Tag: vanilla

Cannoli Filling

Cannoli Filling

I grew up eating the cannolis that my Italian nana would make. I’ve never seen her recipe, but the flavor I was aiming for mimics hers in that there is a touch of cinnamon and vanilla with mini chocolate chips throughout. If you’ve never eaten […]

Hot Chocolate on a Stick

Hot Chocolate on a Stick

Hot chocolate on a stick just says Christmas to me. All December long, we drink hot chocolate nearly every day. If you love hot chocolate as much as we do, this is a great make ahead project. They make perfect holiday gifts or if you […]

Sugar Cookies with Icing

Sugar Cookies with Icing

I’m so excited to share this recipe with you! Sugar cookies with icing are necessary around here this time of year. It’s the only holiday treat my husband insists on. I’ve made these sugar cookies three times already this month and I want you to have […]

Vanilla Cheesecake Pie

Vanilla Cheesecake Pie

I’ve been teased about making every dessert into some kind of cheesecake. I really don’t see how that’s a problem. The flavor combinations with cheesecake are limitless. There aren’t many things that taste better. Cheesecake can, however, be a bit fussy and time consuming to […]

Churro Cupcakes

Churro Cupcakes

I made these churro cupcakes for my sweet nephew’s 2nd birthday party this past weekend. I love baking special treats for celebrations! And judging by the rate these churro cupcakes were devoured, I figured I’d better share the recipe. 😉 The cupcakes start out with […]

Whipped Cream

Whipped Cream

Sometimes the easiest recipes are the best. Whipped cream falls into that category for me. It is so simple to make with such a short ingredient list. And whatever you add it to becomes a special treat. Some of our favorite uses are on waffles, […]

How to Make Vanilla Extract

How to Make Vanilla Extract

Somehow vanilla has become synonymous with boring and bland. When, in fact, it is anything but. Vanilla is rich, exotic, fragrant, and quite expensive! It imparts a unique flavor and aroma into anything you add it to. I almost never bake without it. If you […]

Vanilla Coffee Creamer

Vanilla Coffee Creamer

I’m not one to drink coffee every day, but when I do, it has to be cold brew. 9 times out of 10, I want coffee over ice instead of hot coffee. I haven’t yet been able to develop the taste for drinking my coffee […]