Category Archives: Dessert

Raspberry Swirl Cheescake Cupcakes

For the novice baker, cheesecake tends to be somewhat intimidating. Using a funky springform pan and a water bath can be enough to turn even an experienced baker off from making cheesecakes. If you’ve never tried making cheesecake, these mini cheesecake … Continue reading

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DIY Brownie Mix

As you may know from reading the blog, I’m obviously a big fan of making things from scratch. Cookies, pizza dough, tortillas, even brown sugar – all can be made at home with a few ingredients and a little elbow grease. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Oreo Brownies

Go ahead and put your fat pants on ladies and gentlemen, because this dessert is nowhere near healthy! However, you know that any dessert containing chocolate chip cookie dough, Oreos and brownie batter is going to taste freakin’ amazing! These bars are rich … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Balls

With three weeks into the new year, I am happy to say I am still on track with my resolution to eat healthier and lose weight. I’ve been working out more regularly, tracking my calories on a daily basis, and … Continue reading

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Oreo Cheesecake Bites

Cheesecake is probably my most favorite dessert to make, and of course to eat. The only “problem” with cheesecake is that it is so rich and filling, even a small slice leaves me full. The best solution? Make cheesecake bites! By … Continue reading

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Peppermint Popcorn Crunch

Popcorn seems to be the “it” thing to make this year, as I’ve been seeing flavored popcorn recipes pop up all over the internet lately. I love the combination of sweet and salty, and popcorn offers something different from the usual chocolate … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookie Cups

If you are looking for something to give you a sugar buzz, look no further. This dessert is super rich, and so sinfully sweet that it may cause you to go into a sugar coma. It is also perhaps my new … Continue reading

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Miniuature Pies

Serving food in bite size portions seems to be all the rage these days – mini slider burgers, mini deep dish pizzas, bite size lasagna, and now – mini pies! Not only are these tiny pies super cute, they work out … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Normally, I am not one to shy away from complicated desserts. I love to challenge myself in the kitchen, and tackle recipes that can take a lot of time (and a lot of dirty dishes) to make. One of my … Continue reading

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Caramel Apple Cheesecake Dip

Obviously, I have quite the obsession with pumpkin around this time of year, but let’s not forget that apples are bountiful this time of year as well! Nothing goes better with apples than a little caramel to dip them in. … Continue reading

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