Desserts

Mocha Cream Puffs

Mocha Cream puffs

If you love the taste of coffee desserts, you will love these mocha cream puffs.   They have a crisp top and bottom puff just brimming with delicious mocha cream that has been lightened up a bit. These Mocha Cream Puffs are a Perfect Sweet Bite These delicious cream puffs make a nice light dessert…

Best Brownie Recipes

Brownie recipes

Who can resist them?  Cakey on the outside and fudgey in the middle, these brownie recipes really are the best! Most can be done in an hour or less and will be great additions to your dessert recipes collection. My Favorite Brownie Recipes Ever since I have been a little kid, I have loved a…

Best Chocolate Desserts – My Favorites

Round up of my favorite chocolate desserts

I admit it.  I am a chocoholic.  I love any kind of chocolate desserts.  (and if you team it with peanut butter, I’m a goner for good.) These chocolate desserts will tempt the most discerning sweet tooth. These lovely chocolate desserts are rich, decadent and delicious.  Whether you are looking for a quick and easy…

Pestiños – Traditional Spanish Cookies with a Wine and Cinnamon Flavor

Pestinos cookie

These Pestiños pastries are citrus, wine and cinnamon.  If you are looking for something special to take to a cookie swap, this recipe will delight the party guests with their delicate texture. The holidays are a time for getting out your more “special recipes” to share with family and friends.  Nothing shows love quite like…

Butterscotch Balls with Rum and Chocolate

Butterscotch balls with Rum and Chocolate

I love a sweet treat this is just a single bite.  Often times, that is all that is needed to satisfy my yen for something to satisfy my sweet tooth.  These delicious chocolate and rum butterscotch balls are bite sized and just full of flavor.  They are really easy to make too. Just combine all the ingredients, and…

That’s a Cake? Cakes that don’t look like Food

Round up of creative cakes - hard to believe these are all cakes!

I spent a short period of my life, when my daughter was young decorating cakes.  I had a set of Wilton cake decorating tips and a few magazines and made a fancy cake each year for her birthday.  But never once did someone say “That’s a cake?” in astonishment. Cakes that don’t look like food…

Cheesecake Recipe Roundup – The best of the best

Round up of 6 Delicious Cheesecake Recipes

What is not to like about cheesecake recipes?  The are rich and decadent, can be made with so many different ingredients and is sure to please the most critical sweet tooth.  Here is a cheesecake recipe roundup to tempt all taste buds. Cheesecake Recipe Roundup If you find one that appeals to you, just click on the…

Date Bars with Maple Syrup – Hearty Sweet Treat

Date bars with maple syrup

I love recipes that take me back to my childhood.  This is even more important to me now that my mother has passed away.  Anything that reminds me of her is a precious recipe.  These date bars are a recipe that she often made when I was a little girl. Benefits of using dates Dates…