Tag: dessert

12 Desserts to make with Fresh Mint

If you have ever grown fresh mint in your herb garden, then you know that there is always an abundance of mint.¬† I like adding mint to my summer spritzers and both fruit and lettuce salads.¬† ¬†I have also started enjoying baking with mint.¬† Once you start adding fresh mint […]

 

Orange Juice Cookies

Have any leftover orange juice sitting around? You must make these incredible orange juice cookies!¬† These cookies are crispy on the outside and pillowy soft on the inside.¬† Your kitchen will smell amazing when you add fresh orange zest to these cookies.¬† Adding orange juice to these cookies adds brightness!¬† […]

 

Banana Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

This Banana Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars recipe calls for no white sugar and no brown sugar.¬† These cookie bars are sweetened with bananas and semi-sweet chocolate chips.¬† They’re delicious with just being sweet enough.¬† After my banana chocolate chip cookie recipe took off around the internet, I decided to try […]

 

Lucky Charms Chocolate Covered Pretzels

Chocolate covered pretzels are a great treat to make with kids!¬† I sometimes bake with my kids, but chocolate covered pretzels are something they can make without too much help from adults.¬† I like to let them dip the chocolate covered pretzels on top of parchment paper for easy cleanup.¬† […]

 

Homemade Healthier Andes Mints

  This post may contain affiliate links. When I was nine or ten, my dad’s cousin drove in from Michigan for Christmas Eve and brought a box of Andes Mints. ¬†Those Andes Mints left a lasting impression. ¬†I have loved them ever since. ¬† I would never buy them nowadays. […]

 

Black Cherry Jello Salad

Black Cherry Jello Salad is super refreshing and is filled with delicious plump black cherries!¬† My mom made this black cherry jello salad for every holiday when I was growing up.¬† ¬†This jello salad will please adults and kids alike and is a super easy side dish to throw together […]

 

Triple Apple Oatmeal Muffins

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† Usually, you don’t see many baking recipes on this site.¬† I don’t bake much in my typical day to day life.¬† ¬†However, these times are extraordinary times.¬† I have been baking‚ÄĒa lot. And I have been having fun experimenting with many baking recipes.¬† These […]

 

Hot teas that taste better than dessert

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† Back in June, when we finally moved to our new town, I decided that I would take a few steps to eat healthier and to slim down a little bit.¬† ¬†I did an extra-long round of whole 30 ( Highly recommended), and one simple […]

 

Strawberry Shortcake Yogurt Parfaits

This post is sponsored by Greek Gods but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.¬† #GreekGodsYogurtatWM . #GreekGodsYogurt When I think back to the food that I enjoyed during the summer as a child, one thing stands out brightly in my memory is¬† ¬†Strawberry Shortcake.¬† ¬†There is just […]

 

Gooey Pressure Cooker Mug Brownie

My husband and I have tried making microwave mug cakes, cookies and other desserts a few different times, and have always been a little disapointed at how they turned out. A little on the dry side, and left us with most of it sticking to the actual mug. A few […]

 

Pressure Cooker Chocolate Chip Cookie for One

This post contains affiliate links.¬† This is only the third time I have ever made something sweet in my Instant Pot.¬† Last year, I made an Instant Pot peppermint vanilla latte, which turned out pretty good.¬† After spring break¬†I came home from Florida and decided it was time to make […]

 

Spicy chocolate pepita granola bars

  I am going to share with you a mom’s secret that I realized this summer.¬† A secret that I probably should have understood a while ago.¬† ¬†This summer, I started feeding my kids’ granola bars when we’re about to head out for outdoor adventures.¬† It solves so much.¬† You […]