Dessert
Ten Perfect Peach Recipes

Ten Perfect Peach Recipes

Recently I had a plethora of peaches in my possession and I needed to find some delicious peach recipes to make something tasty with them.  Thanks to the wonders of Facebook I came to hear about the “Peach Truck” that brings boxes of fresh peaches from Georgia and makes stops at various cities to sell...
Strawberries & Cream Butter Cake

Strawberries & Cream Butter Cake

This week we went to pick strawberries with my Grandma, a tradition we’ve had for several years now.  We use my kids as minions and end up coming home with quite a haul of berries!  Every year I try to find a new way to use the strawberries.  This year I’ve had a hankering for...
Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

I’m all about strawberries lately, after visiting the Red Barn Farm strawberry patch with my grandmother and the munchkins.  We’ve been busy bees making all sorts of sweet concoctions with our berries.  It just so happened that my produce share from Rains & Sun Hilltop Farm had three stalks of rhubarb this week, along with...
Kocanut Joe's Froyo Pops

Kocanut Joe’s Froyo Pops

Kocanut Joe’s Frozen Yogurt has a new product on the market, just in time for these hot summer days!  They now make frozen yogurt popsicles!  Since our family is a friend of KoJo’s and I’m always promoting them on social media we were given a few popsicles to take for a test drive.  We were...
Chocolate Chip Cheeseball

Chocolate Chip Cheeseball

Can a cheeseball be a dessert?  I say yes.  I love a good sweet cheeseball for snacking.  My sister in law Jessica makes a fabulous Chocolate Chip Cheeseball, it satisfies every sweet tooth.  She made it this past weekend for a baby shower we were hosting for our other sister in law, Jenny.  I noticed...
Pudding Shots

Pudding Shots

My friend Lisa shared a very special recipe with me, and she has given me permission to share this recipe with my readers.  The recipe is for Pudding Shots.  What’s a Pudding Shot you ask?  Well, it’s part dessert, part cocktail.  It’s a perfect treat to make and take to a party, or in Lisa’s...
Easy Sweets :: Pretzels with Chocolate & Almonds

Easy Sweets :: Pretzels with Chocolate & Almonds

Around this time of year I tend to make a LOT of sweets in my kitchen.  This year I was inspired by Amy Q. over at In A Galaxy Blog to make a new sweet treat to share with friends for the holidays,  Pretzels with Chocolate & Almonds.  I think this is one of the...
Kids in the Kitchen :: Monster Face Cookies

Kids in the Kitchen :: Monster Face Cookies

It’s the perfect time of  year to have some monstrously good fun in the kitchen with the munchkins!  These Monster Face Cookies are a simple tasty treat for the kids to put together, and you can turn it into a monster bash by reading some monster themed books and perhaps even working on a Monster...

Strawberry Recipes

This week we took a road trip to a local farm to pick strawberries.   There are just a few weeks left in strawberry pickin’ season, and we were able to pick oodles of fresh strawberries.  We took my Grandma with us, since she had mentioned wanting fresh berries for preserves when I saw her last...
Fruit Pizza Cookies

Fruit Pizza Cookies

We went to our very first cookout of the season tonight.  It was lovely.  The sun was shining, the kids were running, the beer was cold, and the food was delicious…perfection!  I offered to bring dessert, and decided to bring something that was fun for everyone to make and to eat… Fruit Pizza Cookies.  This...

Vacation Cooking

This post should have been titled “a whole bunch of tasty recipes”.  I can’t do a Menu Planning Monday post this week, because we were on vacation last week in Pawleys Island, South Carolina.  Instead of a menu plan I want to share a few delicious recipes (and some tantalizing pictures) with you.  We feasted...
Cupcakes from Heaven: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Cupcakes from Heaven: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

I’ve been on quite a cupcake kick lately…finding some interesting and tasty recipes on the world wide web…and I have been making my own icing too!  I think that the homemade icing really makes it extra tasty.  Last week I made Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough cupcakes from the Tidy Mom blog, and they were AMAZING! ...