Triple Berry-Filled Cupcakes

Spring is finally here in Central Illinois! The air has turned warm and the sky is shimmering with blue. I always daydream about beautiful berries during this time of year. Strawberries, raspberries, and other delectable fruits float through my mind as I imagine myself in the kitchen creating colorful pies, cakes, and best of all,…

Cream and Flutter

While I was living in Germany for a short time in 2006 I fell in love with the bakeries there. The fresh smells would tempt my senses and invite me in to sample all of the buttery pastries and vast array of breads they had to offer. Since returning to the States I have yet…