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Wonder what the secret is to the Georgetown Cupcake’s Vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting? I have the answer for you in this copycat recipe that will taste so similar to the famous DC cupcakes. And the best part is that you don’t have to wait in those long, wrap around the block lines to get one as you can make them right in your home. You will see what I mean when you try this recipe and bite into a cupcake . Copycat Georgetown Vanilla Cupcake Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted European sweet cream butter softened 2 eggs 2 1/2 cups flour…

This recipe for Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Frozen Yogurt is super easy to make and requires no ice cream maker. Just by using a mixer can help create this delicious treat to help you cool off or fix your sweet tooth craving. It is so smooth and creamy and fair warning….ADDICTING! You have been warned. Now Enjoy! Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Frozen Yogurt Ingredients ½ cups Unsalted Butter, Softened ½ cups Packed Dark Brown Sugar ¼ cups Granulated Sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla extract ¼ teaspoons Salt 1 cup All-purpose Flour ¼ teaspoons Baking Soda ¾ cups chocolate chips 1 cup Vanilla…

This recipe for Reese’s No Churn Peanut Butter Ice Cream only requires 5 ingredients to make and is packed with flavor and one of the smoothest ice cream. And the best part is that no machine is required to make it as it is a no churn recipe. This is great for the summer time to cool off with a bowl of ice cream or scoop it on a cone. However you eat it, you will enjoy the taste of rich chocolate with pieces of peanut butter. Perfect for any peanut butter or chocolate lover! And it doesn’t have to…

Dad will love these Golf Ball Oreos treat. And with Father’s Day around the corner, this makes a great gift for the golfer dad. I used the dark chocolate melts but any color of the Wilton candy melts will work. To give them as a gift add them in a bakery box (do not stack), tie a piece of twine around the box and attach a golf tee to it. It’s the perfect inexpensive gift kids can make for dad. Golf Ball Oreos (Yield: one dozen) Ingredients 12 double stuffed Oreos 1 cup Wilton bright white candy melts 1 1/2…

Two of my favorite things are Girl Scout cookies and ice cream so I decided to mix the 2 together. These delicious Samoas Ice Cream Bites are the perfect treat in the summer to cool off and easier to make than you think. I usually buy several boxes of Girl Scout Samoas cookies at the beginning of the year and hide them to make these special treats for my family and I. Don’t worry, if you don’t have any Samoas cookies on hand you can always substitute for Keebler Fudge Covered Coconut Dreams and they are just as good. Enjoy!…

Shhh… Don’t tell anyone that I am #TeamCap but secretly love Black Widow. I mean she can kick some major butt. With the Captain America Civil War movie hitting theaters on 5/6/16 I thought it was the perfect opportunity to make some Black Widow cookies. It’s a great way to kick off the premiere of the movie that is a must-see for ages 10 and up. Black Widow Cookies (Yield 2 Dozen cookies) Cookie Ingredients 3 C flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 3/4 C soft unsalted butter 1 C granulated sugar 2 eggs circle cookie cutter Icing…

I have a sweet addiction around this time of year and it is Girl Scout Thin Mint cookies. I can never have enough boxes of them. If you happen to have some boxes leftover or stashed away try these delicious rich chocolate cupcakes topped with frosting and a Girl Scout Thin Mint cookie. If you don’t have any Thin Mint cookies leftover you can always substitute for a Grasshopper Mint cookie. Thin Mint Cupcakes *Makes 12-14 cupcakes Cupcake Ingredients • 2 eggs • 1/2 cup granulated sugar • 1/2 cup brown sugar • 1/3 cup vegetable oil • 2 teaspoons…

It’s that time of year for the Academy Awards or better known as the Oscars. While everyone is getting red carpet ready, I am baking some Academy Award Cookies for a party. The recipe is for homemade cookies but you can make them with a sugar cookie mix. Not only are they fun to make but perfect for any Oscars party! Academy Awards Cookies Cookie Ingredients 5 C flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 1½ C soft unsalted butter 2 C granulated sugar 4 eggs Royal Icing Recipe Icing Ingredients: 2 egg whites 1 C powder sugar ½…

Instead of making a whole cheesecake try these Mini Homemade Cheesecake Cupcakes. They are just the right portion size and taste amazing. Don’t let the homemade part intimidate you as they are easy enough for anyone to make. Homemade Cheesecake Cupcakes Ingredients 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 2 tablespoons sugar 16 ounces cream cheese, softened ½ cup sour cream ¼ cup granulated sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Strawberry Sauce Ingredients 1 cup strawberries, – cut in half ½ teaspoon lemon juice 2 teaspoons sugar Directions Preheat Oven to 325 degrees and line a…

Kung Fu Panda 3 will be in theaters on January 29th and we cannot wait to see it.  Since it has been so cold here like in the negatives we have been getting ready for the new movie by hosting a Kung Fu Panda party and watching Kung Fu Panda & Kung Fu Panda 2. We decided to make Kung Fu Panda Chopsticks and Fortune Cookie Cupcakes for the party. They were delicious! I am sure if Po was at our party he would have one too. We can’t forget about the fun party decorations including the adorable plush Po himself.…