Cafe Mocha Cake

Today I have good news, a little secret, and a cake to share! The good news is…I recently found out after moving to Europe that I do not have an addiction to coffee. That’s right! I actually have an addiction to cream and sugar. Ha! Seriously though, ordering coffee here is like can I have a cup of coffee and like 24 creams and sugars please? They like their coffee dark, strong, and tiny. Which is ... [ read more... ]

Spring Velvet Butterfly Cookie Cake

Recently we celebrated two little birthdays in the Maison De Miller (that's fancy for our house). M & B, my little twinies turned five. Yes, five. As in we're going off to kindergarten and totally shedding the last bit of baby we have, even if you desperately tug and plead mom, it's happening. Sigh. Birthdays are so bittersweet as moms are they not? We plan these parties and events and celebrate ... [ read more... ]

Vanilla Butter Cake

Have I ever told you I have a cake phobia - it's true, I do. Which may seem slightly insane considering my official job title is "sprinkle tosser" or ya know baker, but it's true...I really dislike making cakes or I did. Need proof? Head on over to the cakes page, you might hear a cricket or two. But why the cake phobia? Well...it all started with (cue music and thought bubble)... My entire ... [ read more... ]

Measuring Uniform Cupcakes

Today launched Challenge #3 for the ABC Family Young and Hungry Blogger Challenge. Our mission - to use these Wilton cupcake liners to create some bright, fun, and colorful cupcakes. Wait what? You want me to make you cupcakes that are colorful and fun? Oh the arm twisting, it's painful really. I've been eyeing the wrappers since we got our challenge kit, and I knew this would be my favorite. I ... [ read more... ]

Birthday Cake Macarons

You guys totally saw these coming didn't you? With my love of anything birthday cake flavored and my new found macaroon obsession it was simply bound to happen. As a matter of fact, I've been just dying to make these since the very first batch! Since macarons are known to be a little tricky I thought I better make sure I had them down before tossing in some sprinkles. After many other macarons ... [ read more... ]

Banana Split Cupcakes For BHG!

Guess what! I've teamed up with BHG for yet another fun and easy cupcake tutorial, banana split cupcakes of course! They really are so simple and are perfect to kick off any birthday bash for any age! Start with a simple cupcake, add a few scoops of icing, and finish off with your favorite toppings. I mean come on three flavors of icing and chocolate on a cupcake...you just can't top that! What ... [ read more... ]