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 […]

Coconut Cream Cheesecake Bars

Coconut Cream Layered Dessert

One of the foods and flavors that always comes to my mind during spring is coconut.  I’ve always included coconut on my Easter menu and almost always make a coconut Easter dessert. Today I’m sharing a delicious and easy dessert recipe that is perfect for Easter, and the best part (aside from it tasting amazing) […]

Chocolate And Peppermint Striped Delight

No Bake Chocolate And Peppermint Dessert

I love holiday baking for so many reasons.  It brings family and friends together, it’s often packed full of traditions and special Christmas recipes, it’s a way to share our love of food and people, and it features some of my favorite flavors, such as chocolate and peppermint.  The smell of candy canes and peppermint […]

Easy Eggnog Pie

Eggnog Pie Recipe

My husband loves eggnog.  Or “nog” as he usually refers to it as.  I am pretty sure it’s why I can get him to do the grocery shopping easily in late fall, because he’s stalking the dairy department for eggnog.  Eggnog is take it or leave it for me, it’s more the texture than the […]

No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes

No Bake Mini Cheesecakes

I have such a fun and easy recipe for you today – No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes!  Delicious, simple and perfect for summer. These are so quick to make, and they light and airy and taste delicious.   KRAFT is celebrating cheese this month with ‘For The Love Of Cheese’ and these mini cheesecakes feature one of my […]

Enjoying “Key Lime” Cloud Squares

Key Lime Cloud Squares

Last week I shared an easy, no-bake recipe for “Key Lime” Cloud Squares with you.  Today I’m going to share a bit about how I served it up in summer style. One of the things I love about serving dessert, aside from it often being the highlight of the meal, is that I think you […]

“Key Lime” Cloud Squares

Key Lime Cloud Squares

When you say dessert, I almost always think, “chocolate!”.  But there is something I really love about lime.  It’s refreshing, it’s tart and sweet, it hits a lot of flavor notes and is so fabulous for summer.  Every time I eat a lime dessert, I am reminded how much I enjoy them and that I […]

Fun Finds – Frozen Treats & Popsicles

Fun Frozen Finds

I meant to share some fun finds on Friday, but in typical fashion, I’m running a few days behind.  We’ll call it running on “summer time”.     And speaking of summertime, I think it’s supposed to be about 109 toasty degrees here in Phoenix today, so I am all about trying to find some chilly […]

Frozen Chocolate Mousse Squares

Frozen Chocolate Mousse Squares

Living in Arizona, I am always looking for no bake recipes during the summer.   With Father’s Day and a slew of family birthdays for us in June and July, as well as the 4th of July, we always have many occasions that call for special desserts in our home. While cake is great, a nice […]

Éclair Cake

Easy Eclair Cake

While summertime entertaining often means big get togethers with family and friends, sometimes it’s much simpler than that.  Sometimes celebrating summer means time spent at home with the family.  While I love to get together with others, sometimes I really enjoy just hanging out at home with our family and doing little things to make […]