Vegan Lemon Blueberry Muffins

For all you vegans out there, these muffins are absolutely delicious.  For all of you afraid that all vegan food tastes bad, these muffins will change your mind.  They taste just like a non vegan muffin and are super simple to make as well. You can use fresh blueberries or frozen, just be aware that…


Peanut Butter Spider Cookies

These cookies are perfect for a spooky Halloween treat. They are are delicious as well as cute.  I had friends who just couldn’t stop eating these.  The spiders are super easy to make as well.  The Reese’s peanut butter cups melt when you put them on the warm cookies so you can just spread them…


Dessert Parfaits

If you’re looking for an over-the-top, rich dessert, this is the recipe for you.  These parfaits have six layers of goodness – for your soul, not your body.  First we start off with a layer of a circular cutout of gooey brownie. Then a thin layer of raw cookie dough (with no eggs of course)….


Gluten Free Double Chocolate Cookies

I made these cookies for my friend who has an intolerance to gluten and personally think they were better than the  ones with gluten that I made.  You can’t tell at all that they are gluten free and have a really great texture which can be hard to find in gluten free recipes.  This is…


Chocolate Truffles

These truffles are my go to recipe for a quick and easy treat for a lot of people.  Chocolate truffles are a great treat to bring to an event because they won’t break or fall apart like a cupcake would.  They also look very fancy and seem harder to make than they are. The batter…


Peach Cupcakes

I love these cupcakes that I made to celebrate the last day of school.  These cupcakes will remind you of summer whenever you have them.  The fruity peach flavor is pleasantly sweet but not overpowering. Although delicious any time of the year, these cupcakes are best made in summer, when peaches are in season.  To…


Peanut Butter Fudge Ice Cream

This ice cream is a fun, yummy summer treat.  It is really easy to make and tastes delicious.   Peanut butter and chocolate is one of my favorite combinations and it is really tasty in this ice cream. Ingredients 2 1/2 cups half-and-half 1/2 cup heavy cream 1 cup smooth peanut butter 1/4 cup granulated…


Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ve been looking for a good chocolate chip cookie recipe, and this one definitely was what I was searching for.  These cookies were delightfully chewy and yummy.  They also lasted for several days, although they did get a little crumbly. But, cookie crumbs make a great ice cream topping so it all works out in…


Coconut Macaroons

For a fun, easy dessert I decided to make macaroons.  Macaroons are chewy cookies made from coconut.  With a recipe from Food Network, I set out to make the perfect macaroons.  I made two different kinds: raspberry thumbprints and ice cream sandwiches.  The raspberry ones tasted yummy, but were a bit flimsy and fell apart….


Mug Cakes

I decided to make mug cakes for dessert one night because they are a simple and easy treat that only take 5 minutes to make.  Mug cakes are small, individual cakes that are baked in a mug in the microwave.  I got these recipes from my Food Network magazine.  I made four different flavors: triple…