Monthly Archives: May 2010

Ice Cream Cookie Cups

Have you ever prepared a chocolate chip cookie recipe that came out as flat as a pancake? I’m talking so thin, when you hold it up you can see patches of light coming through. I have recently and I was … Continue reading

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Butterscotch Pralines

Me and boiling sugar have never really gotten along. I’ve wound up with burns, horribly sticky burnt sugar messes, and hardened sugar concoctions on my stove top. So for this week’s SMS recipe, Butterscotch Pralines chosen by Tess of Cookin … Continue reading

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Kiwi Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream Cupcakes

So, Ice Cream Cupcakes are the perfect thing to cool you down on these hot days… while satisfying your sweet tooth, too! And what better way to welcome summer with a delicious fruity flavor combination. For my second attempt at … Continue reading

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Crumb Cake Brownies

I have really been enjoying this small break between classes. There’s only a few weeks from the time Spring semester ends and Summer A semester begins, but I have tried to get the most out of this short time. I’ve … Continue reading

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Sweet Chai Muffins

I don’t normally drastically alter a recipe, especially not the first time I’m using it. Sometimes I’ll make fairly minor substitutions or combine parts from different recipes, but I don’t generally change a recipe all that much the first time … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Cupcakes: Banana Pound Cake with Mango-Lemon Ice Cream & Blood Orange-Orange Syrup

Ice Cream Cake is one of those simple treats that are an absolute favorite in this house. In all honesty, if Dan had his choice, our wedding cake would be a giant Fudgie The Whale cake from Carvel. I’m not … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Truffles

Our host for this week’s Sweet Melissa Sundays was Mara of Love Your Mother Earth. Mara chose Peanut Butter Truffles as our recipe, which has the classic combination of Chocolate and Peanut Butter. If you ask ME, sweet is almost … Continue reading

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