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Sweet Treats


Double-Chocolate Muffins

These Double-Chocolate Muffins are a great way to get in some healthier ingredients! Swap the butter for avocado, use wheat flour, and enjoy some other healthier swaps in this Martha Stewart Living recipe! Details below! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: I…

August 7, 2022

Carrot Cake with White-Chocolate Frosting

What a spring treat! If you love a carrot cake, try out this Carrot Cake with White-Chocolate Frosting from Martha Stewart! (I added the colored coconut and Cadbury Mini eggs for an Easter effect!) Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: I need…

April 23, 2022

Double-Crusted Jam Tart

Oh, WOW! This Double-Crusted Jam Tart from Martha Stewart is really the over-sized, grown up Pop-Tart of your DREAMS! It’s incredible. The crust is identical, and the jam filling and icing, well, it’s BETTER! Check out this recipe and my thoughts on the jam…

July 24, 2021

Wild Blueberry and Chai Bread

After a brief kitchen construction and childbirth break, I’m BACK! Here we have a tasty Wild Blueberry and Chai Bread from Real Simple! Details and recipe below! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: It’s really good! Reliable. I’d like a bit of…

July 6, 2021

Baked Pumpkin Doughnuts with Pepita Sugar

My goodnessssss, these are GOOD! My husband looked at me after taking a bite and said “Oh yeahhhh.” If you want your husband,, family, self to have a similar reaction today, make these Baked Pumpkin Doughnuts with Pepita Sugar from Martha Stewart Living! Such…

October 18, 2020
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Mini Chocolate Pies

If you don’t feel like rewatching my IGTV video with my daughter making Mini Chocolate Pies to get the recipe, here it is for you! Recipe: Makes 10-12 Mini Chocolate Pies Active Time: 45 minutes, but longer with kids… Total Time, Including Chilling, Baking,…

April 29, 2020
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Cookie Dough Cones

I didn’t want to mess with the beauty of the new Nestlé Toll House Unicorn Morsels, so I started brainstorming dessert ideas that would feature the pops of color and sweetness as a tasty garnish. I came up with these Cookie Dough Cones after…

October 27, 2019

Classic Yellow Cupcakes with Milk Chocolate Frosting

    These Classic Yellow Cupcakes with Milk Chocolate Frosting are a kid’s dream. The best version of a birthday party cupcake that is also fit for adults. This Food Network recipe is just too quick, simple, and delicious. Enjoy!   Rating: A+   How…

July 7, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Blueberry Pudding Tart

Another Mom Uptown Recipe for you! This time, you can finish off your evening (or even start your day) with a Blueberry Pudding Tart. This recipe combines pretty much all of my favorite things–a sugar cookie-like pastry shell, a thick vanilla pudding, and blueberries!…

May 1, 2019

Strawberry Pavlova

    This Strawberry Pavlova was THE perfect choice to close out our Valentine’s Day 2019. It’s sweet, creamy, and fits with the V-Day colors of red and white! I love meringues (not as much while pregnant, though, because, while it satisfies sweet cravings, it’s…

February 15, 2019