Desserts & Sweets
Decadent Mini Lemon Loaves With Lemon Curd Filling
These mini lemon loaves with lemon curd filling are among the best cakes I have ever made. If you love lemony desserts, you'll absolutely adore these!
Rainbow Rice Krispie Treats With a Secret Ingredient!
These rainbow Rice Krispie treats are a kid favorite in our house! Chewy, sweet, and full of festive sprinkles to bring a smile to anyone who sees them. These are perfect for a party or get-together. The secret ingredient takes these to the next level!
Pennsylvania Dutch Apple Dumplings: A Sweet Fall Treat
Apple dumplings are a fall treat in most southern Pennsylvania communities. Fall festivals highlight these tasty desserts with at least one booth serving up this combination of baked apples inside a flaky pie dough. Using a premade dough takes the labor out of making the pastry-wrapped apples.
Recipe for Delicious Chocolate Cake With Floral Tea Notes
This chocolate cake is soft and smooth, and the tea boosts its overall flavor. It's not as strong as a chocolate espresso cake, but it does have a distinct mature flavor. I recommend this cake for anniversaries.
Homemade Personal Apple Pies: The Perfect Anytime Treat
These personal apple pies are a perfect treat for any time!
Grandmother Knight's Blueberry Bread Pudding Recipe
I loved this recipe so much when I was two years old that Grandmother named it 'BobbiBlue' for me. Everything she cooked was wonderful, but this was one of my top favorites. I would go with her to pick the berries at a neighbor's farm.
1939 Christmas Cookies Booklet: Wisconsin Electric Power Co.
I made five cookie recipes out of this vintage 1939 booklet from the Wisconsin Electric Power Co. I share photos and results here.
Delightful Orange Spice Cake With Springtime Spices
The orange spice cake is a delightful blend of citrus and spring spices. It has a delightful buttercream with white chocolate and orange flavoring. People will definitely come back for seconds.
Apple Carrot Cake With Flax Seeds, Walnuts, and Almond Flour
Try this easy, healthy, and tasty cake for a nutritious snack or dessert.
Wacky Cake With Coconut Frosting: Depression-Era Chocolate Cake
This chocolate cake is made without milk and eggs, two ingredients that were scarce during the Great Depression. Vinegar gives the cake the lift it needs to make it light and airy. The broiled frosting gives a decadent flavor.
No-Bake Drop Cookies: Easy Chocolate Peanut Butter Treats
These chocolate peanut butter cookies take just minutes to whip up on the stovetop. No baking needed!
Cinnamon Chocolate Pavlova With Quince Whipped Cream Recipe
This pavlova recipe incorporates a wonderfully airy pavlova meringue base and an exotic quince whipped cream topping, garnished with beautiful fruit on top.
Healthier Buckeyes for Chocolate and Peanut Butter Lovers
This lightened-up healthier buckeye is still a delicious dessert starring a firm and crunchy peanut butter truffle dipped in luscious dark chocolate. Great for the holidays and buffets.
Exploring Sacher Torte: Facts, Fables, and Fabulous Recipes
Sacher torte is a classic Austrian chocolate cake. Learn its history (maybe) and how to make the best one ever.
My Grandmother's Apple Shortcake: Vintage 1930 Recipe
My grandmother was a very large lady who loved her desserts, and we loved visiting her to try them out. One of her favourites (and ours) was her apple shortcake.
National Chocolate Cake Day: Original Recipe & Celebration Ideas
January 27th is National Chocolate Cake Day. Celebrate with this delectable recipe with a step-by-step photo tutorial. Bonus: Fun facts about chocolate cake!
"Dream Snow" Book Discussion and Coconut Cupcake Recipe
"Dream Snow" teaches young children about counting to five and animal names using bright, fun colors. I've also included a recipe for coconut cupcakes that look just like snow.
Red Bean Paste and Apple Butter Crème Brûlée Recipe
A delightfully rich and smooth crème brûlée that features a heavenly combination of red bean paste and apple butter.
How to Make the Perfect Pecan Pie (and 10 Fun Spin-Off Recipes)
Pecan pie is a traditional Thanksgiving Day dessert in the United States. Learn its history, how to make the best one, and then have fun with 10 spin-off recipes.
Sampling Autumn Sweets From Kekao (Monthly Craft Chocolate Club)
Chocolate makes any day better. I tried four different gourmet chocolate bars from Kekao, a monthly craft chocolate club. It was fun to consider the different aspects of the bars. The flavors ranged from fruity, salty, sweet, and bitter.
How to Cream Butter and Sugar in Baking: Tips and Tricks
Become a baker who can expertly cream butter and sugar in just a few simple steps!
"Never Let a Unicorn Scribble" Book & Sprinkle Cupcake Recipe
A fun guide for parents, grandparents, teachers, or other adults to read "Never Let a Unicorn Scribble" with their children and discuss questions, bake a recipe, and enjoy an optional craft together. Also contains similar books to read next.