No Bake Cookie Dough Truffles

Chocolate chip cookies are probably one of my favorite treats, but I probably love the dough just as much!  If you love raw cookie dough you will FALL IN LOVE with these!   Fortunately I’m going to show you what is going to become your favorite no-bake cookie dough truffles recipe! This recipe is really […]

Pies that Remind Me of Home on Foodie.com

I’m required as per FTC regulations to inform you that this is a sponsored opportunity with Foodie.com. Some families celebrate with cakes or other desserts but my family is full of pie eaters.  We eat pies for birthdays, christmas, thanksgiving, in the summer, in the fall, or when ever we have a chance to get […]

Apple Cider Muffins

I absolutely adore fall. I love the colors, the smells, pulling sweaters out of the back of the closet, hot coffee, and baking almost anything that involves apples or pumpkin. I brought home fresh apple cider from our trip to the local apple orchard last weekend and I couldn’t wait to make these scrumptious little […]

Glazed Lemon Mini’s

There were a couple of quick, sweet, treats I remember from childhood – the marshmallows wrapped in refrigerated biscuit dough and these delectable lemony treats.  Although baked like a mini muffin they are dipped into a sugary glaze while still warm  which transforms them into something more like a cross between a muffin and a […]

Today is National Cheesecake Day! What’s Your Favorite?

Today is National Cheesecake Day! As far as food holidays goes, this is by far one of the tastiest.  With so many different varieties available, you simply cannot go wrong. Today, I plan on celebrating by eating as much cheesecake as possible. From the standard cheesecake with flavorful twists to totally different takes on the […]

Fluffernutter Treats

Fluffernutter sandwiches were one of my favorite treats growing up. Even to this day, I cannot get enough of the delicious peanut butter and marshmallow pairing–it’s that salty/sweet flavor combination, with richness from the peanut butter and sweetness from the marshmallow fluff, that always has me wanting more. Give me a spoon, a jar of […]

Creamy Lime Icebox Pie

There’s something so refreshing about citrus in the middle of summer.  This pie has a great balance of both sweet and tart and is the perfect dessert for a warm day.  Gelatin is a great stabilizer and allows the pie to be cut without losing it’s shape while the instant pudding mix adds a gentle […]

Zebra Ice Cream Cake

There is nothing better than creamy, cold ice cream on a warm summer day. There is also nothing worse than heating up the oven and making your house even more unbearably hot when the temperatures are abnormally high. In the summer months, I do everything I can to avoid turning on the oven. Most of […]

Homemade Cherry Hand Pies

Hand pies are the perfect alternative to a full pie because they are easy to store, easy to eat and perfect picnic food. The most well-known hand pies are those you can purchase in the store by a major manufacturer, individually wrapped, and tasting more like jelled fruit. These are a flaky crust that’s bursting […]