The 4th of July is a time for family gatherings and fun in the sun…. Since I live a few steps away from the beach, friends and family seem to appear on these holidays. I am always looking for quick and unique ways to surprise them when they surprise
Welcome to our Sweet Treats Recipe page. Have a sweet tooth? Then, get ready to enjoy this section, entirely dedicated to dessert. Check out a few of our most popular posts here, or scroll down for the most recent and sweetest recipes.
I so rarely make cupcakes but when I do we always like to go the extra step to decorate them and make them super fun and special. I was so inspired by the awesome spider cupcakes Lynne made for us that I just had to celebrate all things Halloween Cupcakes.…
What a better time to share a sweet dessert recipe than for Independence Day? This quintessential American holiday began 236 years ago. And while our food supply has changed a lot since then, ice cream was available in early America. How do we know? Our founding father Thomas Jefferson…
I can hardly believe the Fourth of July is next week! My family will celebrate by watching fireworks and eating good food—including our fair share of desserts, I’m sure. When it comes to special holidays I love getting my kids …in on the act by helping me in the kitchen.
Still planning the menu for your July 4th picnic? Don’t forget to include a traditional dessert that is not only patriotic, but something everyone will love! Here are four Patriotic pies you can serve for your celebration.
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5 Patriotic Pies to Serve on the 4th of
Summer can bring hot temperatures for many of us but does that mean we have to give up sweets and desserts? No way! These top no-bake cookie recipes will delight your taste buds without overheating your kitchen.
1. German Chocolate Cake Cookies by iVillage… – Chocolate and chocolate together? Yes.
Earth day is on April 22, and we each have the opportunity to pause and give thanks for the wonderful planet …on which we live. In honor of this day, I decided to make a special treat for my family. Instead of making the traditional dirt pudding cups we see
Looking for the most delicious and easy homemade sugar cookie and icing recipe? Look no further! My mother-in-law’s sugar cookies, with just a touch of lemon flavoring, have you covered for fun family Easter activities this year.
Homemade Sugar Cookie and Icing Recipe
Easter… dinner guests will swoon over this
Holiday meals with cute themed desserts, like Easter cupcakes, go hand in hand at our house. But nothing can take the joy out of the holiday faster than spending so much time in the kitchen (like I did when baking these adorable sugar cookies from scratch…) that you don’t
Looking for a sweet treat ending to an Easter feast? And I’m not talking about sneaking in a couple of jellybeans and a nibble of a chocolate bunny from your kid’s Easter basket. I’m thinking something slightly more healthy and a definite crowd-pleaser: Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting.