Category Archives: Desserts

Peach, Strawberry & Blueberry Mini Crumbles

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I love desserts but only every once in a while and tend to only make when having friends over. For this recipe, several hours prior to my guests’ arrival I mix the fruit filling, divide into the ramekins, cover and … Continue reading

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Donuts At Home

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Donuts At Home These are delicious and easy to make!  My kids love to dip and decorate them.     I fondly remember making these when I was a little girl with my older brother and sister — my mom … Continue reading

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Grilled Pound Cake with Berries and Whipped Cream

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I make this dessert a few times a year and the entire family loves it — it’s so easy and perfect when entertaining guests! Grilled Pound Cake with Berries and Whipped Cream Recipe Serves 4 Ingredients 12 fresh strawberries, sliced … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chunk Brownies

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Chocolate Chunk Brownies Recipe Ingredients 2 sticks unsalted butter, softened 2 cups sugar 4 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 4 ounces semi-sweet chocolate baking … Continue reading

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Chocolate Pots with Polenta Orange Cookies

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A wonderful silky and rich dessert.  Ideal for dinner parties and can be made the day before your party.  Chocolate Pots with Polenta Orange Cookies   Serves 8   Chocolate Pots   2 cups heavy cream ¾ pound semisweet chocolate … Continue reading

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Candy Corn Cupcakes

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  Candy Corn Cupcakes   1 box of plain white cake mix 1 cup sour cream 1/3 cup vegetable oil ½ cup whole milk 2 large eggs Yellow and orange food coloring White frosting Candy corns   Place cupcake liners … Continue reading

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Oreo Cookie Truffles

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Super easy and fun to make.  Enjoy with a cold glass of milk. Oreo Cookie Truffles   36 regular Oreo cookies 8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature 10 oz. milk chocolate chips   In a food processor add the cookies … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwiches

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Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwiches     ¾ butter flavored shortening 1 ¼ cups firmly packed light brown sugar 2 tablespoons whole milk 1 tablespoon vanilla 1 egg 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt ¾ teaspoon baking soda 1 … Continue reading

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Chocolate Dipped Pretzels, Apricots and Strawberries

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Chocolate Dipped Pretzels, Apricots and Strawberries                   Recipe Ingredients 16 pretzel rods 10 dried apricots 10 fresh strawberries 1 cup milk chocolate chips (or dark chocolate) 1 cup white chocolate chips Directions … Continue reading

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Caramel Apples

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Caramel Apples 6 small apples 6 sticks 1 bag (14 ounces) caramels 2 tablespoons water Parchment paper 1 teaspoon butter Optional: chopped nuts or sprinkles Wash apples, clean and insert each apple with a stick, set aside. Spread the butter … Continue reading

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