Baking · Cake · Desserts

No Hoo-Ha Carrot Cake

At various times in my life I have turned up my nose in disgust at carrot cakes. Seriously. Carrots? Those are a vegetable and I love them - they do not belong in cake. I compartmentalize my food. If I'm being "bad" and eating cake, I don't want to mix up that emotion with the… Continue reading No Hoo-Ha Carrot Cake

Baking · Desserts

Candy Corn Cupcakes

It was a gorgeous fall day! We went to the pumpkin patch as a family, enjoyed the brisk foggy morning and the muddy ground. We picked pumpkins and took some photos, then it was home to prepare for Madison's birthday party. She turned 4 back on the 5th, but because of wedding craziness, we held… Continue reading Candy Corn Cupcakes

Baking · Snacks

Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

The first day of fall isn't technically for another couple of days - but today's weather is my perfect autumn day. As Winnie-the-Pooh would call it, it's a blustery day. A touch of dark storm clouds and a  swirling breeze, not quite strong enough to be a full on windy day, but enough to stir… Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes