Easy Fruit Pizza

This Easy Fruit Pizza is the result of a fruit pizza I tasted at a Pampered Chef party many years ago.  What a genius idea!  Sugar cookie dough, cream cheese, fresh fruit…what could possibly be better!  It is an especially yummy treat in the summer when fresh fruit is easily available from your own garden … [Read more...]

Turtle Cookies

I knew I wanted to make these turtle cookies the moment I discovered these baking caramel bits HERE.  These changed my life when it comes to caramel.  I love baking and making caramel apples with traditional caramels, but I HATE unwrapping every individual piece.  It takes forever!  Now I can have my cake and eat … [Read more...]

Cake Mix Coffee Cake

I am a big fan of coffee cake. I am even a bigger fan of it when I can skip a couple steps to get it done quicker! This cake mix coffee cake is light and fluffy, yet moist and delicious. It is so easy to do and I almost always have all the ingredients … [Read more...]

Chocolate Cherry Cake

This Chocolate Cherry Cake made with Jell-O gelatin and Jell-O pudding tastes just like you are biting into a juicy cherry chocolate – maybe even better!  This is a variation on our Raspberry Lemon Cake that is also found on our website.  Both cakes make a cold, refreshing dessert.  The cake is so moist and … [Read more...]

Triple Chocolate Trifle

If you are looking for something easy and absolutely delicious to take to your next BBQ/block party/potluck, this, my friend, is it. You will be loved by all. The last time we made this triple chocolate trifle it was literally polished within minutes. I am not kidding– the bowl was practically licked clean. The time … [Read more...]

Raspberry Lemon Cake

This Raspberry Lemon Cake made with Jell-O gelatin and Jell-O pudding is a true family favorite!  Because it is kept refrigerated, the cake is cold and refreshing on a hot summer’s day.  As a little girl, I couldn’t get enough!  The cake is so moist and the pudding makes a light and creamy frosting.  I … [Read more...]

Spiced Molasses Cookies

These Spiced Molasses Cookies remind me of the 4th of July and other special occasions… mostly because of who they remind me of.  My wonderful mother-in-law, whom we lovingly refer to as “Grandma Blick” made these cookies often.  We spent as many 4th of July’s with her as we could.  She lived in the small … [Read more...]

Orange Pineapple Cake

This Orange Pineapple Cake is a perfect dessert for summer gatherings with family and friends.  Our dear family friend, Mary Alice, brought this cake to us and we loved it so much I had to get the recipe.  We have made it many times since and it always turns out great!  It is so light … [Read more...]

Frozen Banana Split Dessert

This Frozen Banana Split Dessert is the perfect recipe if you are feeding a crowd.  It is easy to make and inexpensive when you consider one recipe makes up to 24 servings.  My daughter turned 21 a few days ago, and we were having a big family dinner to celebrate.  I thought after 20 years of … [Read more...]

Decadent Desserts for Special Occasions

Congrats to the winners of the Savvy Chevy Chevron Tote Bags! For those that didn’t win, you can find the bags on their shop HERE! a Rafflecopter giveaway Check out our list of our favorite Decadent Desserts that are perfect for any special occasions, or simply to make someone feel special.  :)  With birthdays, showers, graduations, anniversaries, holidays, … [Read more...]