Mini Strawberry Cheesecakes

Mini Strawberry Cheesecakes

It’s hard to believe, but it’s time to start thinking about summer desserts.  School is almost out, the temps are warming up and it’s time for Memorial Day.  I think we should celebrate with Mini Strawberry Cheesecakes. These are little bites (or two) of delicious, summery, cheesecake perfection, topped with homemade strawberry sauce and anchored […]

Cheesecake Bars And A Messy Life

Caramel Cheesecake Bars

Sometimes the best things in life are a little messy.  Like these Caramel Chocolate Chunk Cheesecake Bars With A Pretzel Crust.  Much like my life, they are a little crazy, they are packed full of “stuff”, and they can get a little (or maybe a lot) messy. Messy isn’t always a bad thing, and these […]

Cheesecake Minis

Salted Caramel Cheesecake

Chocolate, caramel and a touch of sea salt come together with cheesecake to create a delicious bite sized dessert in these cheesecake minis. May is one of those months that never seems like it will be busy, but I’m surprised how full our calendar is.  With Mother’s Day, Memorial Day and the last day of […]

Caramel Snickerdoodle Gelato Sandwiches

Caramel Snickerdoodle Ice Cream Sandwiches

Ice cream sandwiches are an all time favorite of mine.  You get two desserts in one, with a fabulous combo of both flavors and textures.  While I love the classic ice cream sandwich combo of chocolate cookies and vanilla ice cream, my absolute favorite ice cream sandwich combines snickerdoodles with a vanilla and caramel ice […]

Margarita Cheesecake Pie

Margarita Cheesecake Recipe

I love margaritas.  I love pie.  I love cheesecake.  So I figured that combining the three might be a good idea.  And let me tell you, it most certainly is. What takes this pie totally over the top is the crust.  It’s made of Ritz Crackers.  Buttery, salty, perfection.  It’s the perfect compliment to cream […]

Cinco De Mayo Fun With Evite

Cinco De Mayo Ideas

As an Arizona girl, I love Cinco De Mayo.  What’s not to love about celebrating with drinks, nachos, guacamole and fun, colorful decor?  It’s always nice to have something fun, festive and delicious to celebrate. My friends at Evite, along with Food Should Taste Good, have put together some great Cinco De Mayo recipes and […]

Lemon Blueberry Bread

Lemon Blueberry Bread

I’m still on a lemon recipe kick around here, and today I’m sharing an easy and delicious Lemon Blueberry Bread. If you’ve never paired lemons and blueberries, they make a fantastic combo.  The lemon lightens and brightens up the tartness of the blueberries, creating a delicious medley of fruit flavors.  This recipes is perfect for […]

Creamy Lemon Pepper Chicken

Creamy Lemon Pepper Chicken

While I’m all about the baked goods and sweet treats, the reality is, we need some actual meals most days (crazy, I know!). My friend Melissa from Ice Cream Inspiration is helping us out with that today by sharing a delicious recipe for Creamy Lemon Pepper Chicken.  I’ll turn it over to Melissa and let […]

Double Chocolate Cookie Layer Cake

Double Chocolate Cookie Cake

Some days you just can’t decide if you want cookies or cake.  Totally common problem.  Well Jess from Sweet Menu has solved this dilemma and is letting us have our cake, and our cookies, and eat them, too. My friends, she made a Double Chocolate Cookie Layer Cake.  Cookies + Cake = Swoon! Hi Love […]

Peanut Butter Skillet Cookies

Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie

No matter how many desserts I make, there is one that always trumps all others in my home.  The skillet cookie.  There is something so delicious and comforting about a delicious warm cookie topped with cool, creamy ice cream.  It’s the dessert that turns an ordinary day into something special, and one that I can […]