Dessert

Banana Flip Cupcake

Banana Flip Cupcake

This cupcake is inspired by Walt Disney World’s Contempo Café’s Banana Flip Cupcake. This interpretation doesn’t use the caramel chips that the Disney version had, however, I did play with using mini chocolate chips as my household is full of chocolate lovers and they really […]

Carnation Cafe Lemon Meringue Pie

Carnation Cafe Lemon Meringue Pie

A favorite dessert option is from Disneyland’s Carnation Cafe, the Lemon Meringue Pie. I grew up with Lemon Meringue Pie as this was one my dad’s favorite desserts. We have always been very picky about our lemon pie as many do not have enough lemon flavor. […]

Green Army Men Camo Cupcakes

Green Army Men Camo Cupcakes

We recently celebrated my son’s birthday. He has many interests, and one is a love of camouflage. My son wears camo clothing and gear such as backpacks, messenger bags, and water bottle holders. He even has a camo swim bag and swim suit. Due to […]

Ranger Cookies – The best oatmeal cookie recipe!

Ranger Cookies – The best oatmeal cookie recipe!

This is the best oatmeal cookie recipe I’ve ever had, it is also the most different from traditional oatmeal cookies. This recipe has been in our family a very long time. I know that my grandmother made these for my dad when he was young. […]

Eton Mess – A Harry Potter inspired recipe

Eton Mess – A Harry Potter inspired recipe

When I saw the pictures of the special menu items we got a “sneak peak” for earlier this month from Universal Studios Hollywood Wizarding World of Harry Potter, I couldn’t wait to try the Eton Mess. This recipe reminds me of strawberry shortcake but without […]

Mickey Mouse Ear Hat Cake

Mickey Mouse Ear Hat Cake

I have always loved Mickey Mouse ear hats. When I saw that the new bakery at Disney Springs in Florida was making Mickey Mouse ear hat cakes, I felt inspired to give this a try at home. I started very simple, but find that I […]

Epcot Recipe Exotique Mango Mousse and Coconut Cake

Epcot Recipe Exotique Mango Mousse and Coconut Cake

When brainstorming my mother’s day menu, I had many options for a dessert recipe. I know I would want to try an Epcot recipe. Les Halle’s Boulangerie-Patisserie in Walt Disney World’s Epcot France pavilion has many amazing desserts. The Exotique is a layered dessert with […]

Creme Brulee

Creme Brulee

Creme Brulee is one of those decadent desserts that typically you only have every once in a while. This is true for our family as well so when I pulled together the Mother’s Day menu ideas and one option had this for dessert, my family […]

Dad’s Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Dad’s Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

My husband is an amazing cook. He has a knack for knowing how flavors combine and creates wonderful meals we really enjoy. He has been working on this cookie recipe for years and has got it fined tuned to be extremely good. Everyone who tries […]

Star Wars Candy

Star Wars Candy

I have continued to experiment with the Star Wars silicone molds that I purchased and have found them to work very well with chocolate. I used both white chocolate chips and milk chocolate chips for this variety of candy. For Yoda, I tinted the white […]