Features/Press

[2012]

16 Back to School Treats: Tidy Mom (August 2012) Featuring my No-Bake S’mores Bars

Circus Animal Cookie Truffles: CakeSpy (August 2012) Featuring my Circus Animal Cookie Truffles recipe & review

Donut Hole Blondies: CakeSpy (August 2012) Featuring my Donut Hole Blondies recipe & review

Funfetti Recipes: Cookies, Cupcakes, Dips & More: Huffington Post Taste (August 2012) Featuring my Funfetti Cake Batter Pretzel Bites (#15 of 20)

11 How to Make Donuts: TipJunkie (September 2012) Featuring my Strawberry Shortcake Mini Donuts

Gross and Creepy Halloween Recipes: Huffington Post Taste (October 2012) Featuring my Eyeball Truffles (#8 of 16)

Best Twinkie Recipes: HLN TV (November 2012) Featuring my Twinkie Cupcakes

50 Recipes Using Leftover Halloween Candy: Something Swanky (November 2012) Featuring my Chocolate Peanut Butter Seven-Layer Bars & Snickers Cupcakes

Hostess Copy Cat Recipes–Keep Calm and Make Hostess At Home: Love From The Oven (November 2012) Featuring my Twinkie Cupcakes 

Peppermint Bites from Other Blogs: Love From The Oven (November 2012) Featuring my White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies 

30 Holiday Neighbor Treats: Something Swanky (November 2012) Featuring my Gingerbread Oreo-Stuffed Cookies 

Seven Layer Magic Cookie Bar Week: Love From The Oven (December 2012) Featuring my Gingerbread 7-Layer Bars

Eggnog Bites from Other Blogs: Love From The Oven (December 2012) Featuring my Eggnog Cupcakes with Eggnog & Rum Buttercream Frosting. 

40 Fabulous Cookies: Something Swanky (December 2012) Featuring my Deep-Dish Caramel Filled Chocolate Chip Cookies

13 Wicked Ways to Celebrate National Cookie Day: HLN TV (December 2012) Featuring my Monster Cookie Cups (#2 of 13)

30 Super Skinny Desserts: Something Swanky (December 2012) Featuring my Skinny Funfetti Dip

[2013]

25 Bodacious Blondies: Something Swanky (January 2013) Featuring my Donut Hole Blondies, Blondie Covered Brownies, Almond Joy Blondie Bars & Cinnamon Roll-Stuffed Blondies

10 Most Unique & Creative Cupcakes: SheKnows.com (February 2013) Featuring my Rice Krispie Cupcakes

Dessert Casserole Recipes: AllFreeCasseroleRecipes.com (March 2013) Featuring my Pina Colada Bars

Dessert Casserole Recipes: AllFreeCasseroleRecipes.com (March 2013) Featuring my Banana Split Poke Cake

Featured Cooking Superstar: Cut Out + Keep (March 2013) Featuring seven of my favorite recipes

25 Summer Desserts with Fruit (eCookbook): AllFreeCasseroleRecipes (April 2013) Featuring my Blueberry Streusel Cake Bars

Butterscotch Recipes–Gooey, Sweet and Buttery Desserts: Huffington Post Taste (April 2013) Featuring my Pumpkin Butterscotch Cupcakes with Biscoff Marshmallow Frosting (#5 of 19)

Featured Blogger on AllFreeCasseroleRecipes.com (April 2013)

Birthday Cake Recipes: Huffington Post Taste (May 2013) Featuring my Funfetti Bubblegum Cake

Proof That Anything Can Be A Cupcake: BuzzFeed Life (May 2013) Featuring my Twinkie Cupcakes

Help Whip Cancer with Pampered Chef!: Pampered Chef’s Facebook (May 2013) Featuring my Pretty in Pink Truffles 

Michael’s Projects: an exclusive recipe development for Michaels.com (May 2013) Featuring my Garden Petit Fours

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs Live Segment [VIDEO]: Good Day Sacramento (air date: May 30, 2013) Featuring my Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs

Donut-Loaded Dessert Recipes: Huffington Post Taste (June 2013) Featuring my Donut Hole Blondies, Donut Bread Pudding Pie and Donut Right-Side Up Cupcakes

Delicious Rainbow Recipes: Ladies’ Home Journal {online} (June 2013) Featuring my Rainbow Truffles

Michael’s Projects: an exclusive recipe development for Michaels.com (June 2013) Featuring my Star Sparkler Cookie Pops

Pillsbury Feature: Pillsbury Social Media Channels — Twitter & Facebook (July 2013) Featuring my Cake Batter Monkey Bread Muffins

Celebrate the Return of Twinkies: HuffPost Taste (July 2013) Featuring my Twinkie Truffles & Twinkie Strawberry Shortcake

Friday Favorites: Iowa Girl Eats (July 2013) Featuring my Monster Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs

9 Amazing No-Bake Recipes: Ladies Home Journal (July 2013) Featuring my No Bake Samoas (#3 of 10)

15 Favorite Food Blogs: White Lights on Wednesday (July 2013) Featuring a blurb about my blog

10 Yummy Recipes Inspired by Hostess Snacks: iVillage (July 2013) Featuring my Twinkie Cupcakes

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs Feature: YummyRecipesWorld.com (July 2013) Featuring my Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs

M&M Recipes — Cookies, Cakes & More: Huffington Post (August 2013) Featuring my Rainbow M&M Cookies, Peanut Butter Pretzel M&M Blondie Bars and my Oatmeal M&M’s Cookies (#5, #12, #14 in slideshow) 

How Sour Cream Can Be A Dessert Game-Changer: Huffington Post (September 2013) Featuring my Funfetti Donut Bundt Cake & Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Whoopie Pies (#8 & #9 in slideshow) 

18 Food Mashups That Will Blow Your Mind: BuzzFeed (September 2013) Featuring my Cupcake Pie

Incredible Graham Cracker Dessert Recipes: Huffington Post (September 2013) Featuring my Brown Butter Pecan Bark

13 Weird & Wonderful Halloween Cupcake Recipes: Bustle.com (October 2013) Featuring my Creepy Crawly Cupcakes

Spooktacular Halloween Dessert Recipes [eCookbook]: TheBestDessertRecipes.com (October 2013)

9 Spooktacular Halloween Cupcakes: TheBestDessertRecipes.com (October 2013) Featuring my Oogy Boogy Brain Cupcakes

Easy Halloween Cookies: TheBestDessertRecipes.com (October 2013) Featuring my Witches Stew Cookies 

19 Creative Ways to Flavor Popcorn: BuzzFeed (November 2013) Featuring my Zagnut Popcorn

Pinterest Holiday Craft Challenge [VIDEO]: HLN TV’s Morning Express with Natasha Curry (air date: November 23, 2013 Featuring my Marshmallow Dreidels, Chocolate Turkey Donuts & a Pinterest craft challenge 

Santa Treat Recipes: Shari’s Berries (December 2013) Featuring my Christmas Swirl Sugar Cookies 

10 Outrageous Cookie Recipes: Fox News (December 2013) Featuring my Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Potato Chip Cookies

[2014]

Favorite Healthy Recipes Feature: Favehealthyrecipes.com (January 2014) Featuring my Skinny Red Velvet Poke Cake

The Cookie Cake Pie Is The Holy Trinity of Desserts: Huffington Post Food (January 2014) Featuring my Capookie (single feature)

18 Best Cookie Dough Dips: Disney’s Spoonful (February 2014) Featuring my Toffee Snickerdoodle Dip 

Oreo Recipes That Make Us Swoon For Cookies n Cream: Huffington Post (February 2014) Featuring my Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Stuffed Oreos (#11)

Featured Posts on All Free Casserole Recipes: allfreecasserolerecipes.com (February 2014) Featuring my Heavenly Hash Donut Blondies, Pretzel Bottom Oatmeal Scotchie Bars, Chocolate Mint 7 Layer Bars, Butterfinger Blondie Bars, & Caramel Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars, & more.

Irresistible Bread Pudding Recipes: Huffington Post (April 2014) Featuring my Donut Bread Pudding Pie (#4)

V.I.Peeps: 12 Delicious Ways to Transform the Marshmallow Candy: People.com (April 2014) Featuring my Peeps Candy Bars

Waffle Sandwiches So Good They’ll Change Your Perspective of Mornings: Huffington Post (April 2014) Featuring my Bacon S’mores Waffle Sandwich 

Peeps Desserts: Moms & Munchkins (April 2014) Featuring my Peeps Candy Bars

15 Perfectly Delicious Chocolate Chip Recipes: Huffington Post (May 2014) Featuring my Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Stuffed Cinnamon Rolls and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cannolis (#7, #8 & #11 in slideshow)

14 Completely Perfect Key Lime Desserts: Country Living (May 2014) Featuring my Key Lime Magic Bar Pie 

20 Insane Treats You Can Make With M&M’s: Country Living (May 2014) Featuring my Candy Bar Poke Cake

20 Insane Treats You Can Make With M&M’s: Cosmopolitan.com (May 2014) Featuring my Candy Bar Poke Cake

Proof That Sweetened Condensed Milk Is The Best Stuff On Earth: Huffington Post (June 2014) Featuring my Oatmeal Creme Pie Seven Layer Bars (#31)

10 Cool Frozen Yogurt Recipes You Need This Summer: Cosmopolitan.com (June 2014) Featuring my Lightened-Up Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough FroYo

Change Your S’mores Game, Your Summer, and Maybe Your Soul: Huffington Post (June 2014) Featuring my S’mores Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs and my No-Bake S’mores Bars (#24 & #26 in slideshow)

Coke Float Cupcakes Are Soda Shops In Cake Form: Thrillist (June 2014) Featuring my Coke Float Cupcakes

14 Unexpected Ways to Eat Cookie Dough: Cosmopolitan.com (June 2014) Featuring my Cookie Dough Seven Layer Bars

Oreos & Peanut Butter Take The Pie-Filling Crown: Thrillist (June 2014) Featuring my Oreo & Peanut Butter Pies

Center Stage: Searing Pineapple Upside Down Donut Skewers with The Domestic Rebel: Everyday Good Thinking/Hamilton Beach (June 2014) Featuring my original recipe, Pineapple Upside Down Donut Skewers [contributor]

17 Watermelon Recipes That Are Out Of This World: Woman’s Day & Country Living (July 2014) Featuring my Watermelon Dessert Salsa with Cinnamon Sugar Pita Chips (#16)

Peach Recipes Are Making Summer Sweeter: Huffington Post (July 2014) Featuring my Son of a Peach Donut Cupcakes

Donut Pie. You’re Welcome: Thrillist (July 2014) Featuring my Glzed Donut Pie

Blackberry Recipes That Will Remind You That Summer Is The Sweetest Season: Huffington Post (July 2014) Featuring my Blackberry Wine & Chocolate Olive Oil Cupcakes

Glazed Donut Pie Feature: FoodBeast (July 2014) Featuring my Glazed Donut Pie 

23 Game-Changing Ways To Eat Chocolate Chip Cookies: The Chive (July 2014) Featuring my Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cannolis 

23 Life-Changing Ways To Eat Chocolate Chip Cookies: BuzzFeed Food (July 2014) Featuring my Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cannolis

Ice Cream Cone Recipes To Bring Your Summer To The Next Level: Huffington Post Taste (July 2014) Featuring my Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes, Skinny Cannoli Cones, & Mini Ice Cream Cone Cake Pops

The Most Beautiful Summer Desserts: Huffington Post (July 2014) Featuring my Son of a Peach Donut Cupcakes

Secrets To Becoming A Mad Dessert Genius (Interview + Feature Piece): Good Morning America Online (July 2014) Featuring my Glazed Donut Pie + an exclusive GMA Interview

The Domestic Rebel’s Glazed Donut Pie/Crazy Dessert Mash-Up: ABC News Online (July 2014) Featuring my Glazed Donut Pie

Tieks Review: Tieks Blog (July 2014) Featuring my Fashion Fridays review of Tieks Flats

51 Dishes You Have To Make Before The End of Summer: Huffington Post (August 2014) Featuring my Son of a Peach Donut Cupcakes 

Almond Desserts Sound Boring, But These 58 Desserts Beg To Differ: Huffington Post (August 2014) Featuring my Almond Joy Magic Pie

43 Even Better Takes On The Rice Krispy Treat: Huffington Post (August 2014) Featuring my Galactic Star Crunch 

Rice Krispies Treats & Donuts, Together At Last: Thrillist (August 2014) Featuring my Rice Krispy Treat Donuts

14 Ways We Love Pie: Shari’s Berries Blog (August 2014) Featuring my Pumpkin Pie Pops

Incredible Graham Cracker Dessert Recipes: Huffington Post (September 2014) Featuring my Brown Butter Pecan Bark 

15 Peanut Butter Cookies You’ll Want To Eat Every Day: Country Living (September 2014) Featuring my No-Bake Muddy Buddies

Football Frankenfood: ABC News/Good Morning America (September 2014) Featuring my Pop-Tart Cookie Dough S’mores

11 Candy Corn Inspired Recipes: ABC News/Good Morning America (October 2014) Featuring my Candy Corn Magic Bars

Cinnamon Dessert Recipes That Are Perfect For Fall: Huffington Post (October 2014) Featuring my White Chocolate Snickerdoodle Blondies, my Creme Brulee Crunch Donuts and my Maple Bacon Cinnamon Roll Whoopie Pies

27 Delicious Bacon Desserts You Never Knew You Needed: BuzzFeed Food (October 2014) Featuring my Maple Caramel Bacon Crack

27 Bacon Desserts You’ll Want To Pig Out On: Dose.com (October 2014) Featuring my Maple Caramel Bacon Crack

The Grossest, Goriest Halloween Recipes Ever: Huffington Post (October 2014) Featuring my Eyeball Truffles

22 Sweets To Make With Eggnog This Season: BuzzFeed (November 2014) Featuring my Eggnog Toffee Twix Popcorn Cookie Bars

22 Unbelievable Ways to Eat Cannoli Cream: BuzzFeed (November 2014) Featuring my Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cannolis and Funfetti Cake Batter Cannolis

Thanksgiving Frankenfoods: ABC News/Good Morning America (November 2014) Featuring my Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes with Pumpkin Pie Frosting

19 People Who Totally Nailed Getting Into The Holiday Spirit: BuzzFeed (November 2014) Featuring my Christmas Swirl Sugar Cookies

Ritz Recipes That Make The Most Of The Best Crackers On The Planet: Huffington Post (December 2014) Featuring my Ritz Peanut Butter Caramel S’mores Bars and my No-Bake Muddy Buddy Cookies

10 Outrageous Cookie Recipes for National Cookie Month: Fox News (December 2014) Featuring my Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Potato Chip Cookies

15 Cookies That Are Scientifically Proven To Solve Your Life’s Problems: NickMom.com (December 2014) Featuring my Deep Dish Frosting-Filled Funfetti Cookies

25 Hershey’s Kisses Recipes That’ll Get You Chocolate Wasted: Huffington Post (December 2014) Featuring my Samoas Cookies

Peppermint Dessert Recipes That’ll Make It Feel Like The Holidays: Huffington Post (December 2014) Featuring my Peppermint Crunch Pretzels

35 No-Bake Treats for Santa: BuzzFeed Food (December 2014) Featuring my Oh-Henry Fudge

[2015]

19 Cookies With A Life-Changing Secret: BuzzFeed Food (January 2015) Featuring my Deep Dish Frosting-Filled Funfetti Cake Batter Cookies

99 Peanut Butter Recipes That Will Make Your Life Infinitely Better: Huffington Post (January 2015) Featuring my Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownie Cake

20 Mind-Blowing Chocolate & Peanut Butter Desserts: Parade Magazine Online (February 2015) Featuring my Fudgy Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Brookies

Pink Dessert Roundup For Valentine’s Day: Bakepedia (February 2015) Featuring my Sugar Hearts candy

Ways To Use Leftover Peeps: PopSugar Food (February 2015) Featuring my Peeps Candy Bars

Bring On The Bacon: Foodista (February 2015) Featuring my Maple Caramel Bacon Crack

16 Glorious Samoas Recipes: Huffington Post (February 2015) Featuring my Samoas Magic Bars

30 Mouthwatering Cinnamon Buns and Roll Recipes: Parade Magazine Online (March 2015) Featuring my Sweet Pecan Sticky Buns and my One-Hour Cinnamon Rolls

17 Lucky Charms Recipes You’ll Love: Parade Magazine Online (March 2015) Featuring my Lucky Rainbow Bark

17 Exciting Rainbow Treats: Parade Magazine Online (March 2015) Featuring my Over the Rainbow Brownie Bombs

Evening Espresso: The Berry (March 2015) Featuring my Cadbury Creme Egg Brownie Bites

10 March Madness Basketball-Themed Recipes You Can’t Do Without: Parade Magazine Online (March 2015) Featuring my Basketball Oreos

23 Marvelous Muddy Buddy Recipes: Parade Magazine Online (March 2015) Featuring my Nutella Marshmallow Puppy Chow

The Best Ways To Eat Peeps This Easter: BuzzFeed Food (March 2015) Featuring my Peeps Candy Bars

Recipes That’ll Turn Your PEEPS Into The Best Cakes, Cookies & More: Huffington Post (March 2015) Featuring my Peeps Candy Bars

30 Non-Cake Cakes To Celebrate With: Parade Magazine Online (March 2015) Featuring my Birthday Cake Blondie Bombs

11 Clever (And Edible) Creations Using Peeps: Parade Magazine Online (March 2015) Featuring my Peeps Candy Bars

16 Yummy Easter Brownie Recipes You Need To Try: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Cadbury Creme Egg Brownie Bombs

6 Cadbury Creme Egg Desserts You’ll Want To Make: Good Morning America Online (April 2015) Featuring my Cadbury Creme Egg Brownie Bombs

25 Brownie Recipes Every Chocolate Lover Needs: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Copycat Cosmic Brownies

12 Best Bake-Sale Cookie Recipes: Parade Magazine Online (April 2015) Featuring my Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs

18 Deliciously Unique Cookie Recipes: Parade Magazine Online (April 2015) Featuring my Frosting-Filled Deep Dish Cake Batter Cookies

18 Tasty Time-Saving 3-Ingredient Recipes: Parade Magazine Online (April 2015) Featuring my Bacon Shortbread Cookies and my Nutella Croissants

32 Cookie Butter Desserts That Will Make You Crazy: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Deep Dish Biscoff Cookies and my Biscoff Cookie Popcorn

23 Clever Copycat Recipes You Must Try At Home: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Copycat Wendy’s Frosties and my Copycat Levain Bakery Cookies

25 Delicious Cake Batter Desserts You Need To Try Before You Die: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Deep Dish Frosting Filled Cake Batter Cookies and my Birthday Cake Blondie Bombs

17 Ben & Jerry’s Inspired Desserts Every Ice Cream Lover Needs: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Blondie Overload Cupcakes

20 Times Cinnamon Rolls Ruled The World With Their Godliness: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Sweet Pecan Sticky Buns, Maple Bacon Cinnamon Roll Whoopie Pies, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cinnamon Rolls, One Hour Cinnamon Rolls & Cinnamon Roll-Wrapped Donuts

25 Lemony Desserts You Need To Make This Spring: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Lemon Bar Cupcakes and Guiltless Lemon Coconut Cake

25 Holy-Amazing Donut Recipes You Gotta Try: BuzzFeed (April 2015) Featuring my Glazed Donut Pie, Copycat Krispy Kreme Donuts, Donut Coffee Cake Crumble Bars, & Butterfinger Maple Bars

12 Unique Blueberry Pie Recipes: Parade Magazine Online (April 2015) Featuring my Blueberry Pie Egg Rolls

Ice Cream Porn: Huffington Post (April 2015) Featuring my No-Bake Birthday Cake Ice Cream Cups (slideshow #17 of 35)

12 Amazing Pound Cakes You’ll Want To Make Now: Parade Magazine Online (May 2015) Featuring my 7-Up Cake

11 Awesome Things You Can Make In A Muffin Tin: PopSUGAR Food (Mary 2015) Featuring my Churro Cupcakes

21 Amazing Twists On S’mores You Must Try Immediately: BuzzFeed (May 2015) Featuring my S’mores Cinnamon Rolls, S’mores Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs, Toasted Marshmallow Caramel Butter Pecan Bars, S’mores Thumbprint Cookies, Ritz Caramel Peanut Butter S’mores Bars

17 Sweet Treats You Can Make With Animal Cookies: BuzzFeed (May 2015) Featuring my Circus Animal Cookie Ice Cream, Cookies & Cream Cake Batter Bars, and my Lucky Rainbow Bark

23 Glorious Cupcakes Inspired By Other Desserts: BuzzFeed (July 2015) Featuring my Churro Cupcakes and Key Lime Pie Cupcakes

22 Frozen Hot Chocolates You Must Make This Summer: BuzzFeed (July 2015) Featuring my Frozen Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Extract

15 Irresistible Citrus Dessert Recipes: Parade Magazine Online (July 2015) Featuring my Lime Cooler Cookies

12 Favorite Candy Bar Copycat Recipes: Parade Magazine Online (July 2015) Featuring my Copycat Star Crunch

10 Desserts for Back To School Using Snack Cake Favorites: Parade Magazine Online (August 2015) Featuring my Red Velvet Cheesecake Ice Cream and Oatmeal Creme Pie Tiramisu

8 Celebratory Recipes Featuring Root Beer: Parade Magazine Online (August 2015) Featuring my Root Beer Float Pie