January 2013 archive

Salsa Roast Burritos

| dinner, Mexican, recipes, roast

Salsa Roast Burritos by JavaCupcake.com

Every Sunday, I sit down with my husband and we plan out the weeks meals and we’ve got a calendar for the fridge to help us keep track of it all.  At the same time, we also make the grocery list to take to the market later that same day.  As I was looking at […] Read more…

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Creamy Lemon Shortbread Sandwich Cookies

| cookies, filled cookies, girl scout cookie desserts, lemon, recipes, sandwich cookies, shortbread

It’s Girl Scout cookie season here in Germany – yes, be jealous… we get cookies a month before you do in the USA!  Anyhoo… my hubby has been complaining that the lemon cookies this year (Savannah Smiles) aren’t the traditional lemon cookie sandwiches he used to love as a kid.  So today when I realized […] Read more…

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Lemon Raspberry Shortbread Sandwich Cookies

| cookies, filled cookies, fruity cookies, lemon, raspberries, recipes, shortbread

Lemon Raspberry Shortbread Sandwich Cookies.  Yea.  You read that correctly.  These cookies are the perfect combination of lemon and raspberries.  Sweet and tart.  I’ve made lots of lemon and raspberry combos (Lemoncino Raspberry Cupcakes & Lemon Raspberry Tart Pie – just to name a few) in the past… but I think this one may be one […] Read more…

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Dulce de Leche filled Mocha Cupcakes

| chocolate cupcakes, Coffee, cookie cupcakes, cupcake recipes, dulce de leche, filled cupcakes, frosting and icing, guest blogger, recipes, whipped cream frosting, whipping cream

    I’m super excited to be a part of a blog that I’ve been reading for 4+ years, Coffee Cup News! CCN has invited me to be an author, sharing my recipes for decadent and delicious coffee desserts and yummies! For my first post, I’ve made the most amazing mocha cupcake and it’s filled […] Read more…

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Crock-Pot Dulce de Leche

| dulce de leche, recipes, snacks, syrup

This rich, thick, delicious and easy Crock-Pot Dulce de Leche makes the best filling for cakes, cupcakes or even topped on ice cream! This week my friend Jason of Coffee Cup News asked if I’d be interested in submitting coffee related recipes to his blog every month or so!  And well… since I love Jason’s […] Read more…

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Tagalong Peanut Butter Buttercream Sandwiches

| buttercream, cookies, girl scout cookie cupcakes, girl scout cookie desserts, peanut butter, peanut butter and chocolate, recipes

Tagalong Peanut Butter Buttercream Sandwiches by JavaCupcake.com

Perfect Peanut Butter Buttercream between two Tagalong Girl Scout Cookies make these Tagalong Peanut Butter Buttercream Sandwiches the perfect afternoon treat! Yesterday I made the most delicious Triple Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes for my friend Margo.  I had about  1/2 cup of peanut butter buttercream left after frosting all the cupcakes and a few Tagalong Girl […] Read more…

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Triple Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes

| buttercream, cake, cake from a box, chocolate, chocolate cake, dark chocolate, frosting and icing, girl scout cookie cupcakes, girl scout cookie desserts, peanut butter, peanut butter cupcakes, peanut butter frosting, recipes

Triple Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes by JavaCupcake.com

These Triple Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes are a chocolate peanut butter lovers dream…. all topped with a Tagalong cookie! Perfect!  One of my very good friends, Margot, is having her baby shower tonight.  Her baby was born several months early and we didn’t get a chance to celebrate her baby girl before she arrived… so […] Read more…

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White Velvet Blueberry Cupcakes & My 4th Blogerversary!

| berry, blueberry, cupcake recipes, featured, filled cupcakes, frosting and icing, fruit frosting, fruity cupcakes, recipes, velvet, velvet cupcakes

One of my goals of the New Year was to get off the couch and get a life.  Ha! With that said… I may have over done myself just a little bit.  My blogs 4th Anniversary came and went and I was so consumed with my new life and responsibilities, that it took me over […] Read more…

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