the guinness winning brownies

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these brownies are totally a winner in my recipe book!!! they have so many good different flavors going for them that work together when combined! so much that i’ve made them four times in the past four weeks. oh god, … Continue reading

pastry cream strawberries filled chocolate layer cake

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i thought of sharing this cake with you after all the fuss of valentine’s day. valentine’s day is a great holiday, but like my husband says, we celebrate LOVE every day, so why not celebrate with chocolate cake every day?!? … Continue reading

mini salted caramel apple pies with brown sugar oat crumble for thanksgiving

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the best pie crust i’ve ever made hands down. this crust is flaky and buttery due to all the… you guessed it… BUTTER. i went ahead and added some salted caramel and brown sugar oat crumble to the mix. and … Continue reading

cookie dough overload layer cake


this is a cake for cookie dough lovers and regular peeps alike. the layers remind me of a chocolate chip cookie but in cake form: chocolate chip vanilla cake, layered with gooey chocolate ganache and cookie dough frosting! so the … Continue reading

unbelievable s’mores layer cake

unbelievable s'mores layer cake by the baking cup

raise your hand if you’re obsessed with s’mores {i’m raising my two hands, feet, hair, elbows, knees… no worries i managed to sit down before falling haha!}. but seriously, who had the audacity to create such a genius flavor combo? … Continue reading