Almost s’mores cupcakes

I’m a sucker for marshmallow anything.  Marshmallow malts, homemade marshmallows, chocolate covered marshmallows–I’m in.  And so when I found a recipe for marshmallow frosting, I had to try it for myself.  I decided to go s’mores themed, with the intent of baking a graham cracker cupcake, filled with chocolate creme and topped with the marshamallow frosting.  Only the graham cracker cupcake didn’t quite turn out the way I hoped.  Instead, I went with a vanilla … Continue reading Almost s’mores cupcakes

Lemon Cranberry Bundt Cake

Every year I make Jeff a different treat for his birthday.  This year, it was a Bundt cake.  A lemon-cranberry Bundt cake to be precise.  And a very well received one at that.  This was one of the rare treats that pleased every palate in the house.  The cake itself is very fresh and tart, while the (sugared) cranberry filling adds the perfect sweet balance.  Once it’s topped with a drizzle of lemon icing, well, … Continue reading Lemon Cranberry Bundt Cake