Desserts

Sweet Deviled Strawberries with a slight crunch from graham cracker crumbs and served with dark chocolate bites make one of my favorite Valentine’s Day desserts without being too sweet. Deviled eggs are a Southern specialty. You can’t go to a party without seeing at least one dish of them. Deviled Strawberries as a desert is a fun […]

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Every year during December my mom and I would dedicate a whole Saturday to making Christmas goodies. We would make cookies and candy, then assemble them into little gift packages for friends. Every year we would make Chocolate Chip Meringues, chocolate chip cookies, peanut butter drop cookies, and this Apricot Bark. The chocolate chip meringues […]

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Last winter Southern Living online shared the most adorable party idea…A “Naughty or Nice” party! How adorable is that? Serve plenty of decadent chocolate “lumps of coal” and white fluffy “For Goodness Sake” cupcakes. These delicious sugar and spice cupcakes are perfect for the good treats. Now all you are the lumps of coal! This […]

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Spiced Peach Cobbler This Spiced Peach Cobbler is one of my favorite dishes to serve it with Dinner in a Pumpkin. The peaches give the dessert a nice fall orange color while the cobbler portion adds a sweet spice crunch. The best part of this dish is that it is really easy to throw together. Dump […]

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Now that I have shared how to make the Thanksgiving Turkey, Sweet Potatoes, Lima Beans, and Cranberry Brussel Sprouts, what’s left? Dessert! There are a lot of delicious options for Thanksgiving dessert. Apple pie, pumpkin pie, apple cake (my favorite but its a secret family recipe), pecan pie, cheesecake, lemon chess pie….those are just a few of […]

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Halloween is one of my favorite holidays (after Christmas of course!). I love the changing weather, getting all dressed up in costumes, all of the pumpkin dishes, and of course the treats! Super easy to make, with only a few ingredients needed, Mummy Marshmallow Cupcakes are a quick & spooky addition to any Halloween party! […]

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Waterslides, bike rides, fireworks, weekend getaways, BBQs….the list is endless. Summer is one of my favorite seasons! To celebrate summer, I’m doing a special series this month! For July, I will be bringing you a different BBQ recipe each week. We will start with dessert first, because “Life is short, eat dessert first!” and why not??? Then […]

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