Tag Archive: Desserts

4th of July Apple Pie!

Happy 4th of July folks! What better way to celebrate our nation’s independence than with an all-American classic: Apple Pie! And what better way to eat apple pie than in individual servings? After… Continue reading

Cinn-fully Good Cinnamon Buns

For about three months now, I’ve kept Chef Chloe Coscarelli’s cookbook open to the page dedicated to her Ooey Gooey Cinnamon Buns. Her image of these amazing pastries captivated me the first time… Continue reading

Strawberry-Vanilla-Chia Ice Cream

Our ice cream machine has done it again! This is a simple recipe that you can customize however you’d like, depending on mix-ins you have laying around your kitchen. Today, I thought the… Continue reading

Chocolate Almond Ice Cream with Salted Caramel and Marshmallows

My family agrees that our new ice cream machine is one of the best investments we’ve made yet. If times get desperate, we’ll probably sell our iPhones, dollhouses and matchbox cars before we… Continue reading

Easy Summerfruit Crisp

Summerfruit isn’t a word. At least I don’t think it is. But it should be. It sounds yummy and yummy is what this dessert is all about. See, I made this with blueberries,… Continue reading

Vegan Salted Caramel Sauce

Okay I know this is a condiment but it is so super tasty that I decided it deserved its own post. After all, caramel is extremely versatile. Drizzle it over a fruit pie,… Continue reading

Fruit Dippers with Raw Almond-Agave Butter

Here’s another fun, fast, simple and delicious after-school snack idea! You know I’m always looking for ways to make healthy eating fun for my kids (and yours!) and for some reason, sticking things… Continue reading

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bliss Bars

Just admit that you want to lick your computer screen right now. I won’t judge. A neighbor friend made a version of these for a Memorial Day barbecue at her house. They were… Continue reading

Daniel’s Everything Cookie

My husband came home from band practice saying he was craving something gooey, chocolately, with oats and peanut butter. And so I made these for him, adapted from Chef Chloe’s Beach Cookies. Heat… Continue reading

Almond Strawberry Pear Bread

Almond paste and I have been getting along very nicely these days. I’ve cleared a place in my pantry for it, so in some ways, we’ve moved in together. I’m thinking about using… Continue reading

Happy Birthday Cupcakes with Raspberry “Butter”cream Frosting

My girls just turned 4 and 6 (they have the same exact birthday, two years apart!) and they asked for chocolate cupcakes with pink frosting. Since apparently we were doing the girly-girl thing,… Continue reading

Mama’s Peach Cobbler

This is the peach cobbler my Mama used to make when we were little. I have such good memories of sitting at the counter while she prepared it, waiting for her to hand… Continue reading