Inspirational stories, with the occasional sweet treat

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Peach Cobbler Cupcakes

Peach Cobbler Cupcakes

Let’s just state the obvious…it has been a minute since I have posted ANY new recipe on here for you all. Between buying a house and taking over a Crossfit box, my spare time has dwindled down a good bit.  Which I am okay with […]

Maple Bacon Cupcakes

Maple Bacon Cupcakes

TGIF!!! I’m so excited about today, not only because it’s Friday, I have had a very long week that has basically been packed from sun up to sun down, but also because it’s the weekend, and what better way to start the weekend than trying […]

Chocolate Cookie Cake

Chocolate Cookie Cake

Happy Valentine’s Day!!! This week’s latest cake recipe was created with my husband in mind.  No, not because of Valentine’s day…we actually don’t celebrate it.  There is nothing wrong with celebrating Valentine’s day with that special someone in your life, we just choose not to.  […]

Spumoni Cake

Spumoni Cake

Happy Friday to you!! Earlier this week I read a blog post from Grit & Virtue , a virtual community that helps connect and create women that are on a mission to pursue their passion.  This website is pretty amazing.  This week’s blog post basically smacked […]

Kristen F.

Kristen F.

Sometimes in order to change your perspective in life, you are faced with a season where you have to watch someone you love suffer.  Kristen had to sit back and watch as her newborn baby went through surgery.  A new mother that could do nothing […]

Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Cookie Dough Cupcakes

“The Lord is at hand; do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.  And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in […]

S’Mores Cupcakes and Reflections

S’Mores Cupcakes and Reflections

Now that Christmas is over, and the new year is only days away, I always like to take a few days off to reflect on the year and think about the upcoming year.  I just have to say, I am tired and at the same […]

Meredith H.

Meredith H.

Like Meredith’s story, when I used to rely on my own understanding to make life decisions, things did not work out so well.  Meredith knew she had to make a change and asked God for direction, and like always, He answered.  Because Meredith listened to […]

Dark Chocolate Stout Cake With Irish Liquor Buttercream

Dark Chocolate Stout Cake With Irish Liquor Buttercream

Happy Tuesday to YOU!  Well we prayed for rain…and rain it is.  I’m not complaining…because with all of these horrible forest fires in our area, I’m thankful for the rain.  I just didn’t realize we may need to build an ark to get through the […]

Food Guilt?

Food Guilt?

Happy Friday!!  It’s the day after Thanksgiving, and I hope you all had a wonderful day yesterday filled with friends, family, and food. Speaking of food, who out there indulged in a little rich food yesterday that has been passed down from generation to generation-(insert […]