Carrot Cake

There is a secret ingredient in this recipe you don’t want to miss out on!  A light and airy cake with just the right sweetness and moisture. Turns out perfect every time! Here’s a hint, carrot isn’t the secret ingredient. haha Print Recipe Carrot Cake Prep Time 15 Cook Time 25 Servings cupcakes Ingredients Carrot…

Mixed Berry Hand Pies

What’s better than a slice of pie?  Hand Pies!  Portable pouches of sweet mixed berries enveloped by a flaky pie crust. Print Recipe Mixed Berry Hand Pies Prep Time 25 Minutes Cook Time 15 Minutes Servings Pies Ingredients Pie Filling 1 Cup Whole Berries1/4 Cup Sugar1/2 Teaspoon Lemon Juice Crust 1 1/4 Cup Flour1/2 Cup…

Marshmallow Peep S’mores Dip

A fun and delicious way to enjoy marshmallow Peeps.  Rich chocolate ganache, topped with marshmallow peeps and toasted in the oven to gooey perfection. Scoop it from the pan with the graham cracker or create a sandwich, either way, it will taste amazing. There are mixed feelings about marshmallow Peeps.  Some find them absolutely revolting,…

Red Velvet Cake

Just the right density, flavor and sweetness, topped with sweet cream cheese frosting.  This red velvet cake boasts the power of beets.  No artificial color or flavor.

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookies

Packed with chocolate, a hint of pumpkin flavor, and all the warm and cozy feelings that come with a fresh baked chocolate chip cookie. I have a chocolate chip cookie recipe I always use, and made them the other day. There was leftover dough in the fridge that I had yet to use and got…

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Traditional flavor of pumpkin pie atop a creamy vanilla bean cheesecake with a homemade graham cracker crust. Dont forget the whipped cream! I have pumpkin coming out of my ears! Our pumpkin plant was out of control. I planted pumpkins this year, because I wanted my son to be activly involved in my gardening. The…

Mini Yogurt Tart

A granola crust with crushed walnuts.  Filled with honey sweetened whole greek yogurt, and topped with fresh berries. Mom came to visit this week! And breakfast was ready for when she arrived.  It worked out perfect.  Filled us up and fueled our day full of chasing kids and shopping until we dropped.  I had never…

Preserves Pull-Apart Loaf

I am sure you have heard, seen or even tried monkey bread.  Bits of left over dough, tossed in cinnamon sugar and thrown into a bowl to be baked to an gooey pull apart perfection. This recipe is a similar idea but uses fruit preserves and a loaf pan.  It makes for a minimally messy…

Fresh Fruit Galette

Easiest pie you will ever make! Seriously, if you have never made a pie before, or just simply suck at baking, galette me tell you, you need to try this recipe! Sorry for the pun, but I had to! ?  When I was little, my mother had me involved in 4-H cooking classes. I remember…