Cinco De Mayo Weekend!

TGIF!! I am so excited for the weekend, more so than normal. It’s been a long week here and we  are looking forward to doing some BBQing and Tacoing! I of coarse, am in charge of bringing dessert. So I will be making some Strawberry Margarita Cupcakes. What are your Cinco de Mayo Plans? Have a great weekend everyone!

Strawberry Margarita Cupcakes

How about some Dessert Nacho?

Cinco de Mayo

Here are some of my favorite Cinco De Mayo Recipes from around the web:

Sopapilla Cheesecake Hand Pies by Crazy for Crust

Berry Sweet Empanadas by Roxana’s Home Baking

Turkey Taco Burger with Avocado Crema by Climbing Grier Mountain

Margarita Shrimp Nachos by Country Cleaver

And this Guacamole by Shugary Sweets, I LOVE guacamole.

French Toast Poke Cake

Poke Cake

What’s a poke cake? I started seeing all these different poke cakes on Pinterest, and I had never heard of such a thing. Basically, a poke cake is a cake, which you poke holes in and pour pudding or something similar over the top and allow it to absorb into the cake. You top it off with whipped cream and/or other toppings. Umm, cool! So I did some research and decided to try a French Toast Poke Cake.

Poke Cake

What does my cake consist of? It is a cinnamon cake, loaded with maple syrup and vanilla pudding, topped with whipped cream. It’s pretty much dessert for breakfast, or breakfast for dessert. Either way you need to try this! Continue reading