Category: Dessert

Easter PEEPS® Hidden Egg Cupcakes

It’s not Easter without my Peeps :) I have a last-minute Easter treat for small and big kids alike, PEEPS® Hidden Egg Cupcakes! I found heaps of PEEPS® for Easter at Target. This fun idea for a hidden egg or ‘surprise-inside’ your cupcake comes from Betty Crocker. Bake your cupcakes using your favorite recipe or according…

Light and Healthy Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu

Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu is a twist on tiramisu starring blueberries as a heart-smart ingredient! Nonfat Greek yogurt takes the place of the traditional ingredients of heavy cream, egg yolks, and mascarpone cheese, resulting in a healthier, light and summery dessert. From *Good Food for a Healthy Heart (Hearst, February 2015) by the editors of Good Housekeeping, Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu is in the Sweet & Fruity Dessert recipes and among…

A Proud Tom Turkey Table

A Proud Tom Turkey provided little table inspiration  with Thanksgiving a couple of weeks away! Along with new Fresco Turkey Plates on sale from Pottery Barn. This table came together by happenstance rather than by design. I found embossed leaf plates in four assorted colors at HomeGoods back in September. The teal embossed plate was in the category…

The Witch Is In: Halloween Cauldron Cupcakes!

 With Halloween on the horizon,  it seemed timely to pull out my cauldron and practice my  spell making with a batch of Chocolate Cauldron Cupcakes! Fitting too since October 18th is National Chocolate Cupcake Day. . . I’m happy to celebrate any kind of cupcake day! {insert *cackle* here} I like to use a doctored cake mix for quick & easy spelling for cupcakes.…

Skillet Bourbon, Peach and Blueberry Crumble!

Bourbon, Peach and Blueberry Crumble is a celebration of summer fruit in a skillet! Easy to make and delicious using juicy peaches at their peak of freshness, you can make individual desserts using mini skillets or one large skillet to serve a crowd.     We’re enjoying the fruit of the season and Bourbon, Peach and…

Baby Rattle Cupcakes

Baby Rattle Cupcakes are an easy and sweet ending for a baby shower! I found the idea on Pinterest when I needed a dessert to send   with my husband for a baby shower at work. Cake decorating/frosting is not in my skill set, but there are lots of cute ways you could decorate and customize these rattles!…

Key Lime Margarita Cupcakes

 End your Cinco de Mayo celebration on sweet note with Key Lime Margarita Cupcakes! Quick or rápido  :) and easy to whip up with a short cut. . . Pillsbury Moist Supreme Key Lime Cake Mix & Key Lime Creamy Supreme Frosting!  In addition to a box mix you’ll need 3 eggs, 1/3 cup oil and 1/2…

Bunny Tail Bonbons, aka White Chocolate-Cheesecake Truffles

Help yourself to some Bunny Tail Bonbons, aka White Chocolate-Cheesecake Truffles, an easy, make-ahead recipe for a sweet ending or Easter dessert!  This recipe hopped from the pages of April issue of Southern Living Magazine. You can serve these sweet confections in mini  cupcake wrappers for a festive & tidy bite! Bunny Tail Bonbons, aka White Chocolate-Cheesecake Truffles,…