Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at Cupcake Charlie’s

Cupcake Charlie's let us try some of their fabulous treats for review purposes, all opinions are my own. Are you looking for the ultimate treat? I think we've found what you need! On our travels to Newport, Rhode Island for a refreshing spring vacation, we stopped at Cupcake Charlie's. There are other locations in Massachusetts as well and if you don't have one nearby, do not fret because you can actually order their yummy goodness online! … [Read more...]

Hotel Viking is a Luxurious Place to Stay in Newport, Rhode Island

We were looking at places to stay in Newport, RI and we found Hotel Viking. I received complimentary stay to facilitate the following review, all opinions are my own. No matter where you live, Newport Rhode Island is a wonderful place to visit for people of all ages. We live in Rhode Island and visiting the area is still exciting and fun. It makes for the perfect "staycation" even for us. You can visit and have a completely relaxing stay or a … [Read more...]

Samoas Inspired Ice Cream Balls Recipe

Care to guess what my favorite cookie is of all time? You got it! The Girl Scout Samoa cookies, pure deliciousness all packed into a portable treat. We recently had some fried ice cream at a local Mexican restaurant and we just loved it. But, of course when I'm indulging in sweets... I'd rather not fry them too! I figured, why not just add a crunchy coating to it and serve as is. I had whipped up a batch of not-fried ice cream balls … [Read more...]

Insomnia Cake Recipe

Insomnia cake? Are you ready for a scrumptious cake that has like everything in it and still isn't overkill in the sweet department? This was a huge hit with the hubs and son and I was also impressed.  I haven't had anything quite like it and it sure calls for a lot of yummy sweet ingredients. It comes together quite deliciously. This is definitely the best sweet dessert that I've made in a while. When I first dug up this recipe from my … [Read more...]

Caramel Coconut Brownie Cupcakes Recipe

So, I had a vision. But, I was the only one. I had recently purchased a bag of Pretzel Crisps and thought they looked like owls. The big plan was to make owl nest cupcakes. Well, my family totally didn't think they looked like owls. The good news is that they came out ridiculously delicious anyway thanks to this slammin caramel icing recipe that I stumbled on. All was not lost on the whole creativity fail thing. We happened to have a box of … [Read more...]