Category Archive: Dessert

Snickerdoodle Dessert Hummus

Snickerdoodle Dessert Hummus

So I had this crazy idea the other day to make some kind of dessert/sweet hummus. I Googled dessert hummus and found out that it wasn’t so crazy and in fact many other like minded people had already figured out how to do just what I was thinking of. Thank you Google. I wasted no …

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Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies

Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies

These are a family favorite holiday cookie. My mom use to make these for us when I was a kid. I made them for my children and we think they are the best combination of peanut butter and chocolate. You can make them with Hershey chocolate kisses but we prefer the Brach’s chocolate stars. Peanut …

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Caramel Pecan Pie

Caramel Pecan Pie

Be forewarned that there isn’t anything healthy about this pie recipe! My son in law has a major sweet tooth so for Thanksgiving I made this pie with him in mind. Since we also had a delicious healthy pumpkin pie to sample I cut our pie servings in half. Half a serving of this is just right – it’s …

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Deconstructed Caramel Apples

De-Constructed Caramel Apples

It’s apple season which means there are so many fun varieties to try. Fuji, Gala, Jonagold, Pink Lady, Honey Crisp, Ambrosia and so many more. They are perfectly sweet and delicious all on their own but if you want to guild the lily the deconstructed caramel apple is sure to please. I recently served this …

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Skinny Hummingbird Cupcakes

Skinny Hummingbird Cupcakes

My mom makes one of the most amazing moist scrumptious bundt cakes I have ever tasted. It’s called a Hummingbird cake and she got the recipe from a friend who lives in the deep south. It’s a family favorite for birthdays and holiday gatherings. I guess you could say it’s a southern version of carrot …

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