Semi-Homemade Strawberry Shortcake Cookie Cups Recipe

strawberry shortcake cookie cups collage

These easy semi-homemade Strawberry Cookie Cups, are a great way to serve a wonderful dessert in a pinch.  Fresh strawberries and whipped cream bring simple sugar cookie dough up to the next level.  In this recipe, store bought cookie dough was used, but by all means, making your own dough would be even better… just […]

Light Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipes

light pumpkin cheesecake recipes

I realized recently, that I have 3 different versions of light pumpkin cheesecake recipes on the blog.  They are each quite different, but all are a health and calorie minded combination of creamy cheese and pumpkin.  Rather than make yet another light pumpkin cheesecake recipe for you, I decided to do a round-up of them, […]

Apple Galette with Oatmeal Crust Recipe

oatmeal apple galette

This Apple Galette with Oatmeal Crust is actually a recipe from last fall, that I never got around to posting.  I remember being swamped with assignments at the time, so this went by the wayside & once I had time to edit and post it was not really the season for it anymore.  As some […]

Cherry Cobbler Bars: Easy Dessert Recipe

cherry cobbler bars

These Cherry Cobbler Bars were inspired by a few  different images of Cherry Bars floating around the web lately (especially one from The Recipe Critic).    I usually prefer a made-from-scratch approach, but I’ve had a can of cherry pie filling sitting around in the pantry for some time now and I wanted something I could […]

Figgy Eggnog Holiday Tree Tower Pie

assembling christmas tree tower dessert

Move over figgy pudding, there is a new dessert in town.  This Napoleon style Christmas Tree tower dessert is made by stacking sugared crusts with glazed figs & pistachios and eggnog whipped cream.  This is just my sort of dessert, you see my fave part of pie is the crust, and it is a focal […]

Pumpkin Eggnog Cheesecake Recipe

Pumpkin Eggnog cheesecake recipe

Twas’ the night before Thanksgiving, and visions of cheesecakes and pies danced in my head… the only thing was, I couldn’t quite decide what  holiday dessert to make.  It was getting late, so rather than push my fickle mind into a decision, I decided to go with a “fly by the seat of me pants” […]