the domestic tales of four sisters

the domestic tales of four sisters

Category: Desserts

Seasonal Cake: Autumn

Seasonal Cake: Autumn

  Alright. Let me get this spiel over with so that I don’t catch MAJOR flack for what’s about to happen … This recipe uses a cake mix. I know. Shun me all of you scratch bakers. Shun me! This recipe contains pumpkin. Please don’t […]

Dining Room Reno is Complete & A Summer Recipe Worth Melting Over

Dining Room Reno is Complete & A Summer Recipe Worth Melting Over

Well, the Dining Room reno is complete! ….For the most part…. I still would love to change out our chairs and my corner hutch could still use a few more pieces, but those will have to wait.  For now, I am going to call it done. […]

Low Sugar Pumpkin Bread

Low Sugar Pumpkin Bread

So I love a good pumpkin bread. I’ve wanted to make one for a few weeks now and I’m assuming our 60 degree and overcast weather whipped me into action. The thing with most pumpkin breads is how much sugar they contain. I decided to […]

My Top 5 Tips for Making the Perfect Cheesecake

My Top 5 Tips for Making the Perfect Cheesecake

For many years I searched high and low for the best cheesecake recipe. I love Juniors’ recipes – they’re all pretty solid. But what I wanted was that thick, dense, New York cheesecake. No special flavors or anything – with the standard graham cracker crust. […]

Gender Reveal for Kraft Baby #2

Gender Reveal for Kraft Baby #2

Hello all!! I’m so excited to share with each of our how our gender reveal celebration turned out.  As mentioned in my last post, the DIY chalkpaint dresser makeover, the change/update was needed because we’re getting ready to welcome Baby Kraft #2 in June.  If […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11

“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!” -Buddy The Elf Or give someone a delicious treat… Today’s addition of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is helping you with a way to spread some Christmas cheer to someone […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 6

12 Days of Christmas: Day 6

Today’s entry in our 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is a recipe for a family holiday favorite (ESPECIALLY the sons-in-law who are each given their own bag.  Not sure when we were one-upped by our husbands, but it has happened).  It’s definitely something that has made […]

Alpha-Bits ‘Cake’ Pops

Alpha-Bits ‘Cake’ Pops

For the first time the sisters and I have been invited to participate in a blogging campaign with a major brand and we’re SO excited! The brand? Alpha-Bits cereal! When I first found out what cereal we would be working with, I remembered eating it as a […]

Chocolate Caramel Cake

Chocolate Caramel Cake

I threw this together last Saturday to have ready for family dinner on Sunday afternoon. I was told by my 20-year-old brother, who happens to read our blog, that it was ‘domestic four worthy’ so here we go. It all started with wanting to try […]

Lavender Honey Ice Cream

Alright, I have a confession. I’ve watched It’s Complicated about 4 times in the past two weeks. Have you seen this movie? It’s pretty awesome. And mostly I just watch it for the food. And to dream about one day owning a home like Jane’s […]