Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

What to do when you’ve been suffering from migraine headaches for a couple of days?  Decide to make cookies is what I do.  I needed some type of distraction to get me moving around instead of lying in bed wishing my headache would go away. Normally I never make just plain chocolate chip cookies, I…

Happy Mothers Day!

Happy Mothers Day everyone!   I did a little baking over the week, so I could give my mom (and mother-in-law) a special treat for Mothers Day. Yes, they’re cakes.   I swear.   It was a little more work than I thought it would be, but was so happy with the way they turned…

One Bowl Vanilla Bean Cake

So I’ve been trying more and more to make my cakes from scratch, but I absolutely love the convenience of cake mixes.  Let’s be honest, opening a bag of cake mix and dumping it into the mixing bowl, adding in the eggs, water and oil is pretty darm simple, right? So my problem with making…