#cakeconfession · carrot cake cupcakes · cupcakes · orange creamsicle frosting · orange zest · walnut · zest


I have a confession to make.  No, I’m not in denial.  I can admit it out loud.  Here goes, I’m one of those people that likes carrot cake.  Phew!  There, I said it.  I feel better now.  Look, I know it’s not the most popular cake flavor out there but I love a good carrot cake. … Continue reading #cakeconfession

baking · basil · cupcakes · dessert · lemon zest · recipes · strawberries · summer · work in progress

Taste of Summer

I know that summer isn’t technically here.  But the calendar says June and in my mind, it is basically summer.  Sorry spring! There’s simply no denying that summer bears an abundance of fruits and vegetables that we cannot live without.  My favorite summer bounty are strawberries.  I can never get enough of them.  They are… Continue reading Taste of Summer

baking · beach · beach cupcakes · cupcakes · dessert · Memorial Day · summer

Gettin’ beach-y wit it

Summer, summer, summer.  There are too many to count the ways I love thee.   I would argue that in tandem with the rising temperatures, going to the beach is the most obvious sign of summer.  As we approach the unofficial kick-off to summer, I couldn’t help but share a cute way to decorate cupcakes for… Continue reading Gettin’ beach-y wit it