Toasted Coconut and Cherry Hand Pies

Toasted Coconut and Cherry Hand Pies | These little toasted coconut and cherry hand pies are absolutely scrumptious. Plus they are incredibly easy to make which is a huge perk!

These little toasted coconut and cherry hand pies are absolutely scrumptious. Plus they are incredibly easy to make which is a huge perk! Happy Holidays Peeps! I freaking love my mixer. I use it daily. It's my go to machine for all my baking needs. That sucker is whirring every single day. Usually multiple times per day! Mine actually broke this week. We'll call it over-use. Nothing serious, the whisk attachment broke so I have to order a new one. Not going to lie though, I am … [Read more...]

Pink Lemonade Ice Cream Pie and a Huge Ice Cream Making Prize Pack Giveaway #IceCreamWeek

Pink Lemonade Ice Cream Pie | Incredibly easy to make and perfect for parties. If you like Pink this pie is for YOU!

Incredibly easy to make and perfect for parties. If you like Pink this pie is for YOU! Welcome to Ice Cream Week 2014! This year the event is hosted by myself,  and Susan of  The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. We have teamed up with 25 amazing bloggers to bring you ice cream treats all week long. I hope you have as much fun as we did. Break out those stretchy pants and celebrate Ice Cream Week with us. Ice Cream Week is an annual event meant to celebrate our love for ice cream treats. … [Read more...]

Grilled Peach Cobbler in Mini Cast Iron Pans

Grilled Peaches and Cream Cobbler by Kim Beaulieu of Cravings of a Lunatic and Kiss My Smoke

Fresh peaches combined with a cream-based cobbler topping, with fresh whipped cream piled on top for a rustic grilled dessert! Come on now. How flipping cute are these Grilled Peach Cobblers in Mini Cast Iron Pans? I love small food and I cannot lie, You other brothers can't deny, When a dessert shows up in a little bitty pan, With a mound of whipped cream for you fans! Okay, okay, I'll stop. Before I embarrass myself. More than usual. … [Read more...]

Strawberry Cobbler: Guest Post for The Cooking Actress

Strawberry Cobbler | Super easy to make and absolutely delicious. Perfect for strawberry season, or use frozen berries all year round. Enjoy!

Super easy to make and absolutely delicious. Perfect for strawberry season, or use frozen berries all year round. Enjoy! Hello from Miami. I'm just getting ready to leave this hot inferno today. Been a blast. Nothing is more fun than hanging out with fellow foodies all weekend. Speaking of fellow foodies, today you can find me guest posting over at my friend Kayle's. She is the genius behind The Cooking Actress. I adore this gal so very much. Kayle is just the sweetest lady in the world. … [Read more...]

Pink Lemonade Hand Pies

Pink Lemonade Hand Pies | Cravings of a Lunatic | Lemon curd filled hand pies that will delight your taste buds!

These Pink Lemonade Hand Pies are completely adorable. They are Pink Lemon Curd filled Hand Pies that will delight your taste buds! So today I am obsessed with all things pink lemonade. It's a serious addiction. One that cannot be stopped. I apologize now for the onslaught of pink lemonade posts coming your way. I want to feel bad but seriously, why should I? It's delightful and zesty, you should be thanking me really. Okay, now that I think about it why aren't you thanking me? Pink lemonade … [Read more...]

Apple Hand Pies | Thanksgiving Potluck | #Giveaway

Apple Hand Pies | Cravings of a Lunatic | Cute little Pies that are easy to make and wicked adorable!

Cute little Apple Hand Pies that are easy to make and wicked adorable! When Erin of Dinners, Dishes and Desserts contacted me to be part of her Thanksgiving Potluck I said yes immediately. Erin is an amazing blogger friend and I love any chance to work with her on a project. When I found out it was to tie in to Feeding America it just made the cause even more special. Feeding America is a great organization, highly regarded and supported by the foodie community at large. In fact it's … [Read more...]

Peach Cobbler

Peach Cobbler | | #peach #dessert #fruit

Comfort food at it's finest. Homemade Peach Cobbler with Roasted Saigon Cinnamon, and Nutmeg in each layer. Seriously delicious and addictive. You're going to want to try this one as soon as possible! Peach cobbler is one of my favourite desserts in the world. I cannot get enough of it during peach season. It's just such comfort food to me. It's something I've been making since I was a teenager. I make lots of versions of peach cobbler but this one is my favourite. It's the one I make most … [Read more...]

S’mores Hand Pies

S'mores Hand Pies | Cravings of Lunatic | #smores #chocolate #marshmallows #minipies

Ooey gooey marshmallows and melty chocolate combine inside of these adorable little hand pies. Then the pies are brushed with butter and graham crumbs before getting more chocolate drizzled over top of them. It's heaven in a little hand held pie! Aren't these adorbs? I can't take my eyes off of them. Mostly because when I do people keep scarfing them and there's less for me. So I keep one eye on all times. Mine, all mine! … [Read more...]

Turtles Hand Pies: Guest Post for Go Bake Yourself

Turtles Hand Pies | Cravings of a Lunatic | #turtles #chocolate #caramel #pie #handpies

So.... whatcha been up? Me? well.... just these.... … [Read more...]

Mini Meyer Lemon Pies #SundaySupper

Mini Meyer Lemon Pies by Cravings of a Lunatic

Have I told you how much I love Meyer Lemons? I do... I really, really do... They are natures little miracle. I realize that's pushing the envelope a bit, but seriously have you ever tried them? Like nature's candy.  … [Read more...]

#ChristmasWeek Recap and #Giveaway Links

Christmas Week

  Hi folks. This week was a whirlwind of Christmas goodies. Christmas Week was a huge success and I hope we inspired you all to get into your kitchens and start your holiday baking. There are so many amazing recipes to get your creative juices flowing. I thought I'd recap the week for anyone who just tuned in or missed it. Hope you enjoy. I know I sure did. I may have to wear stretchy pants for the next month the way things are going. … [Read more...]

Christmas Apple Pie


Hi folks. Welcome to day #5 of Christmas Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by yours truly, and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina. Today’s theme for Christmas Week is “Christmas Pies and Pastries”. Make sure you visit all the participating bloggers today to see what special dish they whipped up for you. … [Read more...]

Fall Apple Pie | #HelpingHands | #SundaySupper


Hi folks. This week the Sunday Supper crew is helping raise awareness for those affected by Hurricane Sandy. So many lives were affected by the storm and continue to be affected. I cannot even fathom what it must be like. These families have lost so much. So anything to help raise money to help those in need is a cause I can stand behind. … [Read more...]

Lemon IceBox Pie

Lemon IceBox Pie | Cravings of a Lunatic | Easy no bake recipe for a great lemon icebox pie!

Hi folks. Today is reveal day for our Recipe Swap group. The group is run by Christianni of The Burwell General Store. Each month we make over a vintage recipe she chooses for us. The goal is to change 3 things about the recipe and make it into something else. I love the challenge of this. … [Read more...]

Apple Pie in Jars | Cherry Pie in Jars

Apple Pie in a Jars | Cravings of a Lunatic | #apple #pie #masonjar #cutefood #dessert

So today is the wrap up for Fun with Jars. It will be moved aside for Farm Fresh Fridays now that the Farmer's Markets and Fruit Stands are open in Ontario. I thought I would send it off with a big bang. I've been dying to make these for ages. So I hauled my butt to the store to buy wide mouth canning jars. I think it's the only kind I don't have. I picked up a case and got busy. Making pies in jars. Who knew? So much fun, so cute and such a huge pain in the rump. It's really flipping hard to … [Read more...]

Cookie Crisp Ice Box Pie for Pie Day

Cookie Crsip Ice Box Pie by Cravings of a Lunatic

Okay, okay so I already posted brownies today. Today you get a two for one special. Why? Because it's Pie Day! Yup, you heard me. People are celebrating today by attending Pie Party 2012.  … [Read more...]

Very Berry Cheesecake Pie Bites: Guest Post by Whipped

Very Berry Cheesecake Pie Bites: Guest Post by Whipped

Hi folks. I am so pleased to tell you I have a fabulous guest post for you today. Kristina from Whipped is here to share a wonderful treat with us all. I adore this lady so much. She makes such tempting treats that are not only delicious but made in a healthy way. … [Read more...]

Mini Lemon Meringue Tarts: Burning Down the Kitchen with Domestic Fits

Lemon Tarts

Hi folks. Before we get to this week's interview I'd like to take a minute to thank everyone who shared my Trix Krispies on Pinterest. I am overwhelmed by the response to them and very thankful to all of you who have been sharing them. … [Read more...]

Strawberry Tarts: Guest Posting for the lovely Katherine Martinelli today!


Hi folks. Today I can be found guest posting at Katherine Martinelli. I got truly inspired by her cookbook, Puff Pastry at Brunch. So I thought I would try my hand at puff pastry in honour of her asking me to guest for her. … [Read more...]

Apple Pie and a new series!

Spring Apple Pie | Cravings of a Lunatic | #apple #pie #dessert

Easy and decorative spring time apple pie. Hi folks. Welcome to the new series! It's going to be so much fun! I am so excited to show it to you! … [Read more...]