Category: Sweet treats

Dulce de Leche Chocolate Toffee Bars

You have got to try these Dulce de Leche Chocolate Toffee Bars!  These are a total hit with the electricians!  When Chris brings a batch of these to work, he never brings any back home.   So easy to make and they always come out perfect.  These have a streusel crust, and what’s better than…


Strawberry Raspberry Jello Cups

Summer is almost here and these Strawberry Raspberry Jello Cups are the perfect dessert to cool you down on those hot days!  These beautiful layered desserts are guaranteed to wow anyone at a summer barbecue.  These only take a few ingredients and a few hours to put together. Most of the time spent to make…


Pistachio Cake

This pistachio cake is a family favorite!  I can’t even tell you how many times I’ve had it!  My sister and I used to request this all the time when we were younger.  Who am I kidding, we still do!  Now I just make it myself.  This is seriously the easiest cake. You just need…


Banana Cupcakes with a Nutella Buttercream

My sister is the inspiration behind these wonderfully moist and super delicious Banana Cupcakes with a Nutella Buttercream.  We were talking to each other on the phone and she told me that I should come up with a dessert that had bananas and Nutella.  Challenge accepted! I figured that since she’s my personal home designer/decorator…


Cream Cheese Brownies

Cream Cheese Brownies!  Heck yes!  Thank you very much!  A fudgy brownie with a cream cheese swirl.  I’ll take a dozen!   I love making brownies.  They are so easy, and they’re pretty much fool proof. I mean you can’t really mess up a brownie.  If they come out cakey, still a brownie. If they…


Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries are a Valentines Day must!  Well they’re a must any time of the year for me!  They are so easy to make, they always look pretty, and they always satisfy my sweet tooth.  I have way too big of a sweeth tooth by the way. I’d rather eat a bowl of ice…


Blueberry Bread

I’ve got more berries for you!  This Blueberry Bread is so good and all you need is one bowl, well maybe two.  Guess what?!  No mixer!  Yes that’s right, a one maybe two bowl no mixer blueberry bread.  That’s some nap time baking right there! I love making fruit breads like this.  They really are…


Frozen Yogurt Fruit Pops

I love making these for my family!  These Frozen Yogurt Fruit Pops make a great snack and the perfect dessert for the kiddos.  In my house we call these yougrt popsicles and my little guy loves them.  There are no rules for these, they don’t even require a recipe.  My son, who is two and…


Mini Swirled Strawberry Cheesecakes

I told you those berries inspired me! Mini cheesecakes, yum! Add a strawberry swirl, double yum! These look so delicious and man oh man are they fantastic. These really hit the spot! Cheesecake is so simple to make and I don’t think I’ve met a person yet who doesn’t like cheesecake.  So what are you…


Meyer Lemon Panna Cotta with a Raspberry Sauce

The first time I ever had panna cotta was at a cooking class my sister and I took with my parents.  The class was a Christmas gift to my mom a few years ago. We had a great time!  We took the class just for fun!  My parents had actually done it once before when they were…