Category: Dessert

Shortcut Red Velvet-Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Have you started your holiday baking? I have an easy Christmas cookie recipe for a cookie exchange or to enjoy with family or friends, Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies! These cookies are easy to make, starting with a roll of refrigerated chocolate chip cookie dough as a shortcut and some Red Velvet Bakery Emulsion or…

Forest Feast Gatherings: A Sweet Ending and Easy Tray Centerpieces

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The Novel Bakers are back with more feasting and gathering from The Forest Feast Gatherings: Simple Vegetarian Menus for Hosting Friends & Family by Erin Gleeson. Lushly illustrated with hundreds of watercolor drawings and photographs, The Forest Feast Gatherings is an inspiring reference for anyone who wants to share good food with good friends, simply, easily, and beautifully. If you…

Keep Calm and Gobble On: Thanksgiving Recipe Round-Up!

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Can you believe Thanksgiving is two weeks away?. . . me, neither! I pulled together a round-up of recipes for your Thanksgiving feast from the archives and to help you Keep Calm and Gobble On! Click on the links for the complete recipes and Thanksgiving inspiration! *Note: There is a printable recipe link for the recipes that allows you to…

20+ Flavors of Fall Recipes: Apple, Pumpkin, Butternut, Caramel & Maple!

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With the calendar turned to October, are you ready for the flavors of fall. . .Apple, Pumpkin, Butternut Squash, Caramel, Maple Cranberry and Pomegranate? I’m back by request with the 2.0 version and recipe round-up from the archives with fall flavors to tempt your taste buds and satisfy your sweet tooth!  Everything from soups, salads, desserts and…

Eat, Drink, and Be Witchy: 3rd Annual Giveaway!

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With Halloween on the horizon, are you feeling Witchy? Witches’ Potion Table A Witch’s Web and Happy Haunting Are you polishing your shoes? Tootsie Rolls Witch Shoe Cupcake Toppers Are you dusting off your broom? . . . Brushing up on your spells. . . Conjuring cups and potions. . . Drink Up Witches Potion + Cocktail Ready…

Muffin Pan Ice Cream S’mores

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Happy National S’mores Day! Muffin Pan Ice Cream S’mores are an easy way to beat the summer heat and enjoy this campfire treat in the comfort of your kitchen! This muffin pan version has your essential s’mores ingredients:  graham crackers, melted chocolate and toasted marshmallows, but with vanilla ice cream for a summery treat. They’re super easy and fun…

Pound Cake Tea Sandwiches

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Pound Cake Tea Sandwiches are finger sandwiches of cake, filled with layers of chocolate buttercream and strawberry-cream cheese. Enjoy these as a no-bake teatime treat using store-bought ingredients, as easy to make and as they are to eat! This is my favorite kind of recipe, since it’s really more of a method or procedure, adjusting to your taste. You can…