Turtle Cheesecake With Homemade Caramel Sauce

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Sara Lee Desserts, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #SaraLeeDesserts http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV It happens every single time! Whenever I invite friends or family over for dinner, the first question is, “What’s for dessert?” No one ever fails to […]

How to Make Orange Blossoms (Mini Cupcakes)

This post, Orange Blossoms, has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PurelySimple #CollectiveBias When you think about the ultimate dessert, what’s the first flavor that pops into your mind?  For me, it’s always citrus.  Add a little lemon, lime or orange to my cake and I’m all over […]

Toasted Coconut Pecan Pie

Toasted Coconut Pecan Pie has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SweetenTheSeason #CollectiveBias Toasted Coconut Pecan Pie is the condensed version of this dessert’s name.  It’s actually Toasted Coconut Pecan Pie with Caramel & White Chocolate Drizzle.  Yes, it’s a mouthful and no, it wouldn’t fit in my […]

Red, White & Blue Cobbler

Thanks, Driscoll’s, for supplying me with fresh raspberries for my Red, White & Blue Cobbler. Memorial Day and July 4th are right around the corner and my thoughts turn to all things red, white and blue!  When I received a coupon from Driscoll’s, I knew I wanted to make a quick and easy patriotic dessert. […]

Macadamia Nut Brownies

Brownies just happen to be my husband and son #2’s favorite dessert of all time – all brownies, any brownies, and especially my macadamia nut brownies. My husband likes these brownies piping hot with a big scoop (or 2) of vanilla ice cream, so these are a perfect dessert or snack for winter.  When he’s […]

Apple Pie Parfait With Cinnamon Whipped Cream

I am participating in a Vibrant Influencer network campaign for Marie Callender’s. I am receiving a fee for posting; however, the opinions expressed in this post are my own. I am in no way affiliated with Marie Callender’s and do not earn a commission or percent of sales. What’s your favorite holiday dessert?  I’m all […]

Mini Upside Down Oreo Cheesecakes

My grands are constantly asking me about my blog and are especially interested in my hit or miss Wednesday posts!  Of course, I’ve also got them hooked on Chopped and we watch it together pretty often.  It’s actually very educational! If you missed last week’s hit or miss, you can find it here! My 8 […]

Blue Olive by Chef Xavier

The hubs and I visited the Blue Olive Restaurant and Wine Bar for lunch one day while shopping in Rodney Bay, St. Lucia.  I had read about it in a travel guide, so when we happened upon the restaurant while deciding where to do lunch, it was a no-brainer!  We didn’t need reservations since it […]

Hit or Miss – Root Beer Float Pie

I was recently browsing Pinterest for a lite dessert that I could serve on Easter Sunday along side of Dixie’s Pecan Pie Cobbler.  You can find the cobbler recipe here! I always try to offer at least one dessert that is lower in calories or fat just in case someone is actually watching what they […]

Pumpkin Caramel Cupcakes

I’m celebrating Throwback Thursday with these Pumpkin Caramel Cupcakes!  It’s never too early for pumpkin, right? These pumpkin caramel cupcakes have been staring at me since November 1st, when I turned the page of my  Betty Crocker calendar.  They had me at first glance.  And every time I looked at the calendar, I would gaze […]