Cake Pops are all the rage but, I’ve found, not so easy to make. Cookie pops, on the other hand, are simple and just as fun. My son has been asking to make some since the day the April issue of Family Circle… arrived in our mailbox; cookie pops, or
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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
My love for cheesecake goes back to my childhood. My mom used to make cheesecake often for our parties and get-togethers. She always used the same recipe—one from an old edition of The Joy of Cooking…, and a recipe that I now have a copy of, too. It’s
Two years ago my son picked the biggest key lime cheesecake on record to celebrate his birthday. He raved about the dessert…, although I questioned if it was the taste or the sheer size of creamy goodness that left its mark. The following year I made from scratch a
This strawberry cheesecake trifle has saved me from hostess failure too many times to count. It never fails that when we have guests over for a meal, something goes horribly awry and makes me look like a crazy hostess. Whether it is a burnt meal, a child running around …
A sweet, moist blueberry cake with poppy seeds and a vanilla bean glaze.
The first time I ever had coffee cake was in the 8th… grade. I made it in home economics. I loved it and it was really easy to make, which was perfect since I had zero
I love cupcakes! I have been craving them all week, and finally decided to give in and make me a few. I used my Pillsbury Funfetti cake mix and icing. Pillsbury… has so many fun colors of icing for spring. Whether you make your cupcakes from scratch or from a
If you don’t like to spent too much time in the kitchen or are looking for a fun treat… to make with your kids, I have one for you. I just got a doughnut maker for my birthday last week and decided to create a fun Easter treat with it:
Since it’s still National Nutrition Month, here’s a way to Get Your Plate in Shape—shake up dessert…. Instead of serving a time-intensive sweet, add something different to a non-dessert treat. For younger kids, this blueberry-banana smoothie is perfect as is. You can even make it more fun by
It is National Pi Day today. If you have are craving a sweet treat, love math, or just love a reason to celebrate, then you will love this post. National Pi Day celebrates the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter, 3.14 – but what better way to celebrate…