Strawberry Pink-O-Ween Cupcakes

We are less then three weeks from moving across the world. Less then three weeks guys! I would be lying if I didn't admit my head has been in the European clouds lately. I'm trying so so so hard to be present here and enjoy the last few weeks in the desert, and the US. A few more moments of soaking in these mountains, strolls through Target, and random stops for hot fresh donuts. You know, the ... [ read more... ]

Peanut Butter & Chocolate Cookie Cake

You guys. Our big move to Europe is now just a couple months away. I don't even know where time has went, where did my year to prepare go? I have less then 30 days before the movers come to pack everything up and ship it away. Then we'll be left with an empty house for awhile. Lots of emptiness, and children, and dinners without table. Ehh I'm already losing my sanity thinking about it. And I have ... [ read more... ]

Chocolate Hazelnut Pudding Cookies

Well hello there! After taking an extended break after baby #4 I am SO stoked to be back and blogging today. I plan on posting a "What we've been up to post" to fill you guys in on the last few months as I've been away…and what to look forward to here at MBC. But for now…let's talk chocolate…let's talk cookies…let's talk chocolate cookies! Sometimes when I'm in a need of a little baking I ... [ read more... ]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Mousse

I don't know about you guys but winter is a time for chocolate, friends, cozy gatherings, and more chocolate. Now that we've passed pumpkin and peppermint season it's the perfect time for some chocolate treats before spring fever sets in. This winter we've had lots of great reasons to have friends over and me being 9 months pregnant I needed a new simple sweet treat. So I grabbed a Krusteaz triple ... [ read more... ]

Bakery Style Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Gah - guys I'm in a total funk again. Turns out, I just might be the queen of funk. And no, not in a totally rad hip hop kinda way. More like I get in these super weird funks all too often that I literately need pulled out of and lately has been no exception. If you follow along here at MBC you may remember we moved recently, not across the country like our normal moves, but across the city ... [ read more... ]

Chocolate Cherry Amaretto Cupcakes

I'm crazy excited to be kicking off the first new post of the year! 2015 is already shaping up to be incredible, I can hardly contain my excitement! I am BURSTING with exciting ideas and new things to share with you in 2015 and I am ready to dive right in. It's been far too quiet around here as I've been intensely working on the upcoming MBC Book, Cupcakery. But now that it's complete and off to ... [ read more... ]

Chocolate Brownie Bark

You know that feeling from high school when you're late to class and you slip in the back hoping the teacher at the front doesn't even notice you weren't there? Well that's kinda how I feel today. I'm just going to slip right back into sharing sprinkle covered treats and hope you didn't even notice I haven't hardly blogged at all this month. Except now I just pointed it out…rats. Hopefully my ... [ read more... ]

Brookie Cheesecake

I have some fun news today! ABC Family has welcomed me to participate in a 2 week blogger challenge to kick off their new TV Series Young & Hungry. Young & Hungry is a TV show based all around a food blogger - how cool! During the two weeks a group of bloggers will be competeing in given challenges using items chosen by ABC to compete for the grand prize - to have their blog mentioned on ... [ read more... ]