Category Archive: Dessert

Ginny Bakes Organic Gluen-Free Bake Mixes & Ready To Eat Cookies

Ginny bakes cookies

It seems like in the past year Gluten -Free products have been showing up everywhere from restaurant menus to our grocery store shelves. A while back I was sent some ginny bakes organic gluten – free products to try and review.  As far as I know no one in my family needs to eat gluten free so who …

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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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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 cake. …

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Oatmeal Pecan Lace Cookies

Oatmeal Lace Cookies

A special treat now and then makes everything better! Don’t let the short list of ingredients mislead you, these are easy to make but they taste like a fancy cookie. Buttery, nutty, a little chewy! Invite a friend over, put on a fresh pot of coffee, make a cup of hot tea or a fall …

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Pecan Tassies WWPP 3

Pecan Tassie

The other night around 8:00 pm the phone rang and it was my daughter Katy with a food emergency! The recipe for one of her favorite desserts wasn’t posted here on Nutmeg Notebook and her sister in law “desperately” needed it. Months ago Katy had made a batch of these little darlings called Pecan Tassies and shared them …

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