Archive for March, 2016

Shamrock Cakes

How many of you love McDonald’s Shamrock Shakes?  {not raising my hand}  But I love the commercial and I love the idea of them and I have one frind who LOVES Shamrock Shakes.  So this St. Patrick’s Day I decided to make my own version of a Shamrock Cup Cake. I took the semi-homemade route so it was very simple.  They are so good and just barely green so they…

Pudding Filling for Layer Cake

So it’s become a tradition for me to make my birthday cake. It’s something I look forward to every year and usually spend a lot of time deciding which cake I make.  This year I really wanted a fairly simple white cake with buttercream frosting but I wanted 3 layers.  Since I love buttercream I assumed I would just use the same frosting to cover the cake and in between…

French Onion Chicken

I’m always looking for new ways to make chicken thighs.  My husband (P) loves them because they are so flavorful but I’m more of a white meat girl.  But since chicken thigh are cost effective and so healthy, I’m always looking for a way to dress them up into something I love.  Well, I totally found it in this recipe for French Onion Chicken.  If you like chicken, and you…

Crave Case

White Castle Crave Case – it’s one of those things that sounds equally delicious and gross to me.  But I didn’t grow up eating White Castle.  I’ve actually only had it once and it didn’t leave a lasting impression except that Crave Case literally looked liked a briefcase of mini burgers.  And that was fun to share with the group I was with.  Well, I was trying to decide on…