Creating… Miranda

Be creative EVERY DAY • A Challenge

Peacock Cake

My mother’s birthday cake was inspired by the new Birthday Cake Flavored Peeps! White cake mix with buttercream frosting and seedless raspberry jam filling decorated with marshmallow fondant. I used … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Golden Nutella Petite Fours

February 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mini cupcakes with “healthy”, rich and creamy dark chocolate frosting

2015 brings big changes for me so, I’m getting back to my creative roots. Join me or just enjoy my photos and drool. Thursday’s creativity conveniently centered around my recent … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · 2 Comments

Quick and healthy cupcakes for your Dog!

Pupcakes This recipe came from Janetha’s blog, Meals & Moves and everything in between, Dog-friendly Peanut Butter Banana Birthday Cake. It’s a quick bake that made 3 oversized “muffins”. I … Continue reading

May 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

Inside-out Samoas

I was once a girl scout, therefore my bastardization of the traditional Samoa cookie is justified. Inside-out Samoas Chocolate cookie base with caramel sauce and toasted coconut. Can be rolled … Continue reading

April 15, 2014 · 4 Comments

Amish Country Bread, Pretty darn easy!

Another Pinterest adventure, this recipe is “quick” and easy with a standing mixer, producing a dense rich bread perfect for hearty sandwiches on thin slices. Amish Country Bread (recipe from … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

Layered Lemon Cream Cake

My mom requested either a lemon or cannoli cake for her birthday. I’m itching for spring, so I chose the brightness of lemon. The bottom cake layer is dense and … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

Bacon Cinnamon Rolls

The sweet and salty combo has always been a fav of mine: sea salt chocolate, caramel nut clusters, honey and brie. I’ve even tried chocolate covered bacon. It was ok. … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · 3 Comments

White & Red Velvet Heart Cookies

Another score for Pinterest- there are from My Kitchen Board. Thanks to Jaclyn at Cooking Classy for these awesome recipes. Note: Be sure to roll the correct thickness and don’t over … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment