Mini Brownie Cookie Trifles

There's something about a trifle that just feels special.  They look and feel so fancy, yet making a trifle dessert is so easy.  My mother-in-law first got me hooked on trifles because every family gathering, she would show up with this really impressive Read More
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PEANUT BUTTER & JELLY SHAKE

I love me a good shake.  My favorite is cookie dough with Reese's Peanut Butter Cups mixed in.  Mmmm mmmm mmmm.  Well, the recipe I'm sharing today is a close second.  Seriously.  It's that good. Today I'm teaming up with Smashburger to bring Read More
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FRESH PEACH CRISP

It's peach season, ya'll.  For some reason I picture Paula Deen saying that, then handing me a stick of butter.  Poor Paula.  I'm still heartbroken over her whole racism debacle.  But I digress.... back to peach season, ya'll! Peaches are my favorite Read More
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BERRY PUDDING CAKE (& giveaway winner announced!)

A summer dessert isn't complete without some kind of berry.  This is the perfect time of year to whip up this amazing dessert.  It goes great with ice cream and will have everyone asking for seconds!  I hope you love one of my favorite recipes: Berry Read More
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STRAWBERRIES AND CREAM CAKE

This Strawberries and Cream Cake is one of those desserts that after you try it for the first time, you can get it out of your head.  I have dreams about this cake.  It's that good.  I first tried it at my best friend's family party several years Read More
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NEW YORK STYLE COFFEE CAKE

Let’s face it, coffee cake is not only for coffee drinkers. Yes, the moist cake goes well with a hot beverage, but it is equally as tasty as a dessert or after school snack. This recipe won me over because of the generous amount of crumb topping on Read More
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LEMON BARS ON BROWN BUTTER SHORTBREAD

Lemon bars are the perfect treat on a crisp autumn day to invoke the feeling of summer. But a really cold lemon bar in the heat of the summer is the perfect way to cool down. And I guarantee, this isn't the lemon bar you're used to making.  To make Read More
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SOFT LEMON DROP COOKIES

If you love lemon like I do, these cookies are a must!  As we head into summer, I whipped up a batch of my favorite lemon cookies. These cookies are dense and soft with a light, tangy, glaze-like frosting. The only problem with these cookies is that Read More
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CHOCOLATE POUND CAKE

I love pound cake and I love chocolate cake.  So, what could be better than chocolate pound cake?  I dare say nothing. This is a moist, buttery, and mildly sweet bread with a tight crumb and deep chocolate flavor. I love the english custom of a beverage Read More
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APPLE PEAR CITRUS CRUMBLE

Would you care to try a warm, yummy dessert that isn’t so overloaded with sugar that you crash and go into a sugar coma? This Apple, Pear, and Citrus Crumble, a cousin of cobbler, was the perfect ending to our St Patricks Day luncheon. I’m always Read More
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