Easy Halloween Cookie Pops

Easy Halloween Cookie Pops

I love Halloween treats and sweets.  There are so many fun options, themes and bright colors to work with.  These easy Halloween Cookie Pops are one of my absolute favorite cookies from my book, Smart Cookie. Seriously, how cute are these cookies?  And they are SO easy to make.    I think the little Frankenstein […]

Easy Strawberry Ghosts

Easy Strawberry Ghosts for Halloween

It’s time to start thinking Halloween!  Ghosts and goblins and spooky treats, oh my!  Recent trips to the store have revealed lots of Halloween decor and candy on store shelves, and I’m noticing pumpkins and other fall decor popping up around my neighborhood.  It’s truly one of my favorite times of the year. While I […]

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 […]