Red Velvet White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who can say no to a good chocolate chip cookie? I certainly can’t. Especially when it’s a red velvet cookie, loaded with white chocolate chips! Red velvet and white chocolate were just made to go together, right? The flavors complement each other so well, and make for a luscious, delicious cookie. It’s an added bonus that […]

Basic Homemade Bread recipe

I have to confess, I’m kind of a bread addict. I love any kind of bread, from tender and flaky biscuits, to chewy baguettes, to pillowy soft rolls. My very favorite kind of bread, though, is a fluffy white loaf of homemade sandwich bread. Years ago, I taught myself to bake perfect bread, and it […]

Eggnog Snickerdoodles

When it comes to holiday baking, I definitely think that eggnog is an underrated flavor. Everyone goes for peppermint and gingerbread, but eggnog is one of my favorites! These eggnog snickerdoodles are soft and tender, just slightly crisp around the edges, and full of delicious eggnog flavor. They’re simple to make, and perfect for holiday parties or […]

Caramel Apple Doughnut Muffins

Who else is super excited about fall? It’s definitely my favorite season! I love the chill in the air, the cozy evenings, and best of all, the delicious fall flavors. Pumpkin and apple everything, as far as the eye can see. 🙂 These caramel apple doughnut muffins are the perfect treat for fall! They’re simple […]

Churro Poppers

Who can turn down a good churro? Not me, that’s for sure! Especially when they’re still warm, and soft on the inside, crisp and sugary on the outside. These churro poppers are a fun way to enjoy homemade churros without all the work of piping the dough. They’re delicious little bites of cinnamon sugary goodness! They start […]

One Pot Chicken and Stuffing Skillet

When it comes to dinner, I am all about quick and easy. As much as I love to cook and bake, I’m usually all worn out by the time dinner rolls around, and I just want something simple. This one pot chicken and stuffing skillet is so quick and easy to make, and full of […]

Cheesy Artichoke Bread

Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! Is there anything better than cheese and bread together? You really can’t go wrong with that combination! This cheesy artichoke bread is pretty much like cheese and bread on steroids. It’s flavorful, gooey, and so delicious! It makes a perfect appetizer, or […]

Pineapple Upside-Down Cupcakes

Pineapple upside-down cake will always have a special place in my heart because it was one of my grandpa’s favorite desserts. Every year on his birthday in June, my grandma would prepare a pineapple-upside down cake and a German chocolate cake, and everyone in our family would chow down on cake to celebrate. He passed […]

Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel Bites

Hi! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, back to share a super delicious recipe with you! I must confess, I absolutely love a good pretzel, and these cinnamon sugar pretzel bites are some of the best pretzels I’ve ever made! They’re an Auntie Anne’s copycat recipe (so you know they’re going to be good!) and […]

Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Braid

Hello again! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, and I have another delicious recipe to share with you! With the cold weather outside, I find myself craving something warm and cheesy for dinner, and this cheesy chicken and broccoli braid is perfect for satisfying those comfort food cravings! It’s super easy to make, and savory […]

Peppermint Swirl Marshmallows

Hello Lil’ Luna readers! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, and I am so excited to share a super fun holiday recipe with you today! These peppermint swirl marshmallows are perfect for the holiday season, and so addictingly delicious! If you haven’t made homemade marshmallows before, you are definitely in for a treat. They are sweet […]

Slow Cooker Cheesy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Hello again, Lil’ Luna readers! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, and I have the most delicious fall recipe to share with you today! Now that the days are getting colder, I love coming home from work to something warm and delicious in the slow cooker, and what could be better than homemade mashed potatoes? These […]

Pumpkin Spice Donut Holes

Hi guys! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, and I have THE BEST recipe to share with you today. It’s that time of year where I just can’t get enough pumpkin, and these baked pumpkin spice donut holes are where it’s at! They’re soft and moist, and full of pumpkin flavor. Since they’re baked instead […]

Red Velvet Waffles

Hello again! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, back to share another delicious recipe with you! These red velvet waffles are indulgent and delicious, and perfect for a special occasion breakfast or brunch! They’re simple and easy to make, and are just slightly crisp on the outside and light and soft on the inside. They […]

Baked Chicken Fingers

Hello again! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs and I am back to share one of my absolute favorite recipes with you. These baked chicken fingers are super easy to make, incredibly delicious, and good for you too! My family loves chicken pretty much any way I make it, but these chicken fingers are a special […]

Easy Chicken Cordon Bleu

Hello again, Lil’ Luna readers! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, back to share another yummy recipe with you! Instead of my usual dessert recipe, I have a quick and delicious dinner idea to share today. My family loves chicken and we eat it at least 3-4 nights a week, but sometimes I get sick of […]

Homemade Cinnamon Graham Crackers

Hello again, Lil’ Luna readers. It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs and I’m back to share a super delicious make-it-yourself treat today! My daughters are heading back to school next week, which is always both a happy and sad experience for me. On the one hand, I’ll miss all the summer fun we’ve been packing in […]

Disneyland Dole Whips recipe

Hello again, Lil’ Luna readers! I’m so excited that Kristyn asked me to be part of her Disney-themed week on the blog. I have a super awesome recipe to share with you today… these Disneyland-copycat Dole Whips are so unique and deliciously refreshing! I feel like whenever a friend comes back from Disneyland, all I hear […]

Toasted Coconut Cookie Bars

Hello again, Lil’ Luna friends, and happy spring! I have a delicious spring treat to share with you today. When the weather is starting to warm up and the flowers are starting to bloom, somehow all I want to do is eat coconut. I would have to say that, along with lemon, it’s one of […]

Banana Cupcakes

Hi again Lil’ Luna friends! I’m excited to share another great recipe with you today! I’ve been baking a lot lately (even more than normal!) and I think it’s because it’s such a nice way to cozy up the cold winter days. I’ve been having my two little girls help me bake and I love […]

Orange-Kissed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Hello again, Lil’ Luna friends! I’m so happy to be back as a contributor this year. This site is such a fun place to be, and I love being part of the community! This recipe I’m sharing with you today… well, it’s fantastic. These are some of my favorite cookies that I’ve ever made. I’ve […]

Candy Cane Kiss Sugar Cookies

Hello again, Lil’ Luna friends! I have such a fun recipe to share today! I think holiday treats are one of my favorite things about this season, and these candy cane kiss sugar cookies are extra fun and festive. I made them last week with my six year old daughter, and she went crazy over […]

Homemade Hummus Recipe

Happy Thanksgiving week! I’m so excited to be back posting today with the easiest appetizer recipe ever. I know hummus isn’t the most traditional Thanksgiving appetizer, but my whole family loves it, especially my super picky six year old! I love that it’s so easy to make and good for you too. This recipe is […]

Peach Coconut Banana Bread

Hello again, Lil’ Luna readers! I’m back with another yummy treat for you! I don’t know if it’s all families, or just mine, but we seem to go in waves when it comes to bananas. For a couple of weeks the kids can’t get enough bananas, and we are always running out, and then all […]