Desserts & Sweet Treats

June 16, 2017

Ooey Gooey Bars

Chocolate-y, cheesecake-y dessert perfection, Ooey Gooey Bars are what you need to bake for dessert. A word of warning: Ooey Gooey Bars are addictive! #recipe #dessert
Chocolate-y, cheesecake-y dessert perfection, Ooey Gooey Bars are what you need to bake for dessert. These bars, lovingly referred to as "crack brownies" in my circle, make an amazing sweet treat! A brownie layer serves as the base and is topped with cheesecake, studded with dark chocolate chips. Bake to ooey gooey perfection, then slice and serve warm with a glass of milk. A word of warning: These Ooey Gooey Bars are decadent and addictive!

June 5, 2017

Patriotic Paleo Popsicles

Patriotic Paleo Popsicles are the vegan dessert to make this summer! Red, white and blue, these refined sugar-free pops are creamy and naturally sweetened with maple syrup. #recipe #paleo
Patriotic Paleo Popsicles are the vegan dessert to make this summer! Red, white and blue, these refined sugar-free popsicles are creamy and naturally sweetened with maple syrup. Coconut cream serves as the base, then strawberry and blackberry purees are added for seasonal flavor and color. Swirl together, then freeze in the popsicle molds. Perfect for Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day festivities, these pops are summery sweet all season long!

June 1, 2017

Sour Cream Funfetti Cupcakes

Let's whip up Sour Cream Funfetti Cupcakes today as a sweet treat! These cupcakes are the perfect dessert for a party and are so easy to make from scratch. #recipe #dessert
Let's whip up homemade Sour Cream Funfetti Cupcakes today! These cupcakes are the perfect dessert for a party or any get together! Instead of using a traditional boxed mix, these homemade beauties come together quickly with the help of some baking staples like butter, sugar, sour cream, eggs and flour. Throw in some sprinkles to add the FUN, then bake until golden! Topped with decadent Sour Cream Frosting, these cupcakes are a perfect treat!

May 5, 2017

Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Hand Pies

A twist on the classic Kentucky Derby fan-favorite pie, Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Hand Pies make a delightful hand-held dessert for Derby Day... or any other! Wrap these hand pies in a homemade pie crust, made with butter and bourbon, and fill with bittersweet chocolate, pecan pieces and bourbon. Bake, then serve at room temperature. Easy to carry and enjoy on-the-go, Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Hand Pies are the perfect sweet for summer entertaining!

April 26, 2017

Margarita Cupcakes with Salted Tequila Frosting

Margarita Cupcakes with Salted Tequila Frosting make the PERFECT dessert for Cinco de Mayo! This small batch dairy free dessert tastes like its namesake! #recipe #tequila #dessert #cupcakes #lime
Margarita Cupcakes with Salted Tequila Frosting make the PERFECT dessert for Cinco de Mayo, taco Tuesday, ladies night and more! This dairy free recipe, which makes SIX cupcakes, tastes like its boozy namesake. Lime zest and lime juice add tartness to the batter. Once baked, decorate with salty-sweet tequila frosting, then serve. Moist and flavorful, Margarita Cupcakes with Salted Tequila Icing are sure to be a winner at your next get-together!

March 28, 2017

Carrot Cake Dip with Cinnamon-Sugar Wontons

Whip up Carrot Cake Dip with Crispy Cinnamon-Sugar Wontons this spring! This dip makes the ultimate sweet treat that's perfect an Easter get-together! #recipe #spring #carrotcake #dessert
Make Carrot Cake Dip with Crispy Cinnamon-Sugar Wontons this spring! This dip tastes like whipped cream cheese frosting combined with carrot cake. Make the dip by mixing shredded carrots, cream cheese, powdered sugar, ground cinnamon and toasted pecans. Drizzle butter over the wonton shells, sprinkling with cinnamon-sugar, then bake until crisp. This Carrot Cake Dip for the ultimate springtime sweet treat that's perfect an Easter get-together!