time I’ve ever eaten whole cranberries. I’ve always enjoyed them in […]

Marshmallow Fondant

Easy to make, homemade White Chocolate Marshmallow Fondant. from #dietersdownfall.com

Red Velvet Holiday cupcakes – Day One – White Chocolate Marshmallow Fondant Oh Wow! We are getting into the thick of Holiday Baking. I’ve got a bunch of Cookie recipes ready for Pint Sized Baker, but today, I’ve got some amazing Holiday Cupcakes for ya! This week I’m making some Red Velvet cupcakes with cream […]

Butterscotch Sauce

Homemade Butterscotch Sauce. Recipe makes more than 2 cups worth! from #dietersdownfall.com

Chocolate Butterscotch Pecan Tart – Day One – Homemade Butterscotch Sauce Oh lordy! I went and made a crazy good dessert. Again. Can you forgive me? This week it’s a Chocolate and Butterscotch Pecan Tart. I’ve got to be honest with ya. I actually made this tart all in one day. It doesn’t have to […]

Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Creamy Swiss Meringue Buttercream was a great frosting for my Birthday cake! From #dietersdownfall.com

Birthday Cake – Day Two – Swiss Meringue Buttercream Frosting I wanted to try a new frosting. One that I had heard was challenging and delicious. I’ve seen many bloggers make Swiss Meringue so I figured I’d give it a try. I tried twice and almost cried! This frosting was finicky. I used a recipe […]

Strawberry Curd

Strawberry Curd is easy and quick to make. from #dietersdownfall.com

Birthday Cake – Day One – Strawberry Curd It’s my birthday week!! I’m always excited the week of my birthday! To celebrate, I made MY Favorite cake! It has this strawberry curd in between layers of vanilla cake coated with swiss meringue buttercream! I’ve made lemon curd several times and I’ve made ginger lemon curd. […]

Marshmallow Fluff

Perfect Marshmallow Fluff takes less than 20 minutes to make! from #dietersdownfall.com

High Hat Brownies with Marshmallow Fluff – Day One – Homemade Marshmallow Fluff I am so proud of myself. This was a small victory of mine and I am very happy with that I have accomplished. I made Marshmallow Fluff , just so I can make this awesome dessert this week! The next big step […]

Chocolate Raspberry Truffles

Chocolate Raspberry truffles rolled in cocoa or chopped nuts are sure to please your sweet tooth. from #ditersdownfall.com

Three Layer Chocolate Mousse Cake – Day Two – Chocolate Raspberry Truffles I know you love your chocolate treats. Who doesn’t? That sweet tooth can step aside when the Chocolate Tooth kicks in!  I know you know what I’m talking about. Sometimes a candy bar will suffice, but sometimes, you just need a super decadent chocolate […]

Chunky Applesauce

Chunky Applesauce with a soft crunch and the warmth of cinnamon is the perfect snack of dinner side. from #dietersdownfall.com

Apple Spice Cake with Caramel Frosting – Day One – Chunky Applesauce Fall is just around the corner. Summer is winding down. The kids are back in school. I can open the windows up and turn the A/C off. Sleep with the windows open. Enjoy fresh, ripe apples from our neighboring farms.  Life is good. […]

Peanut Butter Cups

Perfect peanut butter Bliss! Little PB cups made with homemade peanut butter. from #dietersdownfall.com

Chocolate and Peanut Butter Roulade – Day Two – Homemade Peanut Butter Cups Today is an easy day. We are making candy! And not just any candy. Homemade Peanut Butter Cups. These are so easy to make. You’ll need a mini mold to make these.  This is the Peanut Butter Cup Mold that I used to […]

Homemade Peanut Butter

All natural Peanuts and some Coconut Oil make for an easy and healthy Homemade Peanut Butter. from #dietersdownfall.com

I am very thankful that KitchenAid generously sent me this 5 Speed Hand Blender, however, all opinions are my own. Chocolate and Peanut Butter Roulade – Day One – Homemade Peanut Butter You fans and your love for peanut butter! It drives me to make decadent desserts like this Chocolate and Peanut Butter Roulade with […]