Category Archives: dessert

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Reese’s Pieces Magic Bars

While most of you are trying to eat healthy and exercise with the start of the new year and new year’s resolutions, I’m over hear shoving my face full of these Reese’s Pieces Magic Bars. Okay, I’ve got goals to eat better and exercise more this year too, but if you know me you know […]


Gooey Coconut Almond Chex Mix

Last week some friends of ours stopped by and they brought us a bag of this amazingly delicious gooey almond chex mix. Nate and I ate the whole thing in about 5 minutes time, it was so tasty. I knew I had to have the recipe as soon as possible so I could make it […]

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Breakfast Pear Cake

I was provided with vegetables and produce from Melissa’s Produce but all opinions are my own. This mini breakfast pear cake with mandarin cream is perfect for breakfast, brunch, and even dessert.  Sometimes you just want a little treat and instead of baking a whole cake why not bake a mini cake.  That’s what I […]

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Swirled Fudge

This swirled fudge is inspired by a candy bar I used to get on my study abroad. It was made by Milka and it is called “Happy Cow” or Kuhflecken (cow spots) and is a milk chocolate candy bar with white chocolate spots throughout. I just love the milk chocolate and white chocolate combo and […]

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Cinnamon Chip Pretzel Cookies

This year I decided to join in the 3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap hosted by White Lights on Wednesday. Basically I was paired up with another blogger and we each sent each other a cookie recipe to make and share with you today. I was paired up with Wendy from Around My Family Table and […]

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Cherry Chocolate Almond Cookies

I have several joys in my life; one of them is spending time with my family and another one is sharing recipes with you on LMLD.  It is a delight when the two of them come together and that is what happened with the creation of Cherry Chocolate Almond Cookies. A few weeks ago I […]

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Gingerdoodle Cookies

This year I got to participate in the annual Food Blogger Cookie Swap, which helped to raise money for kids’ cancer. Basically, I make a new cookie recipe, send 1 dozen cookies to 3 other food bloggers, and receive a dozen cookies from 3 different food bloggers. I’ve wanted to try out gingerdoodle cookies for […]

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3 Ingredient Microwave Fudge

Today I have another great holiday treat for you. This fudge is a little simpler than the recipe I shared with you at the beginning of the week, because its only 3 ingredients and its made in the microwave! This 3 ingredient microwave fudge is the perfect holiday treat to make for your neighbors because […]

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Skillet Peppermint Brownie

After making this easy pumpkin spice skillet cookie, I knew I wanted to make a lot more desserts in skillets. I mean, who doesn’t love an ooey gooey hot dessert topped with ice cream? I know I do, and this skillet peppermint brownie perfectly hits the nail on the head. This skillet brownie is super easy […]

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Peanut Butter S’mores Fudge

** This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PBandG #CollectiveBias One of my favorite treats this time of year for the holidays is fudge. But this time I didn’t want to make just any fudge recipe to share with you. Although plain chocolate fudge is delicious […]


Persimmon Cookies

Do you know what a persimmon is?  My first introduction to persimmons was when our family moved to California 12 years ago.  Our neighbors brought some over for us to enjoy; fresh and in persimmon pudding.  Persimmons ripen in the fall, our sweetheart neighbor Colleen says “if it is Thanksgiving the persimmons are ripe.” Around […]

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30 Christmas Treats with 5 Ingredients or Less

I love this time of year because it means lots and lots of sweets. I can make cookies and candies and fudge to my hearts desire because I have an excuse now. You see, Christmas is the time for sharing, and giving and I like to give sweets. But, I usually want the recipes I […]


Nutter Butter Truffles

You know oreo truffles are really delicious, but did you know that you can also make truffles with Nutter Butter cookies? These Nutter Butter Truffles are so simple to make too, but instead you get a delicious peanut butter truffle coated in chocolate for that great chocolate and peanut butter flavor combo!   Basically you just need a […]


Reindeer Oreo Cookie Balls

**This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #OREOCookieBalls #CollectiveBias OREO cookie balls are the perfect Christmas treat because they only require 3 ingredient, along with being very simple no bake treats that anyone can make! They’re perfect for you to make for a Christmas party […]


Pretzel Rolo Turtles

Can you tell that I am a huge fan of easy treats? In fact these pretzel rolo turtles almost couldn’t be any easier. I’m serious. Its almost so simple that I feel a little silly sharing it with you. But I’m going to anyway. Wanna know why? Because these pretzel rolo turtle treats are delicious […]


Pilgrim Hat Cookies

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you all have a fabulous day, enjoying lots of delicious food, enjoying time with family or friends and remembering all you have to be grateful for. A couple weeks ago I shared these cute Pilgrim Hat Cookies over at and I wanted to share them with you today in case you […]