Margarita Cupcakes with Tequila Lime Frosting Recipe


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Is Friday here yet? Because we’ve got ourselves a party in a cupcake! I asked a baker friend of mine to come up with a cupcake recipe for me, and this is what she came up with…a Margarita Cupcake! Fits me perfectly don’t ya think? :)

Here is the recipe:


2 cups flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
1 cup milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Frosting Recipe from Sweet Peas Kitchen

1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
6 cups powdered sugar
1 tablespoon lime juice
1 tablespoon tequila
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon lime zest


Preheat oven to 375F. Line muffin tin with liners, set aside.

Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add in eggs, flour, baking powder, and salt. Add in milk, beat well, and stir in vanilla.

Bake for about 16 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean. Allow to cool before frosting. Once cooled, lightly brush cupcakes with tequila.


Beat butter until it is fluffy. Add in powdered sugar, salt, lime juice, and lime zest. Mix until thick and creamy. Pipe onto cupcakes using large Wilton tip to achieve look in photo.

Tuesday Bites: Easy Cheesy Pull-Apart Bread


I know, I know…it’s been a while since I’ve posted a recipe on here. I’ve been sorta busy redecorating my house & whipping up mason jar recipes to fully concentrate on doing recipes for this blog…but alas, here I’s Tuesday and I’ve got a brand spanking new recipe for you!

This recipe is super simple (my style!) and totes delish! All you have to do is have a bundt pan or in this case, a ring pan. A couple tubes of refrigerated biscuits, butter, garlic and cheese…and you’ve got yourself a delish appateaser ;)

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Huge List of 50 Easy Gluten Free Crockpot Meals – Great for Newbies!


Pro Tip: Check out the Please Be Gluten Free search page to find out if a food is gluten free!

Looking to go gluten free this year? I know it can be tough to go from a normal diet to a gluten free diet, but it’s a whole lot easier if you’ve got a few gluten free recipes to play around with. Below you will find 50 Gluten Free Crockpot meals featuring naturally gluten-free foods like chicken, beef, pork, fish & a variety of grains.

I love cooking in the crockpot, because it’s literally set it and forget it and the easier something is to do, the more likely you will stick with it!

1. Teriyaki Chicken
2. Santa Fe Chicken Packets (Dairy free too!)
3. BBQ Chicken Crock Pot Gluten Free Meal
4. Enchilada Wraps
5. Green Chicken Enchilada Meatballs
6. Cilantro Lime Chicken
7. Barbecue Glazed Chicken
8. Chicken Stir Fry
9. Coconut Fried Chicken with Spicy Peach Sauce
10. Gluten Free Panda Orange Chicken
11. Grilled Chicken & Corn Lettuce Wraps
12. Herbed Chicken Sausage Patties
13. Spicy Sesame Honey Chicken
14. Santa Fe Chicken Chili
15. Pineapple Cinnamon Chicken

16. Mexican Ground Beef
17. Mediterranean Stuffed Burgers
18. Stuffed Bell Peppers
19. Gluten Free Korean Beef Tacos
20. Moonlight Beef Fajitas
21. Mongolian Broccoli Beef
22. “Texas Red” Chili
23. Curried Roast and Carrots
24. Butternut, Black Bean, and Smoked Pork Stew
25. Meatloaf & Potatoes

26. Slow Cooker BBQ Spareribs
27. Pulled Pork
28. Sausage & Peppers
29. Caramel Apple Pork Chops
30. BBQ Pork Chops
31. Gluten Free Sloppy Joes
32. Gluten Free Crockpot Pizza
33. Sweet Potato & Black Bean Quesadilla Gluten Free Recipe
34. Slow Cooker Cheesy Bacon BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

35. Crisp Baked Lemon Cod
36. Papaya, Shrimp, and Soba Salad
37. Tuna Rice Casserole
38. Tilapia Crockpot Recipe
39. New England Fish Chowder

40. Quinoa Cakes
41. Gluten Free Baked Ziti Freezer Meal
42. Zucchini Ribbon Lasagna
43. Lemon-Saffron Millet Pilaf
44. Chipotle Black Bean and Quinoa Crockpot Stew

45. Cheddar Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
46. Crockpot Curry with Coconut Milk
47. Kicked Up Coconut Split Pea Soup
48. Three Bean Chili with Easy Avocado Salsa
49. Lamb Stew
50. Crock Pot Quinoa Casserole