Pico De Gallo

When I was planning Josh’s birthday party menu I remembered seeing a post for pico de gallo on Ree Drummond’s site (aka The Pioneer...

A Mexican Themed Birthday

We had a Mexican themed birthday party over the summer for Josh. Outside of all of the prep work and cooking needed for the...

Blueberry Ice Cream Tart

It’s hard to go wrong with ice cream. It’s tasty in any form: as is, coated with fixings, cake, on a stick and yes...

Pecan Cherry Thumbprint Cookies

What feels like ages ago, my cousin requested I make something with cherries. I came up with several ideas, unfortunately when it came time...

Butterfly Cupcakes

In my trials for the perfect third birthday cake or cupcakes I tried and fell in love with the butterfly design. It only took...

Cake Trials and a Decision

Leading up to the big third birthday I did a lot of thinking about what kind of cake or cupcakes to make, or even...