All posts in: Desserts

For Kids: Easter Rolls

This recipe is a wonderfully simple illustration of the empty tomb, AND it’s a dessert…double duty!   Your kids will love it. He is risen, indeed! Happy Easter.

March 29, 2013 | Desserts, Featured

Yellow Texas Sheet Cake

Texas Sheet Cake is a party favorite in the South, because it’s incredibly easy (no mixer needed!) and feeds a crowd (it’s the size of Texas, get it?).  This recipe for Yellow Texas Sheet Cake… Read more »

March 15, 2013 | Desserts

Lucky Charms Snack Mix

This is a super fun snack for the kids (or adults!) on St. Patrick’s Day.  Make it extra cute by using only green and yellow M&Ms (Alex sorted them out of a big bag of… Read more »

March 12, 2013 | Desserts, Snacks & Drinks

Flourless Chocolate Cake-Gluten Free

You will NOT believe how easy this cake is to make.  Serve it with a high quality ice cream or fresh whipped cream, and you’ve got a restaurant quality dessert.  Delicious!  And by the way,… Read more »

January 26, 2013 | Desserts

Banana Chocolate Chunk Cookies

This cookie is a combination of your favorite banana bread and a chocolate chip cookie.  It’s chunky with not too much sweetness…it could almost pass for breakfast!     Did I ever tell you about… Read more »

January 2, 2013 | Desserts
sugar cookie bars

Candy Cane Sugar Cookie Bars

You’ve seen the sugar cookie bars all over Pinterest, haven’t you?  I’ve had those, and while they are delicious, I have a twist on the recipe for the holidays.  There is a secret ingredient in… Read more »

December 18, 2012 | Desserts

Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Bark

If you’re like I am, you’ve got plenty of opportunities through the holidays to make sweets for parties and potlucks, or to give as gifts.  I made a batch of this Salted Chocolate Caramel Pretzel… Read more »

December 12, 2012 | Desserts

Gingerbread House Tips

Doing a gingerbread house is a tradition in our family. Up until this year, we’ve always done one of those kits from Sam’s or Walmart.  Look at these cute little girls from 2006: they were… Read more »

December 6, 2012 | Desserts

No Bake Reese’s Bars

These are so easy a 1st grader could make them.  And she did!  I helped my 7 year old with the food processor, but she did most everything else.  So what I’m saying is that… Read more »

December 2, 2012 | Desserts

Pumpkin Pie Dip

*****GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED.  Congratulations to the winner, Laura Smith.*****     It’s another giveaway! I said earlier that I LOVE the Northwest Arkansas Boutique Show. I really do. My friends at the show gave me… Read more »

November 1, 2012 | Desserts, Snacks & Drinks