June 12th, 2013

Other Desserts

Baklava Bites

Posted on Dec 12th, 2014

If you've ever made baklava, you know it can be a tedious process. Well, now you can have all the flavors of baklava without all the work, thanks to…

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Banana Split Cookie Cups

Posted on May 13th, 2014

Every once in a while, I convince my kids I'm brilliant. Take these Banana Split Cookie Cups, for example. Not only were my kids…

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Birthday Cake Marshmallow Popcorn

Posted on Aug 1st, 2016

Today is my birthday! But I confess, I'm not much of a birthday cake girl. I'd take a pie or cheesecake or a Rice Krispies treat over a cake almost…

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Blueberry Morning Crisp

Posted on Aug 2nd, 2016

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CerealAnytime #CollectiveBiasOne…

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Caramel Havarti with Candied Pecans

Posted on Feb 26th, 2015

PARTNER POST - Get creative with any of Castello's uniquely crafted cheeses. Click here for a $1 off coupon to create your own gourmet…

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Chocolate Chip Cannoli Bites

Posted on May 15th, 2013

Let's get one thing straight right off the bat.  I know this isn't real cannoli.  At least not the phyllo shell part.  But…

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Chocolate Covered Brownie Bites

Posted on Feb 1st, 2011

The only thing better than a brownie is a brownie dipped in chocolate ganache.  When I make these, I like to use a variety of toppings. …

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Chocolate Covered Raspberries

Posted on Feb 1st, 2014

It seems that chocolate covered strawberries get all the attention when Valentine's Day rolls around. And for good reason. They're beautiful and…

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Chocolate Covered Strawberry Shake

Posted on Feb 11th, 2016

A few summers ago, our family decided to rate every flavor of shake that was available at Sonic Drive In. Out of about 25 flavors, their Chocolate…

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Caramel Ice Cream Cake

Posted on Jun 16th, 2015

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SunsOutSpoonsOut #CollectiveBiasGrowing…

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Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Dessert

Posted on Mar 22nd, 2012

There is nothing quite like a creamy, no-bake layered dessert. Especially when those layers are chocolate and peanut butter. And believe me, this…

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Chocolate Raspberry Trifle

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

If you've never made a trifle, what are you waiting for? They are so easy, not to mention, impressive. And this Chocolate Raspberry Trifle is the…

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Cinnamon Caramels

Posted on Feb 9th, 2011

I'm not a big candy maker, mostly because of all that waiting and stirring.  I didn't even own a candy thermometer until I saw these caramels…

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Dr Pepper Vanilla Float Toasted Marshmallow Shake

Posted on Jun 19th, 2015

Now that my boys are out of school for the summer (and I've been trying to keep them entertained) I've been thinking about how I spent my summers as…

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Dulce de Leche Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Posted on Aug 29th, 2016

I don't know about you, but I happily eat ice cream year round. But I still thought I should try and squeeze in an ice cream recipe before August…

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Easy Blackberry Lemon Cobbler

Posted on Oct 29th, 2015

I always crave dessert after dinner, but I don't always have the energy to make it. Which is why I love simple, Southern-style desserts like this…

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Easy Chocolate Mousse

Posted on Jan 22nd, 2015

I've tried so many recipes for chocolate mousse over the years, but this Easy Chocolate Mousse is the one I keep coming back to. It's quick,…

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Easy Fruit Cobbler

Posted on Oct 29th, 2009

It is so handy to have a dessert like this in your repertoire.  And let me tell you, dessert doesn't get much easier than this. It only took…

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Easy No-Bake Lemon Tart

Posted on Mar 22nd, 2014

I received a tart pan with a removable bottom for Christmas and I may never go back to using a regular pie pan again. In fact, I love my tart pan so…

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Fresh Fruit and Smucker’s Sundaes

Posted on Jul 10th, 2015

In my last post, I shared all of the delicious ice cream sundae supplies I picked up at Walmart for our family's Sundae Night--which was…

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Fresh Strawberry Mint Gelato

Posted on Jul 5th, 2014

During our most recent summer vacation, I had the pleasure of trying some amazing strawberry mint gelato. I haven't been able to stop thinking about…

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Frozen Lemon Cheesecake with Fresh Blueberry Topping

Posted on Apr 13th, 2016

If you're looking for a fabulous new dessert to try this Spring, look no further than this Frozen Blueberry Cheesecake with Fresh Blueberry Topping.…

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Frozen Raspberry Cheesecake

Posted on Jun 19th, 2014

I don't know why the idea of a frozen cheesecake never occurred to me before, but it's brilliant! This Frozen Raspberry Cheesecake--made with fresh…

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Graduation Party Hot Dog Bar and Mini Mason Jar Pies (Free Printable)

Posted on May 7th, 2015

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #KetchupsNewMustard…

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Grilled Peaches with Vanilla Ice Cream and Salted Caramel Sauce

Posted on Aug 5th, 2014

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Mazola. The opinions and text are all mine.It's usually too hot during the summer…

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Homemade Cherry Pie Filling

Posted on Aug 25th, 2016

When fresh fruit is in season, there's nothing like making your own jams, jellies and pie fillings. Like this Homemade Cherry Pie Filling, for…

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Individual Black Forest Brownie Trifles

Posted on Sep 4th, 2013

My husband is a huge fan of black forest cake--and chocolate covered cherries too--so any time I come up with a chocolate-cherry dessert it's sure to…

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Key Lime Pie Ice Cream

Posted on Aug 31st, 2014

Key lime pie is one of my husband's favorite desserts. And I've had so much fun with my ice cream maker this summer, I just had to try making…

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Key Lime Pie Mousse

Posted on May 5th, 2015

If you're a fan of key lime pie, then you're going to love this Key Lime Pie mousse. Besides being smooth and creamy, it's the perfect blend of sweet…

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Kit Kat Salted Caramel Ice Cream

Posted on May 29th, 2014

One of the best things about making your own ice cream is creating whatever flavor you choose! This particular flavor combination comes to you…

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Lemon Cheesecake Mousse

Posted on May 5th, 2014

When it comes to cooking and baking, the most important tools in my kitchen are a good stand mixer and a good hand mixer. I use both…

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Maple Poached Pears with Maple Cinnamon Mascarpone

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2014

Pears are one of my favorite fall fruits. I love their sweet, mild flavor, and there are so many pretty colors, sizes and varieties available. And…

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Mason Jar Banana Pudding

Posted on Jan 14th, 2014

Our family recently ate out at a restaurant that served banana pudding in a Mason jar. It was heavenly. And I'm pretty sure the Mason jar made it…

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Mason Jar Cheesecakes

Posted on Jul 17th, 2015

If you've ever made a cheesecake, you know they can be a little bit tricky. Which is one of the reasons I love these Mason Jar Cheesecakes. They…

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Mason Jar Lemon Meringue Pies

Posted on Apr 3rd, 2015

I confess, lemon meringue pie is a dessert that's always challenged me. Soggy crust and weepy meringue are usually the issues I run into. It just…

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Mini Berry Tarts

Posted on Jun 18th, 2013

These mini berry tarts look so pretty that no one will ever believe how easy they are to make! Just pretend that you slaved for hours in the kitchen…

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Mini Black Forest Cheesecakes

Posted on Jan 18th, 2016

I know you're probably just getting started with those New Years resolutions, but hopefully there's still room for a bit of indulgence in your life,…

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Mini No-Bake Blackberry Lemon Cheesecakes

Posted on Jul 7th, 2016

I don't know about you, but I love berry season! Strawberries, raspberries, blackberries--name any berry and it's guaranteed to be one I…

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Mini No-Bake Key Lime Cheesecakes

Posted on Mar 12th, 2013

These tasty (and adorable) little no-bake key lime cheesecakes are a perfect dessert to serve all spring and summer long! They're especially great…

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No-Bake Apple Pie Icebox Cake

Posted on Oct 22nd, 2013

This apple cake is completely different (in a really good way) from any other apple dessert I've ever tried. It features all of the flavors of apple…

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No-Bake Butterfinger Ice Box Cake

Posted on Sep 12th, 2014

No-bake ice box cakes are a big favorite at my house. There's just something wonderful about layers of sweet graham cracker, pudding and whipped…

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No-Bake Cheesecake Mousse

Posted on Feb 7th, 2014

If you're looking for an easy yet impressive Valentine's Day dessert, look no further. Really, this no-bake cheesecake mousse is perfect any time of…

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No-Bake Cherry Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars

Posted on Jun 13th, 2013

My family couldn't stop raving about these cheesecake bars.  I initially set out to make a 9-inch pan, but I'm so glad I thought better of it…

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No-Bake Lemonade Cheesecake

Posted on Mar 20th, 2017

Although lemons are typically in-season during the winter months, there's something about lemon that reminds me of spring. And this No-Bake Lemonade…

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No-Bake Salted Caramel Eggnog Cheesecakes

Posted on Dec 3rd, 2015

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidaySweetTreats #CollectiveBiasMy…

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Not Fried Ice Cream Cake

Posted on Apr 19th, 2016

I love fried ice cream! I order it in restaurants every chance I get. Mostly because making it at home is kind of tricky, not to mention, messy! So…

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Old Fashioned Peach Cobbler

Posted on Jul 20th, 2015

I know Georgia is famous for their peaches, but we grow some pretty delicious peaches here in Colorado too! I look forward to their appearance at the…

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OREO Thins with Chocolate Mint Sauce

Posted on Nov 10th, 2015

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetInOnOREOThins #CollectiveBiasA few…

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Peanut Buster Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

Posted on Jul 18th, 2016

Have you ever had a Peanut Buster Parfait at Dairy Queen? It's a classic! And one of my favorite DQ ice cream treats. This…

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Peanut Butter Fudge Mousse

Posted on Apr 5th, 2016

If you're a fan of peanut butter and chocolate, you're going to love this Peanut Butter Fudge Mousse. This is my favorite kind of dessert--easy,…

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Pink Lemonade Ice Cream

Posted on Jul 25th, 2014

We've had so much fun making homemade ice cream this summer, and this pink lemonade ice cream is our favorite so far. It's just so fun, and the…

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Pressure Cooker New York Cheesecake

Posted on Jan 25th, 2017

If you're the proud owner of an Instant Pot or electric pressure cooker, then I've got a special treat for you! This Pressure Cooker New York…

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Pumpkin Cheesecake with Sour Cream Topping

Posted on Oct 13th, 2015

I've tried quite a few pumpkin cheesecake recipes over the years, and this Pumpkin Cheesecake with Sour Cream Topping is by far my favorite. My…

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Roasted Balsamic Cherries with Vanilla Ice Cream (Market Monday)

Posted on Jul 21st, 2014

I always know when summer is in full swing by the abundance of fruit at the farmers' market. Honestly, it's hard not to come home with some of…

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Salted Caramel Brownie Truffles

Posted on Feb 5th, 2014

I often let my kids choose all or part of our dinner menu, and when they choose, they also help cook. I confess, I'm not always excited about their…

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Salted Caramel Twix Parfaits

Posted on Mar 14th, 2014

I often let my kids choose a dinner menu and help prepare the food, and I've got to tell you, they come up with some pretty brilliant ideas. My 8th…

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Samoas Muddy Buddies

Posted on Feb 22nd, 2015

Girl Scout cookie season is upon us, and you can bet I'll be stocking my freezer with Thin Mints, Tagalongs and my all-time favorite, Samoas! Of…

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Strawberry Almond Crisp

Posted on Jul 25th, 2016

Crisps, crumbles and cobblers are one of my favorite desserts. They're so easy to throw together, and pretty much comfort food in dessert form. And…

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Strawberry Buckle (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 11th, 2014

I know strawberry season has come and gone in some places, but in Colorado, strawberries are at their peak. Of course, strawberries are widely…

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Strawberry Cloud Cups

Posted on May 23rd, 2016

Fresh, in-season strawberries are one of my favorite things about spring and summer. And these cool, creamy Strawberry Cloud Cups are a perfect way…

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Strawberry Muddy Buddies

Posted on Feb 12th, 2016

It doesn't seem to matter what kind of Muddy Buddies I make, they never last long. And these Strawberry Muddy Buddies are probably the best variation…

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Strawberry Shortcake S’mores

Posted on Jun 26th, 2015

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LetsMakeSmores #CollectiveBias…

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Three Ingredient Lemon Fruit Dip

Posted on Mar 10th, 2015

I've probably tried hundreds of fruit dips in my life. And they've all been delicious. But this Three Ingredient Lemon Fruit Dip is by far the best…

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Triple Berry Crisp (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 31st, 2015

We're nearing the end of berry season here in Colorado, so I wanted to share one last Market Monday recipe to use those summer berries. Fresh berries…

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Two Ingredients S’mores

Posted on Jul 8th, 2013

Just passing along a little something I shared over on my personal blog today. A super easy way to make s'mores with only two ingredients. Chocolate…

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White Chocolate Mousse Cherry Parfait

Posted on Feb 4th, 2015

I first served these White Chocolate Mousse Cherry Parfaits for our Christmas dessert last year, but I couldn't help thinking how perfect they'd be…

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White Chocolate Mummy Pretzels

Posted on Oct 1st, 2015

These White Chocolate Mummy Pretzels are easily the easiest, cutest Halloween treats I've ever made. And that's really saying something. Because…

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