Category Archives: Desserts

Mini Churros

Recently when I made some homemade dough in the bread machine, I had some dough left over. I didn’t want to waste it so Teenager and I decided to try our hand at making some Mini Churros. They turned out … Continue reading

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THE Best Peanut Butter Cookies

The recipe for THE Best Peanut Butter Cookies is so amazing. Peanut Butter cookies are probably my most favorite cookies in a close tie with Chocolate Chip. If you like peanut butter cookies, you’ve got to try this recipe. Servings: … Continue reading

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Snickers Cake

This is a recipe for the yummiest Snickers cake ever. You will not be able to eat just one piece! Servings: 16 Prep Time: 30 minutes Cooking Time: 30 minutes Ingredients: 1 box Devil’s Food cake mix (you’ll need eggs, … Continue reading

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Lemon Cake with Cream Cheese Topping

This Lemon Cake is so moist and packed with lemon flavor. The Cream Cheese Topping adds just enough creamy sweetness. This all has my mouth watering! Servings: 8 Prep Time: 10 minutes Cooking Time: 45 minutes Ingredients: 1/2 cup of … Continue reading

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“Grape Salad… Yummy, Yummy”

Servings: 8 Prep Time: 5 minutes Refrigeration Time: 2 hours minimum Ingredients: Salad Ingredients 1 1/2 lbs green seedless grapes 1 1/2 lbs red seedless grapes 8 ounces sour cream 8 ounces cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 … Continue reading

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Snickerdoodles

Servings: 30 cookies Prep Time: 15 minutes Cooking Time: 15 minutes + 15 minutes for cooling Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 tsp. cream of tartar 1 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt 12 tbsp. unsalted butter, softened 1/4 … Continue reading

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Chocolate Toffee Cookie Recipe

The other night I got off work and needed to have a dessert to bring to Teenager’s Boy Scout Christmas Party. I had some Devil’s food cake mix and toffee bits, which sounded like a yummy combination. So I threw … Continue reading

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Apple Pecan Cake

Before Thanksgiving I was thinking about desserts for Turkey day. I thought about the fact I love Pecan Pie and Rob loves Apple Pie, so why not put them together? I hunted around and found this recipe. They called them … Continue reading

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Biscotti…Wanna-Be!

I did this recipe quite awhile ago and just never got around to posting it… My biscotti didn’t have the nice crunch that I thought it was supposed to have. Turns out I left off step 7, so that’s why … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball

In this pic it’s been sitting out for awhile and it’s softened. Servings: 1 cheese ball Prep Time: 10 minutes + 3 hours for chilling Cooking Time: 0 minutes Ingredients: 1 package (8 oz) softened cream cheese 1/2 cup butter, … Continue reading

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Chocolate-Pumpkin Swirl Brownies

Yes, a recipe! Don’t have a heart attack! I’m so excited this weekend I got to do some cooking! With my new job, I’m not able to enjoy being in the kitchen much. I do miss cooking. So this weekend … Continue reading

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Oh so Ooey-Gooey Turtle Bars

A few weeks ago Teenager was grounded, which means he was driving me up the wall. He was unable to think creatively about what he should do with his free time, so I started naming off a list of suggestions. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Pie

Here’s one of the goodies I made for our Easter feast. This is so easy, but so yummy! Servings: 6-8 pieces Prep Time: 10 minutes + 8 hours to chill Cooking Time: 0 minutes Ingredients: 1 15 oz. package chocolate … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Blondies with Chocolate Topping

Blondie? No not that Blondie. More like this… You know I’ve heard of the food Blondie, but never really knew what it was. I always kind of thought it was a cookie of some sort. But, for many years I’ve … Continue reading

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Chocolate Crunch Brownies

Servings: 36 brownies Prep Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 25 minutes Ingredients: 1 cup butter 2 cups sugar 4 eggs 6 tablespoons baking cocoa 1 cup flour 2 teaspoons vanilla ½ teaspoon salt 1 jar (7 oz.) marshmallow crème 1 … Continue reading

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Butterfinger Cake

Servings: 16 Prep Time: 30 minutes Cooking Time: 30 minutes Ingredients: 1 box German Chocolate Cake Mix (use directions on box) 5 Butterfinger candy bars 1 jar caramel ice cream topping Cool Whip chocolate syrup Directions: 1. Use cake box … Continue reading

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Caramel Pretzel Delights

I had to come up with something to send with Rob the other day and didn’t want to do my Pecan Pie Bars or Peanut Butter Cookie Candy Bars. I absolutely love Take 5 Candy Bars, and this recipe is … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Cookie Candy Bars

Servings: 36 bars Prep Time: 45 minutes Cooking Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Ingredients: Cookie Base 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) peanut butter cookie mix 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 tablespoon water 1 egg Caramel Layer 1 bag (14 … Continue reading

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Chocolate Caramel Candy (Homeade Snickers)

Servings: about 8 dozen First Layer: 1 cup (6 oz.) milk chocolate chips 1/4 cup butterscotch chips 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter Combine in a small saucepan; stir over low heat until melted and smooth. Spread into the bottom of … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Bars

Servings: About 36 bars Prep Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 35 minutes Ingredients: 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup (1 stick)cold butter or margarine 2 cups (12-oz. pkg.) HERSHEY’S Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips, divided 1 … Continue reading

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