Chocolate Covered Pretzel Sticks are an easy treat I love to make with my kids. With a few ingredients and a few minutes of time we can whip up Chocolate Covered Pretzel Sticks like these St. Patrick's Day Chocolate covered pretzels quickly and easily! If you are looking for green foods and St. Patrick's Day desserts these are perfect! St. Patrick's Day Chocolate Covered Pretzel Sticks When I am making our St. Patrick's Day dinner of either … [Read more...]
Best Dessert Recipes
Dessert Recipes are the best way to end a meal. After a delicious meal what better way to end it then with a sweet treat!
The great thing about homemade dessert recipes is that you can make them in advanced, so when dinner is done you do not have to worry about waiting to enjoy them.
How to pick which dessert to Serve?
The dessert that you pick to serve should start with the meal you are serving.
If you are serving a rich and hearty meal then you want to have a dessert that is rich as well.
If you are having a light, but filling meal then you will want to have a dessert that is light but flavorful.
Serving dessert for a large crowd
If you are serving dessert for a large crowd then you will want to make them ahead of time. I also suggest going for single serve items or easy to serve items like cookies, cakes, cupcakes and pie.
Marshmallow Pops are by far my favorite easy treat to make my kids. With a few ingredients and a few minutes of time I can whip up marshmallow treats like these St. Patrick's Day Marshmallow Pops quickly and easily! If you are looking for green foods and St. Patrick's Day desserts these are perfect! St. Patrick's Day Marshmallow Pops St. Patrick's Day Dessert If you are looking for green food for St. Patrick's Day this is an easy recipe the … [Read more...]
Soft and chewy andes mint cookies are the perfect combination of chocolate chip cookies and mint cookies. Soft and chewy cookies, loaded with chocolate chips and Andes mints! These cookies will be loved by all! Andes Mint Cookies Andes Mint Cookies Recipe I love the mint and chocolate flavor combination almost as much as I love the peanut butter and chocolate combination and Andes mints have always been a favorite of mine. The two flavors … [Read more...]
Andes Mint Cupcakes. Moist homemade chocolate cupcakes, with mint and chocolate buttercream topped off with an andes mint. These Chocolate Andes mint cupcakes are the perfect mint and chocolate lover! Andes Mint Cupcake Andes Mint Cupcakes Recipe For this Andes Mint Cupcake I am warning you, you may never want to eat an Andes Mint again and only have the cupcake version. These Andes Mint Cupcakes are AMAZING! I got the idea for … [Read more...]
Chocolate Caramel Turtle Cupcakes. These amazing homemade chocolate cupcakes topped with homemade caramel buttercream, homemade caramel sauce and finally topped with pecans makes for the most amazing caramel turtle cupcake ever! If you are looking for an amazing cupcake that is going to give your sweet tooth exactly what it is looking for, then you are going to want to make these amazing Chocolate Caramel Turtle Cupcakes. Chocolate Caramel … [Read more...]
Lemon Raspberry cupcakes are a sweet and tart cupcake that is the perfect light and moist cupcake! Tart lemon flavor with the sweetness of raspberry all rolled into one amazing cupcake! Plus if you put amazing raspberry frosting on them you end up with the most amazing Lemon Raspberry Cupcakes with Raspberry frosting! These lemon cupcakes are like summer bursting in your mouth! Bursting with fresh and tangy lemon flavor and that sweet taste of … [Read more...]
Looking for a super easy Valentine's Day cupcake that also looks festive? You are going to LOVE these Chocolate Valentine's Day Cupcakes with Chocolate Buttercream! Valentine's Day Cupcakes Chocolate Valentine's Day Cupcakes with Chocolate Buttercream I love going all out for holidays, however I have to admit that this year I am waaayy behind where I normally am in prepping and planning. I have our Valentine’s Day Breakfast planned out … [Read more...]
If you are looking for an amazing cake parfait then you have to try this amazing Mason Jar Boston cream pie dessert Parfait! Layers of sponge cake, vanilla custard and chocolate ganache into one amazing cake parfait that has all the flavors of Boston Cream pie but even easier to make! Boston Cream Pie Dessert Parfait I LOVE Boston Cream Pie. There is just something amazingly flavorful that happens when you combine homemade sponge cake, with … [Read more...]
Boston Cream Cupcakes! This Boston cream pie cupcakes recipe gives you cupcakes with the amazing Boston Cream Pie flavors you love but in a cupcake version! Vanilla cake with vanilla filling (Or pastry cream) then topped with homemade chocolate glaze. Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes I love Boston Cream Pie, and I love cupcakes. What better way to have shareable Boston cream pie then to make Boston Cream Pie cupcakes! However there is a LOT of … [Read more...]
This classic vanilla cupcake recipe is one that everyone should have in your recipe box. This bakery style vanilla cupcake is the perfectly moist, fluffy homemade vanilla cupcake recipe that is perfect for all of your vanilla cupcakes. This moist vanilla cupcake recipe pairs perfectly with just about every flavor frosting you could imagine! Vanilla Cupcake Recipe Classic Vanilla Cupcake Recipe There is just something so classic about a … [Read more...]
These Salted Caramel Cupcakes hit the spot whenever I want a sweet and salty treat that is AMAZING! I am a huge fan of salty sweet creations. Anytime you combine salty and sweet, like with these Salted Caramel Cupcakes I am sure to be a fan! It is one of the secret keys to my heart. Salted Caramel Cupcakes Ever since I watch an episode of Good Eats with Alton Brown where he took unexpected sweet treats and added salt to help bring … [Read more...]
Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes are made with a rich homemade chocolate cupcake and homemade chocolate raspberry buttercream frosting. These homemade cupcakes are perfect for a weeknight dessert or a party! Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Raspberry Buttercream Desserts are my favorite thing to make and to share. Of desserts my all time favorite thing is cupcakes. Individually handheld desserts that are perfect for a party or a week night … [Read more...]
If you love chocolate and cherry together then you are going to love these Chocolate Covered Cherry Cupcakes. Moist, fluffy chocolate cupcakes filled with cherries then topped with smooth and creamy rich chocolate buttercream frosting and topped off with a chocolate covered cherry. Chocolate Covered Cherry Cupcakes Easy Filled Chocolate Cupcakes We really like to get creative with our cupcakes, if you have not guessed that yet.There is just … [Read more...]
Lucky Leprechaun Poop is totally gross yet totally a kid favorite St. Patrick's Day treat! These sweet globs of Lucky Leprechaun Poop taste just like a peppermint patty, but they are oh so kid friendly and gross! Lucky Leprechaun Poop I am just going to say this now, poop is all the rage with the kids. From Reindeer poop and snowman poop to cupid poop and even unicorn poop. I am not really sure why kids love poop so much but they do! For … [Read more...]
Chocolate Cherry cupcakes are an easy homemade chocolate cupcake that after baked is filled with cherry pie filling. The perfect spongy chocolate cupcake paired with cherries is one of the best cupcake flavor combinations you will find. Chocolate Cherry cupcakes Easy Chocolate Cupcakes When I am wanting a quick and easy cupcake this is my go to recipe. I used my go to chocolate cupcakes recipe like I always do when making chocolate … [Read more...]
If you are looking for an easy to make no bake Valentine's Day treat look no further then this no bake Valentine's Day cookie, Cupid Poop! With only 4 ingredients, these easy Valentine's Day treats are done in about 10 minutes! Cupid Poop Recipe Whether you love Valentine’s or hate it this Cupid Poop has to put a smile on your face! What other color would come from cupid than red? When you get past the “Eww” factor these treats are not only … [Read more...]
Homemade marshmallows are totally going to blow you away! Once you make marshmallows at home you are never going to look back. Light, airy, sweet marshmallows that are perfect for eating by themselves, using in recipes like chocolate covered marshmallows and using for the best s'mores ever. Homemade Marshmallows Homemade Marshmallow Recipe There is just something special about a homemade marshmallow. Homemade Marshmallows are so different … [Read more...]
Homemade pie crust. Buttery, flaky crust is what makes the perfect pie and these step by step direction for how to make homemade pie crust will give you the BEST one ever! Seriously once you make this you will never grab a pie crust at the grocery store again! How to Make Pie Crust Homemade Pie Crust For years I grabbed the store bought crust from the refrigerator section of the grocery store. Then I learned how to make my own and it has now … [Read more...]
Hot Chocolate Cookies are seriously the best chocolate cookie ever! They do not taste like another type of cookie, but they taste JUST like a cup of hot chocolate! They are the perfect cookie to make when you are wanting a soft chocolate cookie and they are perfect for any parties or cookie exchange you might go to. Hot Chocolate Cookies I originally shared this recipe in 2015 and it was time to update it with better photos and to answer a few … [Read more...]
This Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies Recipe makes the perfect irresistible soft and chewy cookie. These molasses ginger cookies are my all time favorite cookie recipe! Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies Recipe Ginger Molasses Cookies Recipe Normally I am a chocolate chip cookie kind of girl but these chewy ginger molasses cookies just have the best flavor and texture that make them totally irresistible. These Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies are my … [Read more...]