Almond Biscotti

Mondays usually call for coffee, and coffee calls for a sweet, dunkable side treat. I became a fan of biscotti as soon as I tried out this recipe. It won’t break your teeth like a lot of other biscotti I’ve tried in coffee shops. It has the slightest amount of softness in the center, without…

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Sugar Cookies

I’m pretty sure that almost every food blogger, especially if they bake on occasion, has a go-to plain sugar cookie recipe. It helps to have a white cake, white bread, and sugar cookie recipe to expand on. This is mine. I use this dough as a ‘starter kit’ for more elaborate cookie recipes. It’s fun…

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Fool Proof Rice Krispie Treats

Sometimes there’s nothing more comforting than a classic. Perfectly proportioned; this is the only rice krispie treat recipe I’ll ever use again! I like adding a small amount of marshmallows at the end so they don’t all have time to melt down. Sweet, fluffy, and a classic marshmallow favorite!

Homemade Salted Caramel Sauce

I’ve tried lots of recipes and methods, and found this to be the best, easiest, least fussy, and it’s ready in 15 minutes. You’ll never want store bought again! Before you even start, make sure you have everything in front of you that you will need, including the glass jar and oven mitts. You’re working…

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Coffee Blondies

These no-mixer coffee blondies were inspired by what was behind the counter at Starbucks. They’re made with real coffee, toasted pecans, and semisweet chocolate. Serve with coffee or espresso for a delightful afternoon treat!

Banana Pudding with Salted Caramel Sauce

Salted caramel is one of my favorite flavors, and it really shines through with this banana pudding recipe. Homemade caramel sauce with a sprinkle of sea salt over creamy banana pudding. Be sure to use ripe bananas!

Berry Crumble Ice Cream

Condensed milk is the secret ingredient here, as my easy way to make ‘ice cream’ without an ice cream maker. The basic vanilla may be combined with anything; rum soaked raisins, chocolate chips, whatever you’d like. I chose a variety of fresh berries and a light crumble.

Reeses Peanut Butter Cheesecake

This recipe is adapted from “Baked Bree” and is DELICIOUS! Perfect combination of cheesecake, peanut butter, and chocolate. Huge hit with anyone who tries it!

Mini Strawberry Shortcakes

A perfect treat for traveling or serving at a summer picnic. Strawberry Shortcakes in a jar are so fun and easy to make! This also includes my favorite whipped cream recipe.

Peaches and Cream

This easy to make peaches n’ cream recipe is always requested when family come over for a summer BBQ. I love using fresh peaches, especially in August at the peak of their season!

Brown Sugar Chocolate Chip Cookies

Brown sugar gives these cookies a nice, crunchy texture, while still soft and chewy. This is my go-to chocolate chip cookie recipe that never fails. Throw in a handful of chopped walnuts or peanuts more even more texture.