Tag: Desserts

Pink Pineapple Fluff

Pink Pineapple Fluff

Growing up as a tomboy, I always felt personally offended by the color pink. Anything princess was so uninteresting to me, and don’t even get me started on Barbie. For birthdays I wanted Ninja Turtle action figures and baseball gear. To my parents’ credit, they […]

Chewy Molasses Cookies with a Kick

Chewy Molasses Cookies with a Kick

Last New Years Day I took a bite of a gingerbread cookie made by a friend’s mom. My reaction was “OMG what is happening with this gingerbread cookie?!” Her response – “That is a molasses cookie.” And I’ve been thinking about that cookie all year […]

Granny’s Favorite Pumpkin Pie

Granny’s Favorite Pumpkin Pie

Ah, pumpkin pie. It is finally time to share Granny’s recipe for this old fashioned classic staple of every Thanksgiving dessert buffet. Even when we cannot pass another bite of turkey or stuffing past our lips without the fear of exploding, we can all still defy […]

Indian Pudding || Lost and Found

Indian Pudding || Lost and Found

Get out your feather duster because this recipe has been lost and collecting dust for a few centuries. Now that it has been found, Indian Pudding is one recipe that I certainly hope you will be adding to your Thanksgiving menu. This traditional New England dessert […]

Wine Jell-O Shots || Lost and Found

Wine Jell-O Shots || Lost and Found

Jell-O seems to be the shoulder pads of food fashion. A congealed salad evokes the same nose crinkle as the over-sized shoulder-padded blazer in the back of your mom’s closet. It’s good to save some of these pieces just in case they make a come […]

Aunt Barbara’s Pineapple Lemon Meringue Pie

Aunt Barbara’s Pineapple Lemon Meringue Pie

If you’re looking for a way to hang on to these last couple weeks of summer, we have just the thing. And guess what? Its a pie! I am just as shocked as you are. But this is a perfect and easy lemon meringue pie […]

Peanut Butter S’mores Bars

Peanut Butter S’mores Bars

August always has everyone asking for s’more; S’more days off from school, s’more time staying up late before bedtime and probably s’more screen time to escape the heat. If you make this recipe, I can promise your whole family will be asking for s’more Peanut Butter […]

Lemon Curd Bars with Animal Cracker Crust

Lemon Curd Bars with Animal Cracker Crust

The fruit of the poor lemon may be impossible for some to eat in its truest form. But juice it, zest it, add some butter, sugar, and eggs and I’ll show you something  impossible NOT to eat. Granny’s lemon curd by itself is quite possibly […]

Blueberry Dumplings with Lemon Whipped Cream

Blueberry Dumplings with Lemon Whipped Cream

Remember the cool kid in grade school whose name was maybe Chase or Chad? And then you found out that he was named after his great uncle or some such person and his first name was actually Chester? These blueberry dumplings have a little something […]

Drunken Fruit Salad

Drunken Fruit Salad

Remember our Blueberry Cake? What we didn’t tell you before is that when  you top it with whipped cream and this Drunken Fruit Salad, it will be the best thing you have ever eaten. The blueberry cake is delicious, and the cream and the drunken […]


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