Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse Cake

This recipe has quickly become one of my favorites. It has a lot of steps, but they’re all easy, and the result is delicious!! I’m the self designated baker for all special occasions in my family. And one of the difficulties I have is getting a cake to someone’s house in one piece. What I like about this dessert, is it’s very easy to handle … Continue reading Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse Cake

Pumpkin Bundt Cake

It’s October y’all!! Which means baking season has started and I’m all about pumpkin everything!! I started this season out with a delicious pumpkin bundt cake. It’s so easy too! INGREDIENTS For the cake: 2-1/2 cups sugar 1 cup oil 3 eggs 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves … Continue reading Pumpkin Bundt Cake

What to Do, See, Eat in Northern New Zealand

Ahh, New Zealand. The island of the long cloud. It is one of the safest countries you can visit, being that there are no deadly animals, guns are against the law, and smoking is soon-to-be against the law. It is an absolutely gorgeous country. We went in December and the weather was beautiful. I recommend going for at least a week, if not more. This … Continue reading What to Do, See, Eat in Northern New Zealand