August 2016

The Best Lemon Buttercream Frosting

I FORGOT TO MENTION: FRESH LEMON JUICE IS AN ABSOLUTE MUST!! This is an absolutely fantastic recipe. It has actually become my base icing fo...

Reese’s Peanut Butter Bars

I made the recipe EXACTLY as instructed -- no substitutions, no reductions or increases in ingredients. You know, the way you're suppose...

No Bake Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

These are quick no bake peanut butter rice krispie cookies topped with a delicious chocolate kiss. No Bake Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies Serves...

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

A moist scrumptious bread with chocolate and spices that even the kids will love. It's a great way to use up all of those extra zucchini...

Lighter Mini Cheesecakes with Oreo Crust

HEAVEN!!!!!! This it the type of cheesecake that is thick and creamy, not that light fluffy .. These bite-sized cheesecakes are easy to make...

No-Bake Chocolate Eclair Cake

This is a very quick and simple no bake dessert cake. It uses graham crackers and a pudding mixture. It tastes just like an eclair, but ther...

Ice Cream Tacos

I made these over the past weekend for a surprise dinner for family and we loved them! I was a little skeptical about how easy they would be...

Nutella No Bake Cookies

"Easy no-bake cookies with cinnamon and Nutella® flavors for an elegant-tasting cookie!" The girls who will be eating these will L...

Pecan Pie Cookies

Wonderful mini pecan pies. Perfect for cookie parties where you want to make something slightly different. You can spice up the cookies by a...

Pan Fried Cinnamon Bananas

What a fun treat and would yummy! I love these in the morning with grits and eggs Simple and delicious. I actually let mine bubble for quite...

Cream Cheese Banana Bread

I have been using this recipe for a few years now, and it remains my family's favorite for banana bread! The combination of bananas and ...

EASY BANANA CREAM PIE

So, so good for a hot summer afternoon or picnic. I can't agree more with 'kate'- DEFINITELY DO NOT BAKE THIS PIE. I've bake...

Cheesecake Brownies

Jazz up an out-of-the-box brownie mix with an easy cheesecake topping." I made these for a birthday party. I followed the directions (u...

Homemade Galaxy Ice Cream

First of all, let me start off by telling you how delicious this ice cream was. Seriously tasted JUST like bluebell vanilla ice cream! No jo...

The Best Lemon Bars

Tart, rich and perfection, all rolled into one! Wow your friends with this simple recipe. Hint: No Substitutions!" Excellent, everythin...

Flower Shaped S’more Pie Pops

I hate to be the only person to not like these, however I was less than impressed. They literally taste like melted chocolate in a pie crust...

Original Glazed Donuts (Krispy Kreme Recipe Copycat)

This was a great doughnut recipe. I must say that I do not care for the glaze recipe. It was a little too "vanilla tasting for me. I ab...

Homemade Frosted Coffee

This is a 'cheaters' iced cappuccino! Very easy to make, and very good! Coffee is one of those things that varies drastically by the...

Brownie Marshmallow Crunch Bars

These are absolutely divine!! I am always asked to bring these for our school's bake sale and they are always the first to go! If there ...

Sugar Cookie Dough Frosting

This is the best basic cookie frosting. Just change out extracts for different flavors (starting at 1/2 tsp to taste)and add your food color...

White Christmas Truffle Cake

First, five stars for the original recipe. However, I was making this for a family party, and needed a bitter version for those who dislike ...

Healthy Raspberry Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

This was pretty high in fat, so I did everything I could to lighten it, and it was successful. I used Egg Beaters, Splenda Sugar Blend, and ...

Sugar Free Low Carb Coffee Ricotta Mousse

This recipe does NOT taste like it's WW… If you are a chocoholic like me and my family, you need to try this recipe!!!!! It is potent en...

Soft Glazed Pumpkin Sugar Cookies

These cookies are very good,...soft, fluffy, moist, subtle spices, and just enough pumpkin flavor. Texture was similar to a muffin top. I wa...

20 Minute Honey Garlic Shrimp

Very good. I made half the recipe and had it marinating most of the day. I also marinated pieces of green pepper, onion, grape tomatoes and ...

Caramel Apple Crisp Cheesecake

This recipe is a crowd pleaser. You will be asked for the recipe many times once you serve this! Also, it's easy to make the day befor...

The Best Homemade Cheesecake

This cake is easy to make, and it's so delicious. Everyone that's tried it has said it tasted just like the ones in a deli! You'...

Cajun Chicken Pasta

"Cajun cooking is a combination of French and Southern cuisine. It is robust, country style cookery - and so is this dish! Laissez le b...

Whipped Cream Cream Cheese Frosting

A decadent whipped cream and cream cheese frosting that has everyone asking if they can lick the bowl. It pipes very well I use 1 3/4 cups o...

S'Mores Cheesecake

Bring a little of the campfire indoors any time of the year with this stunning dessert. The creamy chocolate cheesecake, graham crust and to...

Cheesecake Bites

I made these for a catering for my mother and her church ladies group. They were made ahead and frozen and after thawing were fine. I wasn&#...

Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Bites

Satisfy your cheesecake craving with these bite-sized treats. Dipped in chocolate, these sweet, creamy delights are party favorites. But b...

No Churn Cookie Monster Ice Cream

Cookie Monster desserts have always been popular on Pinterest. You've probably seen those "Pinterest Fail" cupcakes with Cooki...

Copycat Dole Pineapple Whip

It's creamy, pineapple soft-serve that's swirled high in a plastic parfait cup or used in a tropical soda float, and it's divine...

Glazed Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Bread

Very tasty bread,. I used sour cream instead of yogurt as that is what I had on hand, and it came out very well. Next time around I’m going ...

Glazed Cinnamon Scones

These just turned out wonderful. I used some of the tricks I read and they were perfect. I added two tsp of cinnamon and I put the egg in th...

Deep Fried Cookie Dough

I made these tonight and thought they were fabulous! The batter was absolutely PERFECT, nice crunch on the outside and soft of the inside, w...

The Best German Chocolate Brownies

German chocolate brownies. Just like German chocolate cake but richer. One of these little babies is enough. Well, maybe two. It smells like...

Flourless Marshmallow Crunch Brownies

This is the second year I've made these to pass out to friends and neighbors during the holidays and I always get such great compliments...

Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

Just made these at the request of my mom and they leave a lot to be desired. Sorry, but the pictures are quite misleading as to how these “c...

Whole Lemon Pie

An awesome summer pie! Excellent with BBQ or potluck if you want a light, lemony dessert. I like to make my own graham cracker crust (buy th...

Garlic & Oregano Pizza Dough

I used this for a pizza party I had recently, and it was a huge hit! It works best with white pizzas (using olive oil and herbs or pesto as ...

The Only Chicken Breasts You Should Be Eating Are Stuffed With Dip

=======================   Bland chicken breasts? Not when they’re breaded, fried, and stuffed with the world’s best party dip. Spinach Dip C...

Spinach Quiche Cups

Just made these and they were delicious!! My husband and I love lemon juice on our eggs, so I added a lemony twist to the recipe: I cooked t...

Strawberry Cheesecake Salad

I made this for a church picnic and for a Friday night family night fruit salad. Along with our Ravioli Lasagna. It was a HUGE hit. it was s...

Shrimp and Avocado Taco Salad

Very nice recipe, similar to a shrimp/avocado salad I had in New Orleans with a few changes. Tossed the chopped lettuce leaves with a bit of...

Dill Pickle Dip

Wow, sooo much easier than making the wraps! Used dill pickle relish as suggested by others and also added some sour cream to make this a li...

Lemon Crumb Muffins with Lemon Glaze

I have made this recipe twice; on the second time around I made a few changes that made a delicious difference. I halved the recipe, and use...

Almond Meltaway Cookies

I made a batch of these for Christmas and they were lovely. With the almond in the cookies and the vanilla in the icing they are wonderful. ...

Low-Carb Cheesy Baked Cauliflower Tots

I love these! make them all the time. To continue the low carb theme, try almond meal (not powder) instead of the bread crumbs, also try a l...