Vanilla Bean Buttercream

Vanilla Bean Buttercream from chef-in-training.com ...This frosting is INCREDIBLE!

Vanilla is one of my favorite flavors and smells. I decided to get adventurous the other day and went and bought some vanilla beans. I have never actually used them before but figured it was about time. I used this youtube tutorial to teach me an easy way to cut them and strip the seeds […]

Cream Cheese Cookie Dough …

Cream Cheese Cookie Dough Frosting from chef-in-training.com ...This frosting is incredible! Seriously, you need to make it to see for yourself!

So… I may or may not be OBSESSED with Sweet Tooth Fairy Cupcakes. Their cupcake flavors are brilliant and delicious. I love my cupcakes moist and that is exactly what their texture is. But lets be honest for a moment… it is their frosting that gets me every time. I am not even a frosting […]

No-Bake Lime Cheesecake

NO BAKE Lime Cheesecake from chef-in-training.com ...This recipe is so simple to make and tastes delicious! #recipe #dessert

Today I want to share another recipe gem from my grandma’s cookbook. It is SO easy, requires absolutely no baking and is delicious and refreshing. My grandma’s recipe called for Lemon Jello and lemon juice, but seeing as St. Patricks day is right around the corner, I decided to go the lime route for a […]

Nutella Cupcakes with Nutella …

Nutella Cupcakes with Nutella Buttercream!  These are absolutely amazing! #cupcake #recipe

Last weekend we had a baby shower for my cute sister-in-law.  I brought some yummy cupcakes to share. Of course, like any new recipe I try, Nutella always works its way into it somehow :)  Nutella is a staple item in my pantry at all times.  Whenever I start brainstorming a recipe, I try to […]

The Perfect Chocolate Cupcake …

The Perfect Chocolate Cupcake with Salted Caramel Buttercream!... These cupcakes are tried and true to be the best! I can't wait to make them! #cupcake #caramel #chocolate

I am VERY particular about my cupcakes. Occasionally, I will bake a cupcake with a cake mix (which is completely fine)… but to me, they just can’t compete with the moist and density of a cupcake made from scratch. I have tried my fair share of cupcake recipes, but I think I have finally nailed […]

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes with …

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes with copy-cat "Sweet Tooth Fairy" frosting!  These cupcakes are over-the-top DELICIOUS!

As many of you read, I went to EVO a couple weeks ago and had the time of my life. Upon arrival, the cute girls from eighteen25 surprised us with the most AMAZING cupcakes from Sweet Tooth Fairy.  There were many options to choose from, but I bet you all can guess by now, I […]