Apple Cider Mini Donuts

Apple Cider Mini Donuts

Apple Cider Mini Donuts are loaded with apple cinnamon flavors, baked to perfection and coated with an irresistible cinnamon sugar crust. If you use cooking spray everyday like we do our house, then you are going to love the newest product line from Pompeian Olive Oil. It's a trio of All Natural  Non-Stick Cooking Sprays, including OlivExtra Original (the perfect blend of Canola Oil and Extra Virgin Olive Oil), Avocado Oil Spray and Coconut Oil Spray. As a Pantry Insider for Pompeian I … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #135

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #135 Good evening and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #135. Seriously I can't believe it's less than two weeks until Halloween! I feel like this month is just flying by and yet I can't wait to take the kids Trick or Treating. My daughter's costume has been done for a month and my son is getting the obligatory easy toddler costume approach, I'm not sure he'll really cooperate with it all, but I know it will be fun. If you're planning a Halloween get … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Muffin Loaves

Chocolate Chip Muffin Loaves

Soft, buttery Chocolate Chip Muffin Loaves are so tasty that you just might have a hard time sharing them! Ok confession time – sometimes I'm super weak when it comes to muffins! Ok most of the time if I'm being totally honest. Case in point, I originally baked these as muffins a couple of weeks ago when some friends were visiting from out of town. Miraculously there happened to be one muffin left over and so I decided to photograph it to share. Well that muffin was missing one … [Read more...]

Healthy Cinnamon Pumpkin Muffins with Streusel Topping

Healthy Cinnamon Pumpkin Muffin

Healthy Cinnamon Pumpkin Muffins are made with whole wheat flour, applesauce and have a delicious oat streusel topping.  Last month I shared the recipe for these tasty muffins over at White Lights on Wednesday and today I am so excited to share them with you here! My kids loved them! I mean loved, they even replaced our daily chocolate chip banana bread muffins for a couple of weeks. My muffin obsession is no secret around these parts and now that Fall is in full swing, at least the flavors … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #134

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Thanks for joining us this evening for Showcase Your Talent Thursday #134 Alyssa and I are so glad you could join the party! We spent most of last week enjoying the beauty of Fall and some really fantastic weather in North Carolina. It was so nice to get a chance to wear jeans and sweaters, drink hot chocolate and sleep under fuzzy warm blankets. I love Fall and all of the fantastic things that go along with the season! What's your favorite thing about Fall? Last week the link with the most … [Read more...]

SRC: Chocolate Pumpkin Cookies {Egg-free}

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookies

A delicious, healthier Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookie that is egg-free, loaded with miniature chocolate chips and completely irresistible! Happy October SRC Day! This month I was assigned This Mama Cooks! On a Diet, a food/lifestyle blog by Anne-Marie. I've visited her site many times over the couple of years I've been participating in the Secret Recipe Club. She shares an wide variety of healthy recipes your whole family will love. At first I was thinking about making these Blueberry … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #133

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Thanks for joining us this evening for Showcase Your Talent Thursday #133, Alyssa and I are so glad you could join the party!  The weather has finally started to cool off here a bit, over this past weekend we had some glorious cooler weather. I love it when the temperatures start to drop here and the humidity isn't as high, then it really starts to feel like Fall! Last week's party was just filled with fun ways to welcome in the changing season. You all are really up to some fabulous work! … [Read more...]

Brigadeiro Candies

Brigadeiros | It Bakes Me Happy

A small batch recipe for Brigadeiro Candies that are all decked out in Halloween sprinkles and perfect for any celebration! Ok so first things first, what a Brigadeiro? Brigadeiro Candies are a Brazilian candy made from sweetened condensed milk and cocoa powder, traditionally they are coated in chocolate nonpareil sprinkles and served at parities or during the holidays. A good friend of mine who is from Brazil just recently made a couple hundred of these for a missionary homecoming, so I … [Read more...]

Core Kitchen Tools Giveaway

Core Kitchen Giveaway @ It Bakes Me Happy

Core Kitchen Tools Giveaway on It Bakes Me Happy Am I the only one who loves getting new kitchen tools? I'm pretty sure I'm not… but for me at least great joy can be found in something as simple a new spatula. My motto is you can never have too many spatulas and I am exclusively devoted to the all one piece variety. A few weeks ago I was contacted by Core Kitchen to review their products and as you can imagine of course I was ecstatic! I loved the Dual-Ended Spatula because it is so … [Read more...]