Tag: dessert

Peanut Butter Brownies

These peanut butter based brownies are loaded with chocolate chips and come together quickly in one bowl. This is a great recipe to get kids active in the kitchen!

Carrot Cake

Carrot Cake

Officially declaring carrot cake as my favorite cake – layers of texture, glaze, and frosting.

Fudge and the Blue Bowl

Fudge and the Blue Bowl

Everything you want from homemade fudge: rich chocolate flavor, creamy texture and enough to share! Savor every moment making this sweet treat for that is the key to perfect results!

Pumpkin Parfait Cups

Pumpkin Parfait Cups

This pretty cup makes the perfect, hand-held pumpkin dessert. Layers of whipped cream, pumpkin and graham crackers provide an easy, no-bake alternative to pumpkin pie!

The Secret to Hummingbird Cake

I had never heard of Hummingbird Cake. I had the impression that is was a “southern” thing so I grabbed The Ultimate Southern Living Cookbook, checked the index under Cakes, and was rewarded with this recipe.

Imagine carrot cake. Keep the pineapple, cinnamon and cream cheese frosting but instead of carrots, raisins and walnuts, you have bananas, and pecans. Three layers of yum.

Rhubarb Pudding Cake

Rhubarb Pudding Cake

A luscious rhubarb cake drizzled with warm butter sauce is all you need for the perfect spring dessert. This is the ideal balance between tart and sweet!

Amazing Apple Pie

Amazing Apple Pie

The classic combination of warm apples and cinnamon are layered between two flaky crusts and topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for pie perfection! Get the recipe, tips and personal suggestions here.

Never Fail Pie Crust

Never Fail Pie Crust

Homemade pie crust is flaky, delicious and not nearly as hard as you think. Follow the recipe and tips in this post to reach pie perfection!

Lemon Pound Cake

Lemon Pound Cake

According to the Foodie Dates on the calendar to the right, it is National Pound Cake Day!

Confession: I have never made a pound cake. I’m pretty sure I’ve never eaten pound cake.

Apparently, “pound cake” refers to a cake made with a pound each of butter, flour, sugar and eggs … or at least equal parts. What could be wrong with that?!?!

I think maybe it refers to the pound you gain after each serving.

Nah … that can’t be it.

Hot Fudge Pudding Cake

Hot Fudge Pudding Cake

Hot chocolate meets lava cake in this simple but luxurious dessert. This is a recipe you must keep handy for special occasions like Valentine’s Day or last minute dinner guests.