Vegan Banana Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

This is an easy and customizable recipe.

Apple Danish Bundt Cake

    If you love the sweet cream cheese and apple pie like centers of Danishes then this cake is for you. It only made it to the second day with two pieces left because my family descended upon it like locusts. This cake was going to be a banana cake to use up some…

Maltball Cupcakes

All three of my werewolves and I have been battling strep so I decided to just this once make a recipe really easy and use a box cake mix. I don’t usually do this but you can forgive me I hope.  In making these cupcakes I was hoping for something that tasted like a malted…

Coconut Lime Poundcake

This cake is another one of my tweaked recipes. I found a recipe for a coconut poundcake in a Martha Stewart publication and thought I could improve upon the recipe. I added some lime and rum flavoring and I also lowered the fat and the sugar content slightly to make it a little healthier. It…

Banana Pudding Cupcakes

First of all let me thank everyone for the thoughtful comments and all the sharing of my last post. It means so much to me to know that it was read and touched people. I am not always so sage-like but when I get into that mood I promise to share! Writing for this blog…

Lemon Merigue Cupcakes

I am a huge fan of citrus-flavored desserts so the other day I was thinking about lemon meringue pie and wondering how I could make that into a cake or a cupcake. I like cupcakes not because they are in right now but because they don’t require me to really commit to decorating. Doing a…

Key Lime Bars

If you like lemon bars and Key lime pie then this is your dream dessert! My oldest werewolf liked this so much that he had 3 of them and ended up with a tummy ache. This is easy to make and you could convert the sugar used to a sugar substitute if you wanted it…

3 Step Guilt-free Freezer Pie

My mother got this recipe off of a tub of desert topping years ago but I have adapted it suit someone who needs a sugar free desert. This could not be easier! You need: 1 pint of no sugar added vanilla ice cream (slightly thawed) 1 reduced fat graham cracker crust 1 tub of sugar…

Apple and Blackberry Tart

This is a really easy recipe and it is easily customized to your own tastes. My mother made this up for me when I was little. I loved these books about little mice celebrating the seasons and in one book they made a tart much like this. You will need: Dough for a 1 shell…