Category Archives: dessert

Jun 16

Reese’s Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies

Hope everyone had a great weekend and all the Dads got spoiled yesterday! We had a nice day, filled with fun and food. The weather was gorgeous which made it all even better. My original intent with these cookies was … Continue reading

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May 19

Blueberry Pound Cake with Lemon Glaze

What can I say about this cake, other than – I wish I had a piece RIGHT NOW! Yum. Delicious and SO easy to make. This is definitely one to consider making for your Memorial Day celebrations, so get your … Continue reading

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Apr 30

Chocolate Covered Oreo Cake

My niece turned 12 last week – for weeks I asked her what kind of cake she wanted and she couldn’t give me an answer. Well, she gave me one answer, but it was a cake that had about 5000 … Continue reading

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Apr 25

Nana’s Rice Pudding

This dish has graced our table dozens of times since I started writing this blog, yet EVERY time, I forget to get a decent picture (or any picture at all!). Well, that’s it – no more delays. I need to … Continue reading

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Apr 18

Peeps Candy Bars

Just in time for Easter! This delicious dessert will satisfy even the non-Peeps lover like myself, thanks to the gooey chocolate base. I know some people go crazy over those cute little chicks/bunnies, but not me. I could keep a … Continue reading

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Apr 7

Tropical Carrot Cake

This recipe is unfortunately another victim in the case of the missing pictures from my DSLR. But I just couldn’t skip it. It was THAT good. Plus, I know ’tis the season for carrot cake. My mom’s recipe is the … Continue reading

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Mar 27

Fudgy Brownies with Cookie Butter Frosting

I seriously want to cry. TONS of pictures from my DSLR are gone, and I have no idea how it happened. I cooked and baked my butt off this past few weeks and now I barely have anything to show … Continue reading

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Mar 21

Italian Knot Cookies

Even though Easter is a month away, it’s never too early to start planning your menu. These cookies are usually part of the Italian Easter tradition, and they are DELICIOUS! This picture is actually from last year (I’m not baking … Continue reading

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Mar 13

Salted Caramel Cake

My niece is now a teenager! How the $*#&@ did that happen? Wasn’t she just born? Oh, Maddie. Way to make Aunt Miss feel old. One of these days, I’ll make a pretty cake. Sigh. Remember, this is my chocolate-hating … Continue reading

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Mar 7

Easy S’mores Dip

TGIF! Any exciting weekend plans? Well, if you’re getting together with friends/family and need a dessert idea, here you are. A quick fix for a classic, especially when it’s too cold to cook outside. Bella and my mom were loving … Continue reading

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