Category Archives: dessert

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Flower Pot Chocolate Pudding

Flowers or chocolates? Chocolates or flowers?  It is always a dilemma what to get mom for Mother’s Day.  So why not give her both! She will be delighted, especially with this fun flower pot chocolate pudding.  It looks like a potted plant but it is really chocolate pudding with crushed oreos and mint leaves.   […]


How to Make Indoor S’mores

The weather is JUST barely starting to get warm enough that we might be brave enough to go camping with our little man soon. You see, we are outdoor people. We like to go fishing, and hiking, and camping (real – no shower, sleep in a tent, pee behind a tree camping) and just being […]

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No Churn Key Lime Pie Ice Cream

I shared this amazing no churn key lime pie ice cream over at Lolly Jane a few weeks back, but its seriously so good that I had to share it here with our readers too. Think creamy zesty lime ice cream, stuffed full of a easy homemade graham cracker crust. The great thing about this […]

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Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

With how many desserts I make every week, its lucky that Nate has a team of men that he works with who like to eat treats because I send Nate to work with all the delicious cookies, brownies, cupcakes, or whatever that I make and they just gobble them up in a few minutes. Sometimes […]

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Easy Cinnamon Roll Cake

This super easy cinnamon roll cake almost couldn’t be any easier.You basically only need 1 thing (that contains 2 ingredients) and only about 10 minutes of work and  you’ve got this amazing cake. This cinnamon roll cake is the perfect EASY birthday cake, or who wouldn’t love to have a piece of cake for breakfast? I […]

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Sugar Cookie Bars

Last month I shared these amazing sugar cookie bars over at Somewhat Simple where I am a contributor. These sugar cookie bars might even be better than regular sugar cookies because they cut out the rolling and the cutting of the dough, and instead all you have to do is flatten the dough into a […]

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Salted Caramel Sauce

Tomorrow, along with being Easter is actually National Caramel Day. So that means we have a caramel recipe to share with you and this salted caramel sauce is amazing. I’m not even joking this is one you definitely need to make – whether you make it to drizzle on top of ice cream, to go […]

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14 K Cake (Carrot Cake)

A 14 K Cake must mean it is worth more than you can imagine.  It certainly means this 14 K Cake is worth its weight in gold. And that is a lot of weight because this carrot cake is very dense and very full.  There are carrots (of course) 4 1/2 cups of grated carrots, […]

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Carrot Cake Cookie Bars

Easter is just a couple weeks away and its time to whip out the Easter themed foods, and that means carrot cake!! I’ve never made an actual carrot cake, so I’m hoping to get on that soon – but these carrot cake cookie bars are amazing! These cookie bars are so simple to make because […]

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REESE’S Peanut Butter Cookie Cups

** This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #snacktalk #CollectiveBias One of our favorite candies around here is REESE’S Peanut Butter Cups. There is nothing better than that delicious combination of chocolate and peanut butter. And there are so many great recipes that use REESE’S Peanut Butter Cups […]

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Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Pie

This Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Pie is my favorite ice cream pie, hands down.  The ingredients that set it apart from your basic ice cream pie is the Oreo cookie crust with caramel and chocolate syrup drizzled over the top of the pie.   Now you could use a premade cookie crust but because the […]

Lemon custard cake with sweet Meyer Lemons for a cake and custard dessert; sweet, tart, lemony, smooth, it will become your favorite

Lemon Custard Cake

This lemon custard cake is almost like a light souffle. I don’t know if this is a true lemon souffle, I do know it is delicious, smooth, lemony, creamy, and drool worthy.  I am drooling over the thought of it right now.  If you love anything lemony, you will love this dessert.  If you are […]

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No Churn Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Are you guys sick of me sharing mint chocolate desserts yet? I sure hope not because I’ve got this amazing no churn mint chocolate chip ice cream recipe for you today, and a couple more mint chocolate recipes coming later this week and next too. This mint chocolate chip ice cream is made without an […]

Chocolate Mint Sugar Cookie Bars - These delicious sugar bars have the perfect combo of chocolate and mint flavors with a chocolate sugar cookie base and a creamy mint frosting for an easy and perfect dessert!

Chocolate Mint Sugar Cookie Bars

When I think of recipes for St. Patrick’s Day I think of green of course – and then my mind goes to mint. And even better than mint is the combo of chocolate and mint. And these chocolate mint sugar cookie bars are the perfect way to enjoy that combo.   The best thing about […]

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Loaded Sugar Cookie Bars

Wow, “LOADED” is the optimal word here.  These loaded sugar cookies bars are just that, loaded with all the chips and nuts and sweets that you might imagine.  I loaded mine with chocolate chips, butterscotch chips, pistachio nuts, and cherry M&Ms.  A unique combination but truly a great combination together. The amazing thing is, I had […]

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Copy Cat Thin Mints

This time of year the girl scouts start going door to door to sell their fabulous cookies, but for some reason we never get any girl scouts at our house and so I have to wait till they start selling them in front of grocery stores. No longer my friends, now I can make my […]