Category: Dessert

Skillet Brookie

Skillet Brookie

Skillet Brookie. Warm, gooey brownie topped with with soft, chocolate chunk cookie. Baked in a skillet to give it deliciously crisp edges. THE perfect dessert. Desserts are my thing. I’m the one at birthday parties trying to drop subtle hints about cutting the cake, like […]

Nutella Mousse Cake

Nutella Mousse Cake

Nutella Mousse Cake. Fudgy chocolate cake base topped with a Nutella cream cheese mousse, followed by Nutella chocolate mousse, and topped with chocolate ganache. Decadently amazing. Pure heaven on a plate.   A few months back I made a Peanut Butter Chocolate Mousse Cake as a thank […]

Muddy Buddy Cupcakes

Muddy Buddy Cupcakes

Muddy Buddy Cupcakes. Chocolate cupcakes filled with homemade muddy buddies, topped with peanut butter buttercream, and finished with powdered sugar and chocolate ganache. Growing up, my family enjoyed participating in sports, and we liked watching each other play sports, but we didn’t just go to […]

Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies. Delicious, soft chocolate chip cookies with a peanut butter filling. Surprisingly thin and amazingly tasty. A couple of weeks ago I was craving dessert. Let’s be honest, I’m pretty much always craving dessert. But, it was one of those […]

Chocolate Zucchini Donuts

Chocolate Zucchini Donuts

Chocolate Zucchini Donuts. Delicious, amazing chocolate donuts with a chocolate frosting. The best way ever to have vegetables for breakfast. Today is day three of zucchini week on the blog, and it’s a good day, because today is chocolate zucchini donut day! Looking at the […]

Rustic Peach Blueberry Tart

Rustic Peach Blueberry Tart

Rustic Peach Blueberry Tart. Almond pastry filled with fresh peaches and blueberries, and hints of nutmeg and cinnamon. This dessert is beautiful, easy to make, and divinely tasty. This past weekend I wanted to go peach picking with my kids. I thought we would all […]

Almond Berry Meringue Cake

Almond Berry Meringue Cake

Almond Berry Meringue Cake. Perfectly sweetened almond cake with an almond cream filling, topped with a brown sugar meringue, and finished with fresh berries. The ideal summer cake.  A few summers back, my husband and I were having some friends over for a cookout, and […]

Brown Butter Mud Hen Bars

Brown Butter Mud Hen Bars

Brown Butter Mud Hen Bars. A brown butter chocolate chip cookie crust topped with marshmallows, chocolate chips, and a brown sugar meringue.  The summer after my husband and I got married, his parents took us, along with my sister-in-law and her husband, to Alaska. We […]

Mini Fruit Pizza

Mini Fruit Pizza

Mini Fruit Pizza. Individually sized fruit pizzas. A sugar cookie crust with cream cheese and Cool Whip topping, fresh fruit, and finished with a perfectly sweetened glaze. Five or six years ago my husband and I were part of a small group at our church. […]

Brownie Pudding

Brownie Pudding

Brownie Pudding. If you’ve ever wished you could take the taste of hot brownie batter, and make it into something edible and amazing, this is the dessert for you. Life changing delicious. A few summers back I made Ina Garten’s Brownie Pudding, which is the […]

Homemade Apple Pie

Homemade Apple Pie

Homemade Apple Pie. A buttery, flaky crust filled with deliciously spiced apples. This pie is perfect for any time of year. In general, I’m not a big pie person. I just don’t care for pie crust. I like sweet things, and I find crust to […]

Caramelized Banana Pudding

Caramelized Banana Pudding

Caramelized Banana Pudding. Homemade vanilla pudding with Nilla wafers, caramelized bananas and topped with meringue. This recipe takes your banana pudding to a new level! In my Chocolate Covered Cherry Cake post I mentioned that I make my friend Mark a birthday dessert each year. This year he […]


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