Monkey Chimp Face Chocolate Birthday Cake


Chocolate Monkey Chimp Face Birthday Cake This cake is a chocolate lovers dream! It's a chocolate layer cake filled with chocolate buttercream, and topped off with chocolate fondant icing. Rich, moist, and decedent, and turned into a cheeky monkey face too. What's not to love? It was my daughters 11th birthday on Easter Monday. Ever since day 1, I have called her a monkey. It all started out shortly after her birth when we were admiring her and I said, "She's got a little monkey nose." We've been affectionally calling her a little/cheeky *insert whatever here* monkey since. :) Collette … [Read more...]

Summer Pineapple Shrimp Kabobs


I know, I know. This isn't a dessert recipe, but since it's summer n' all. It just seemed too good not to share such a lovely outdoors recipe. Normal sugar will be resumed shortly. :) Summer Pineapple Shrimp Kabobs Recipe Save Print Prep Time: 20 mins Cook Time: 5-8 mins These sweet and flavorful kabobs are great for a quick and easy summer meal that can be molded to your families taste buds! The recipe is for shrimp but is also just as delicious with chicken, pork, or beef. Ingredients: MARINADE INGREDIENTS: ½ cup C&H® Golden Brown Sugar 1 cup pineapple … [Read more...]

Chocolate Brownie Mousse Trifle


Chocolate Brownie Mousse Trifle This chocolate brownie mousse trifle has gone all Willy Wonka on you! Absolutely overloaded with chocolate, there's crumbled brownies at the bottom smothered in velvety smooth chocolate mousse, and topped off with some milk and white chocolate curls. There's no better way to celebrate my Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community shop. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. You all are going to laugh your asses off at me and my stupidity because, let's just say, this dessert isn't as … [Read more...]

Cherry Coca-Cola (Coke) Cupcakes #cbias

Cherry Coca-Cola (Coke) Cupcakes Recipe

Cherry Coca-Cola (Coke) Cupcakes These delicious Cherry Coca-Cola (Coke) Cupcakes are perfect for those Coca-Cola fans like myself. Made using deliciously sweet Cherry Coke and topped off with Cherry Coke buttercream frosting and a sweet fresh cherry. There's no better way to celebrate Coca-Cola than with these delicious Cherry Coke cupcakes on a sponsored post for Collective Bias #cbias You can see my shopping photos on G+. I'm sure by now y'all know that I'm a mashoosive Cherry Coke fan, right? If not, have you been living under a rock? Or maybe you're just new here. In which case, … [Read more...]

Gooey Chocolate Caramel Tart


'Ello, gov'nah! (sorry, I couldn't resist). My name is Hayley and I write the blog The Domestic Rebel. I believe in cake mix, overdosing on sprinkles, and wearing tutus with combat boots. Also, I love anything that's awesome, which is why I am great friends with Lisa! I met Lisa through this crazy world of blogging, and since then, we've become great bloggy buddies. Even though she lives across the pond (unfairly thousands of miles away from California where I live), I have this amazing ability to be able to Imag-O-Taste her desserts. What is Imag-O-Taste, you ask? It's this thing, … [Read more...]

Heart-Shaped Almond Biscuits


Hearts aren’t just for Valentine’s Day and these tasty biscuits are so easy to make that it’s hard not to give them a try. Almond Biscuit Recipe Save Print Prep Time: 10 mins Cook Time: 8 mins Ingredients: FOR THE BISCUITS: 100g unsalted butter 100g white caster sugar 1 large free range egg, lightly beaten 1 tsp almond extract 275g plain white flour FOR THE DECORATIONS: 400g icing sugar food colouring sugar flower Directions: Pre-heat the oven to 190℃/375℉. Make sure you have all the right kitchen equipment to hand. You’ll need: Baking tray, non-stick … [Read more...]

Cake Pop Pup Paw’ty


Today I'm helping out a friend who has an awesome blog - maybe you know her, if not, you have to meet her ~ Lisa at Sweet 2 Eat Baking, the name says it all - she is really sweet and her baking and photography is beyond awesome! For those who haven't followed me, I recently hosted a Dog Paw-Ty for my ceramic dog Maxine, we call her Max for short. Yes, that's correct, she is ceramic! I'm pretty sure you can't have a dog paw-ty without having Cake Pups, right? ;) So I did my best to create something I thought Maxine and her guests would enjoy…. A Cake Pup for Everyone! She enjoyed the day … [Read more...]

Sticky Buns

Sticky Buns

Sticky Buns Homemade Sticky Buns make a Decadent Breakfast Treat! Sweet Yeast Dough is Enriched with Butter and Eggs, rolled with Cinnamon Sugar, and Baked in a pool of Brown Sugar and Honey Caramel. Enjoy them with Nuts and Raisins if you like! These Sticky, Sweet Buns are in the Tradition of the Pennsylvania Dutch. When my friend Lisa approached me about doing a guest post for her, I didn't hesitate for one nanosecond. You see, pretty much since the moment we first (virtually) met, she has bent over backwards being an advisor, teacher, mentor, and friend to me. When I first confided in … [Read more...]