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Category: dessert

Bavarian Apple Torte

This is a recipe I made when I first got married. I will call it a vintage recipe and it never is out of style. Every time I bake this […]

Little Apple Won-ton

I made several batches of pork won-ton and had ten wrappers left over. Never waste anything. I sliced two apples and mixed them with one tablespoon of brown sugar, 1/2 […]

Grape Jelly

My grapevine went crazy this year and I had the most delicious concord grapes . I gave a ton away, ate too many, and then decided to make jelly This […]

Peach Smoothie

  Some mornings I just need something quick. Smoothies are the best and I am out the door. One container of any flavor Greek yogurt One cup of peaches One […]

Beautiful Flower Pastry

This pastry is so pretty and simple. One package of frozen puff pastry 3 large  thin sliced apples, peaches or pears 3 tablespoons apricot preserves with one tablespoon amaretto liquor Cinnamon sugar […]

Brownies with Salted Caramel

This is the best dessert ever. One family size package of brownie mix. One cup chocolate chips 1 1/2 bags of caramel candy, about 14 ounces One can of sweetened […]

Peach, Plum and Cherry Pie

Go into your fruit draw and get all your soft and spotted fruit I had about six peaches, Six plums and a handful of cherries You can use anything you […]

Orange Chocolate Fig Cupcakes

Here I go again using the orange boxed cake mix. My son gave me these delicious chocolate filled and covered figs. OMG , they are delicious. They are from a […]

Strawberry Pizza

Once again, never throw out any leftovers. I grilled some pizza dough and had one leftover. It was about a 1/2 pound of dough. I did not season it so […]

Salted Milk Dud Oatmeal cookies

Butter Yum is another website I follow and their stuff is fabulous. This is their basic recipe with two or three things changed. Two sticks of softened unsalted butter. Do […]

Jameson’s Chocolate Wafer Cookies

Poor kid is allergic to milk. I try to keep finding desserts that he could eat. Remember the chocolate wafer cookie that your Mom made icebox cake from? Well they […]

Iced Coffee

My sister was kind enough to bring me a cup of coffee. I didn’t finish it and put it in the refrigerator. I never waste anything. It was a medium […]

Decadant Coconut Cupcake

PureWow is a website I follow often. This recipe was on their website and I just adjusted it to my liking. 3 egg whites 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla […]

Strawberry, Blueberry Muffins

I had a box of strawberries, about three cups and a cup of blueberries leftover. Nothing ever goes to waste. I washed and dried the fruit. Cut the strawberries up […]

Key Lime Cookies

Pillsbury did it again. The Key Lime Cookie mix is delicious. I followed the directions, almost. The only addition I made was to add one tablespoon of lime zest. These […]

Short Bread Cookies

This is a recipe from my Moms friend who was Scottish. It is the real thing. She used to make a big circle and then break it apart but I […]