Browsing Category : Desserts & Treats

White Chocolate Chip Craisin Cookies feature sugar cookie dough with creamy white chocolate chipsand tart, sweet craisins. A delicious and satisfying treat!

White Chocolate Chip Craisin Cookies


White Chocolate Chip Craisin Cookies feature a delicious sugar cookie dough studded with white chocolate chips and sweet craisins. Sure to become a family favorite! We love cookies at our house because they are handy to eat and pretty quick to whip up. I came up with the idea for these White Chocolate Chip Craisin Cookies when I was looking…

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Strawberry Cheesecake Cupcakes transform a boxed white cake mix into a delicious treat with premade cheesecake filling and strawberry pie filling. So easy!

Strawberry Cheesecake Cupcakes


Strawberry Cheesecake Cupcakes feature a white cupcake topped with cheesecake filling and strawberry pie filling to make a simple and delicious treat! Lee was on the blog the other day, looking at all the recipes. When he noticed that there were only two cupcake recipes he said, “I think you need more cupcake recipes on the blog”. So, I added…

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Milky Way Brownies feature boxed brownies topped with a layer of homemade nougat, a layer of caramel, and a layer of chocolate. A truly decadent treat!

Milky Way Brownies


 Milky Way Brownies feature brownies topped with a layer of nougat, then a layer of caramel, then a layer of milk chocolate. They are easy and so yummy! I am so excited to share these Milky Way Brownies with you all! I only eat a few different kind of candy bars, and Milky Way bars have been a favorite since…

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Banana Cream Pie Smoothie combines frozen bananas, vanilla Greek yogurt, honey, milk and ice. Topped with graham cracker crumbs. Great for weight loss!

Banana Cream Pie Smoothie


Banana Cream Pie Smoothie is a healthy alternative to traditional banana cream pie! We love a good smoothie! This Banana Cream Pie Smoothie is the first one we have made at home. The older I get the more I try to eat better, and smoothies make a good alternative to traditional cake, pie or ice cream. My favorite kind of…

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Banana Breakfast Cake contains no oil and has a healthy 3 ingredient Greek yogurt frosting. Who doesn’t want a healthful version of cake for breakfast?!

Banana Breakfast Cake


Banana Breakfast Cake is a healthier (there is no oil) version of cake that is topped with a healthy 3-ingredient cinnamon-y Greek yogurt frosting. Three glorious words; cake for breakfast! When you think about some breakfast foods – like donuts, French toast, cinnamon rolls and some pancakes, this Banana Breakfast Cake just makes sense. Frosting it with a simple three…

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Twix Poke Cake combines boxed yellow cake mix, caramel topping, chocolate pudding, whipped topping and Twix candy bars to make an easy and yummy dessert!

Twix Poke Cake


Twix Poke Cake features yellow boxed cake mix, caramel topping, chocolate pudding, whipped topping, and it is topped with chopped up Twix bars. I have said it before, dessert is my weakness. This Twix Poke Cake is so yummy! I mean, just think about it –  moist yellow cake, a layer of gooey caramel topping, a layer of chocolate pudding,…

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Hummingbird Cake (without nuts) has banana and pineapple, and does not have nuts. Topped with traditional cream cheese frosting.

Hummingbird Cake (without nuts)


Hummingbird Cake (without nuts) features bananas, pineapple and a simple and delicious cream cheese frosting. Brought to you by my 16 year-old daughter. My daughter found this recipe for Hummingbird Cake on Pinterest. It comes from the website Yesterdish. We changed it up a bit because she doesn’t care for nuts in cake, and I wanted it to be a…

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BIG Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are nearly 4 inches around! They are thick, yummy and stay together very well when you pick them up. So easy to make.

BIG Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies


BIG Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are nearly 4 inches across and thick enough to actually stay together when  you pick them up! I can’t take credit for this recipe for BIG Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies, I adapted it from The Pinning Mama. I can, however, take credit for making them with chocolate chips instead of raisins (I also omitted the cinnamon). Raisins are…

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Blackberry Crescent Roll Turnovers are so yummy! All you need is store bought crescent rolls, pie filling, powdered sugar and milk to make this easy treat.

Blackberry Crescent Roll Turnovers


Blackberry Crescent Roll Turnovers are flaky goodness with a yummy fruit filling. I love recipes like these Blackberry Crescent Roll Turnovers because I can whip up something yummy just about any time. These are great for breakfast, brunch, dessert or a snack. The best part is that it takes less than 20 minutes! Some days I love being in the kitchen. But some…

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Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies are fluffy and cake-like. I was inspired to change the traditional chewy cookies into cake-y cookies that are so delicious!

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies


Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies are fluffy, cake-like, and so delicious! I love cookies, they are the perfect little treat! Chocolate chip cookies are ond of my favorite and I love that I can change up the texture and appearance by tweaking the recipe a little bit. These Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies are one of my favorite, because I love cake-like anything!…

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Cherry Yogurt No Bake Pie combines Greek yogurt, cream cheese, powdered sugar, and whipped topping in a chocolate crust. A healthier version of pie!

Cherry Yogurt No Bake Pie


Cherry Yogurt No Bake Pie: Greek yogurt, cream cheese, powdered sugar, and whipped topping inside a chocolate crust, topped with chocolate covered cherries. We love easy desserts! We also love it if they are at least a little better for us than traditional desserts. This Cherry Yogurt No Bake Pie is made with Greek yogurt, so it is actually not…

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Almond Joy Cookies feature a light and fluffy chocolate cookie baked to perfection, topped with sweet gooey coconut candy then drizzled with chocolate.

Almond Joy Cookies


Almond Joy Cookies: Light and airy chocolate cookie topped with ooey gooey coconut candy and then drizzled with chocolate. Oh, so yummy! These cookies! I love Almond Joy candy bars, they are one of my favorites. The only problem with them is they are so small, and they only come two in a package. If I eat more than one…

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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars feature cocoa, oats, and chocolate chips to make this rich, dense and delicious cookie bar.

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars


Chocolate Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars are a dense chocolate cookie bar featuring  cocoa, dark chocolate chips and oatmeal. These Chocolate Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars are rich and dense and satisfy my desire for dessert perfectly. I have said it before and it still holds true, dessert and sweet treats are my weakness, chocolate especially! We try to eat healthy most…

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Drop Sugar Cookies are soft and fluffy. They are so easy to make and can be made for different holidays and occasions by changing the colored sugar.

Drop Sugar Cookies


These Drop Sugar Cookies are super soft and fluffy! These Drop Sugar Cookies are my favorite cookie, ever! They are so easy to make and they taste wonderful. They are not too sweet, and I love how fluffy they are. This is another recipe that I have in a three ring binder that I keep in my kitchen. It came…

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Healthier Chocolate Cake from Dr. Oz only requires 3 ingredients; boxed cake mix, Greek yogurt, and bananas. It is quick, easy, and healthy!

Healthier Chocolate Cake from Dr. Oz


Healthier Chocolate Cake from Dr. Oz combines a boxed chocolate cake mix with bananas and Greek Yogurt to make a healthier version of cake. If you are like me, you indulged a little bit over the holidays and now you are trying to make better food choices. This Healthier Chocolate Cake from Dr. Oz will help you do just that.…

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Peach Pie Thumbprint Cookies feature a shortbread type cookie topped with peach pie filling and drizzled with a cinnamon glaze. Mini peach pie in a cookie!

Peach Pie Thumbprint Cookies


Peach Pie Thumbprint Cookies feature a shortbread type cookie with peach pie filling, drizzled with a yummy cinnamon glaze. A miniature peach pie, so delicious! I hit a homerun with these Peach Pie Thumbprint Cookies. They are pretty easy and quick, and the results are so delicious. They were a huge hit! I found this recipe on the internet at…

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Mint Chocolate Rice Krispies® Drops


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayTreatMaking #CollectiveBias Mint Chocolate Rice Krispies® Drops: A light and airy dessert or snack that pairs cool minty chocolate with just the right amount of crunch! I love the holidays because I make all kinds of treats, and every year I try to come…

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Blackberry Yogurt No Bake Pie features store bought chocolate cookie crust, Greek yogurt, cream cheese, powdered sugar, Cool Whip, and blackberries.

Blackberry Yogurt No Bake Pie


Blackberry Yogurt No Bake Pie only requires 6 ingredients, you don’t have to use the oven (at all), and it is a healthier version of pie! How cool is that?! We love no bake pie and this Blackberry Yogurt No Bake Pie is one of our favorites. There is even Greek yogurt in there, so it’s actually not too bad for…

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Black Forest Poke Cake features boxed cake mix, chocolate pudding, cherry pie filling, Cool Whip, and shaved chocolate. An easy and delicious dessert.

Black Forest Poke Cake


Black Forest Poke Cake: boxed cake mix, chocolate pudding, and cherry pie filling. Dessert is my weakness, and this Black Forest Poke Cake satisfies my need for dessert perfectly! Moist chocolate cake, creamy chocolate pudding, and sweet (yet tart) cherry pie filling make this dessert so good. And it looks great too, if I do say so myself! I love to…

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Spaghetti Squash & Apples


Roasted Spaghetti Squash & Apples makes a healthy dessert or side dish! This Spaghetti Squash & Apples recipe is so easy and only requires 6 ingredients. It makes a great side dish and an even better healthy dessert. Apple, brown sugar, and cinnamon give it just the right amount of sweetness. We really love dessert at our house. When we…

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Sugar Cookie Ice Cream


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DelightfulMoments #CollectiveBias This Sugar Cookie Ice Cream only requires 3 ingredients, and you don’t need an ice cream maker! The holidays are almost here (Yay!). To me, the holidays are here as soon as I start seeing Thanksgiving and Christmas merchandise in stores.…

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Raspberry Cheesecake only requires 8 ingredients and features a shortbread cookie crumb crust and a creamy center with sweet raspberry preserves.

Raspberry Cheesecake #SundaySuppper


Raspberry Cheesecake features a shortbread cookie crumb crust and is so creamy! This Raspberry Cheesecake is the second cheesecake I have ever made. The first was a Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake. It came out pretty good. For this recipe I modified Martha Stewart’s Recipe for Raspberry Swirl Cheesecake. So, Martha Stewart made homemade raspberry sauce using fresh raspberries and sugar. Using…

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cupcakes: Made from scratch, super easy and quick. Adapted from Martha Stewart and topped with Dark Chocolate Frosting.

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cupcakes


Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cupcakes: A great combination of flavor! These Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cupcakes are sooo yummy. They combine two great flavors, and are topped with a Dark Chocolate Frosting. I mean, it doesn’t get much better than that! We just love peanut butter at our house. Well, most of us. My 15 year-old daughter isn’t a fan,…

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Libby’s Pumpkin Roll features spiced pumpkin cake filled with a mixture of cream cheese, butter, powdered sugar, and vanilla. It is easy and so impressive!

Libby’s Pumpkin Roll


Libby’s Pumpkin Roll is easy, yet so impressive looking (and tasting)! Libby’s Pumpkin Roll has been on our table every Thanksgiving for many years now. My 24 year-old daughter also makes it, and takes it to get-togethers. Someone brought it to a family Thanksgiving gathering. I thought it looked so pretty, and tasted even better! I must say that I was…

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Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake has a shortbread crust with a layer of regular cheesecake and a layer of pumpkin cheesecake. So creamy and delicious!

Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake


Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake is perfect for fall entertaining, or if you want a yummy pumpkin cheesecake just because! Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake is the first cheesecake I have made, ever! I was a little intimidated by the thought of making such a “complicated” dessert. Knowing that it would take some trial and error to come up with my own recipe, I…

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