Vanilla Cupcakes with White Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

Vanilla Cupcakes with White Chocolate Buttercream | From My Sweet Heart

“ANYTHING SIMPLE ALWAYS INTERESTS ME.”  David Hockney. In the culinary world, we speak so often to ‘depth of flavor’ and layering of seasoning and spices.  Honestly, to me, sometimes keeping it extremely simple is best.  I love to experiment with some over the top flavor combinations. But there are those times when I just want…

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Sweet Cream Ice Cream

Sweet Cream Ice Cream | From My Sweet Heart

“NATURE IS PLEASED WITH SIMPLICITY.”  Isaac Newton. I hope you will be pleased with the simple, natural flavor of this ice cream, too! I think vanilla is underrated.  It’s the simplicity that makes it so wonderful.  And it really can stand on it’s own.  This ice cream highlights the rich, sweetness of the cream.  And…

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting


“LIFE IS UNCERTAIN.  EAT DESSERT FIRST.”  Ernestine Ulmer.  So I live in D.C. where there are an abundance of cupcake bakeries.  And it occurred to me one day….that I could do that!  Okay.  Maybe not in mass.  But I was certainly capable of making something better than a funfetti cupcake!  I am starting off the…

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