Crowd Pleasing Baked Beans with Ground Turkey

Baked Beans with Ground Turkey

These delicious baked beans can be made with ground beef or ground turkey. They’re perfect for your next summer gathering!  Baked Beans with Ground Turkey Ingredients for Baked Beans with Ground Turkey 1 large can of baked beans (I use Bush’s) 5 cans of assorted beans–I use red kidney beans, white beans, and black beans…

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Portable Margarita Pouches

Portable margarita pouches–perfect for the beach or the pool!

These portable margarita pouches are the perfect thing for a beach or pool day! Make a batch of them in the morning, freeze them or stick them in a cooler, and you’ve got freshly mixed cold margaritas throughout the day. And the process is super easy, too!   You’ll need: -4×6 hobby bags Available at…

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Doughnut Pops with Marshmallow Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Doughnut Pops with Marshmallow Buttercream Frosting

These Doughnut Pops are so easy and a fun treat for kids. Doughnuts are fun by themselves, but once you add the homemade marshmallow buttercream frosting and sprinkles, you definitely have a favorite treat on your hands! Doughnut Pop Ingredients Glazed or cake doughnuts Marshmallow buttercream frosting (recipe below) Sprinkles Wooden Pop sticks   Marshmallow…

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Cherry Limeade Cupcake Recipe

Cherry Limeade Cupcake Recipe (Inspired by Sonic)

Whether you’re a Sonic lover or just a cherry limeade lover, this Cherry Limeade cupcake recipe is sure to impress your guests (and your tastebuds)! Ingredients for Limeade Cupcakes 1.5C all-purpose flour 1t baking powder 1/8t baking soda 1/4t salt 1C sugar 1/2C unsalted butter (soft but not melted) 1 egg 2 egg whites 1/2t vanilla extract 1/3C buttermilk…

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Summer Cocktail Bucket List

Summer Cocktail Bucket List

 Summer is here and after a long hot day, you deserve a drink! Let’s cool you off with one of these amazing cocktails from my Summer Cocktail Bucket List! I can’t wait to try the  the Coconut Sunrise Cocktail and the Moscow Mule recipes! Summer Cocktail Bucket List Classic Margarita from yours truly Homemade Limoncello…

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Classic Margarita Recipe

Tried and True Classic Margarita Recipe

A good classic margarita is a difficult thing to come by these days. Everyone has their personal margarita preferences–flavored margaritas, skinny margaritas, frozen margaritas, beer margaritas, and even some prefer margarita cupcakes or ice pops. The simple lime flavor seems to be a hit with almost everyone. A couple of years ago I ran across…

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Pineapple Dole Whip Cupcakes

Pineapple Dole Whip Cupcake Recipe

If you’re like me and dream of Disneyland for the food, you might need these Pineapple Dole Whip cupcakes. While you can’t easily bring home a Dole Whip, you can definitely enjoy these! Images of Dole Whip Sundae and Jose at the Tiki Room are courtesy of Disneyland Pineapple Dole Whip Cupcake Ingredients 1/2C unsalted butter,…

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cupcake Recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup capcakes with homemade peanut butter frosting

Peanut butter and chocolate are quite possibly the two cases that go together best in the world. Reese’s sure got it right when they created peanut butter cups! Here’s a delicious chocolate peanut butter cup cupcake recipe that’ll wow your guests… if you leave any for them to try! Ingredients for chocolate cake 1/4C unsalted…

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Beer Margaritas

A recipe for beer margaritas

Sometimes you need a traditional margarita. Other times you might want a very low-cal margarita. Or maybe a margarita popsicle. And I bet that sometimes, you just need a margarita cupcake to hit the spot. For all of the other times, a delicious beer margarita will do the trick. I like these best when I’m…

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Copycat Starbucks Birthday Cake Frappe with Raspberry Whipped Cream

Copycat Starbucks Birthday Cake Frappuccino with Raspberry Whipped Cream

Starbuck’s Coffee turned 20 this year and to celebrate, they released a very limited edition Birthday Cake Frappuccino for five days only! But doesn’t Starbucks have a secret menu where you can still order all of their drinks? Yes–but they won’t have the delicious raspberry whipped cream. That was the limited edition part of the…

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Salted Caramel and Banana Cupcake Recipe

Salted Caramel & Banana Cupcake Recipe

If I had to choose a favorite fruit, it would be bananas. They’re good by themselves or with peanut butter, they’re good as bread and even as cupcakes! These salted caramel and banana cupcakes are to. die. for. Especially if you’re a banana lover like I am.   Banana Cake Ingredients 2 ripe large bananas,…

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Margarita Cupcakes with Tequila

Margarita Cupcakes with Tequila

What’s better than margaritas? Cupcakes. What’s better than cupcakes? Margaritas. See this vicious cycle I’m in? I decided to stop it once and for all–right now. Margarita cupcakes. With tequila, of course.   Ingredients for margarita cupcakes: 1½ cups all-purpose flour 1½ teaspoons baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt ½ cup butter, at room temperature 1…

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Thin Mint Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

Thin Mint (or Grasshopper) Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

What’s your favorite Girl Scout cookie? Mine is, hands down, Thin Mints! Those sleeves of cookies really were meant to be eaten in one sitting–I just know it! If you want to carry your love of Thin Mints a little further, here’s a delicious recipe for Thin Mint cupcakes! You can also use Keebler Grasshopper…

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