Tag: Dessert

Texas Sheet Cake

Texas Sheet Cake

What do you get when you cross a fudge brownie and a chocolate cake? This is not a riddle, but more of a life lesson that will change the way you think about cake. And being in charge of dessert for a cook out. And […]

Thin Mint Cookie Bites

Thin Mint Cookie Bites

Can we discuss for a moment just how incredible Girl Scout Cookies are? I’m not kidding when I say that one of the most serious fights my husband and I have ever gotten in was because he ate my Tag Alongs while I was pregnant. […]

Rice Dainty

Rice Dainty

What is Rice Dainty? I made this dessert (if that is, in fact, what it is), ate a bunch of it, and still can’t quite give you a good answer. It is whatever you want it to be. It is rice Pudding-esque, and therefore it […]

Hot Chocolate Pops

Hot Chocolate Pops

Can we agree that the worst part of drinking hot chocolate is waiting long enough for the piping hot mug of coziness to cool down? But not too long so that it is no longer “hot” chocolate. Lukewarm easy-chug hot chocolate is just not cozy, […]

Cranberry Margarita Floats

Cranberry Margarita Floats

This year, my Christmas gift to you is the following recipe. You might say that the cranberry sorbet recipe I posted several weeks ago is the gift that keeps on giving. We’ve put a couple scoops in a wine glass and poured Prosecco or champagne […]

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

There is nothing more comforting than a chocolate chip cookie. Maybe chicken noodle soup when you’re sick, I guess. But I’ve never met anyone who didn’t love a good CCC. I’ve had Granny’s recipe for these cookies on the docket for a long time now, […]

Frosted Lemon Cookies

Frosted Lemon Cookies

When life gives you a recipe for orange cookies, but you only have lemons, I suggest making Frosted Lemon Cookies. This time of year is so full of recipes, schedules, and grocery lists that even after you’ve checked them twice,  you’re more than likely going […]

Sugarplum Bread

Sugarplum Bread

Do you know anyone who actually likes fruitcake? I know exactly two people and they are Granny and my mom/intern. In fact our mom asks for a fruitcake every year for Christmas and because no one else is willing to even try this dessert pariah seasonal […]

Cranberry Sorbet

Cranberry Sorbet

For many people, myself included, the cranberry sauce element of Thanksgiving dinner is quite the afterthought. Judge away, but I happen to love the cranberry jelly right out of the can, still in the shape of the can. Although it doesn’t look like much, I’ve […]

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Bread

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Bread

I know Halloween originated as a day to remember the saints, martyrs, and the faithfully departed. But this year I am too spooked by things like figuring out pre-school Halloween party logistics and complaining about ridiculously expensive Halloween candy (why is it so expensive these days!?). Not […]


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