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Nutella Swirl Donut Muffins

Nutella Swirl Donut Muffins

I’ve recovered from my holiday sugar-coma just in time to share a delicious muffin recipe for your Galentine’s Brunch, Valentine’s Day breakfast, or for any brunch all year round. Nutella swirl donut muffins. And oh, did I mention that they’re also STUFFED with Nutella? Quick […]

Homemade Fudgsicles

Homemade Fudgsicles

I have returned from my (unintentional) winter hibernation with a very important question – is it fudgesicle or fudgsicle? I almost just called these Fudge Pops so I didn’t have to worry about the spelling, but they feel so much more like fudgsicles aka my […]

30 before 30: #29 Visit the Grand Canyon (..and Other Parks)

30 before 30: #29 Visit the Grand Canyon (..and Other Parks)

Date completed: April 9, 2015 Parks visited: Grand Canyon National Park & Zion National Park When I was coming up with my 30 before 30 list, I had to add “Visit Grand Canyon” to it. I had never been and it seemed like one of those places […]

Crispy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Crispy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Today is one of my favorite days of the year – reveal day for the Food Blogger Cookie Swap! This is my fourth year participating which just seems crazy. It honestly feels like it was maybe two days ago that I told you all about pepparkakor […]

Homemade Muesli

Homemade Muesli

I know this is the least Halloween type thing but I’ve been sitting on this post for WAY too long and I neeeeeeeed to share this with you. This is the breakfast I’ve been eating every morning (unless I’m not at home) since I got […]

S’more Brownies

S’more Brownies

Sooooooo I have a confession. This recipe/post has been sitting in my drafts folder basically since April 1. I know that’s a long time to be holding out on you and I have no excuses for you, but OMG is the wait worth it. These […]

ahhhhh welcome to the new site!!

ahhhhh welcome to the new site!!

Welcome to the new and improved and grown up version of Confectionary Tales of a Bakeaholic! AHHHHHHHH I HAVE A DOT COM WEBSITE!!!!!! Ahem. Now welcome to the grown up version. I seriously feel like it’s Christmas morning and I have been itching to show […]

Vanilla Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream

Vanilla Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream

Happy Summer!! Here’s some cake for you. Have you been doing lots of fun things so far this summer? Because let me tell you, this has definitely been a summer for the books and it’s only the middle of July. I’ve been gone most weekends […]

thursday things

thursday things

1. Greetings from beeeeeeeautiful Westport, MA! 2. I’ve been having the most wonderful weekend with family up in Westport. What’s even better is that there’s barely any cell service or internet, unless you’re home and connected to the wifi, so it’s been a nice time […]

30 Before 30: #19 Drive down the Pacific Coast Highway

30 Before 30: #19 Drive down the Pacific Coast Highway

30 Before 30: #19 Drive Down the Pacific Coast Highway Date Completed: March 31, 2015 Something I’ve always been fascinated with is the Pacific Coast Highway, the PCH, Route 1, or the beautiful road that goes right next to ocean that everyone is alwaclys driving on […]