Desserts

mocha cheesecake

I love the flavor of coffee. In fact, most mornings, it takes every ounce of patience I can muster to wait for the coffee to finish perking. Yes, I like […]

spritz cookies

I have wonderful memories of making these delicious classic Spritz cookies each Christmas when I was a kid. When I grew up and moved out, Mom’s Spritz cookie press went with […]

coconut almond biscotti

Coconut Almond Biscotti is another one of our favorite Christmas cookies! Family and friends just love these. Paired with a hot cup of coffee, it’s a delicious treat! Start of by mixing the […]

almond snowball cookies

Each year at Christmas, I go a little overboard with baking…. I try not to, but it just doesn’t feel like Christmas if my kitchen isn’t filled with fresh baking, […]

brownie bars finished

Every year at Christmas time, I like to give a little something to the teachers, bus drivers, coaches, and anyone else who has shared their time and talents with my […]

Cranberry Cake Slice

This Cranberry Cake is one of my best-loved recipes! I haven’t had anyone try it and not like it. Even my husband, who usually won’t touch anything cranberry loves this […]

sweet potato pecan pie slice

Usually I am very traditional when choosing the menu for Thanksgiving dinner, but since I had made a few pumpkin and apple desserts throughout the Fall season, I wanted to […]

apple crisp with ice cream

I made this Apple Crisp for Thanksgiving dessert because a couple of our guests try to keep to a low sugar, lower carb diet. Now I would not consider this diet […]

cheesecake piece

Cheesecake is one of my favorite desserts and a favorite of Mo’s too, which is why we made this delicious classic for her birthday again this year. Every year on […]