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Flavors of cinnamon, allspice, and nutmeg make these raisin spice bars flavorful. The addition of applesauce makes these cake bars moist and delicious! The brown sugar cream cheese frosting creates a creamy and smooth topping for this already delicious dessert. Raisin Spice Bars The old-fashioned raisin spice bars are thin with a cake texture.  I …

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Delicious and moist blueberry banana muffins with a streusel topping and a sweet vanilla glaze. Blueberry Banana Muffins These muffins are made using my Blueberry Banana Bread copycat recipe for the Farmhouse Kitchen.  Farmhouse Kitchen is located in the Old Mill District in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. The bread is absolutely moist, flavorful, and delicious.  It's …

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Cupcakes with delicious gingerbread spices. Topping this gingerbread classic flavor is a spiced buttercream frosting. Gingerbread Cupcakes Gingerbread is a popular flavor in the Fall and Winter months and it's especially loved in adorably decorated gingerbread men.  Much like the well-known cookies, these cupcakes are made with the classic flavors found around Thanksgiving and Christmas …

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These Pumpkin Gingerbread Cupcakes are a delicious flavor combo.  Perfect for the winter months and delicious enough to serve at holiday get-togethers. Topping this delicious combo is a spiced cream cheese frosting. Pumpkin Gingerbread Cupcakes Two very popular flavors during the Fall and Winter seasons are pumpkin and gingerbread.  Why not add them together?!  The …

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Sink your teeth into these chewy chocolate chip chunk cookies using Karo® Corn Syrup. Every bite is full of chocolate flavor and chewy goodness. Chewiest Chocolate Chip Chunk Cookies There's a secret to making the chewiest cookies - it's Karo® Corn Syrup!  It takes baking cookies to a whole new level with super chewy and …

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These chewy mint chocolate brownies are made with crushed mint cookies.  They are frosted with a chocolate glaze and garnished with crushed cookies. Baking Chewy Mint Chocolate Brownies These brownies are baked in an 8" x 8" pan.  I always line my baking pans with parchment paper when baking brownies because it makes for super …

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Moist and delicious blueberry pound cake made with yogurt and drizzled with lemon glaze. Perfect for a fruity dessert and great for brunch. Moist and Delicious Blueberry Lemon Pound Cake This pound cake is creamed with vanilla yogurt which enhances the moist texture and the flavor of blueberries in this recipe. Traditionally, sour cream is …

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Classic snickerdoodle cookies made with simple ingredients and rolled in a cinnamon-sugar mixture. These cookies are crisp around the edges and soft and chewy on the inside. Classic Snickerdoodle Cookies These cookies are made using a classic recipe.  I make my snickerdoodles with additional cinnamon in cookie dough and not just the cookie coating.  That …

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These chocolate raspberry crumble squares have a crunchy oatmeal bottom and then layered with raspberry jam, semi-sweet chocolate chips. Topping off these delicious squares is an oatmeal streusel topping and drizzled chocolate. Chocolate Raspberry Crumble Squares These delicious squares are so incredibly easy to make!  The crust of these squares is made up of oats, …

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These moist and delicious chocolate chip muffins are made Bakery-Style with semi-sweet chocolate chips and are topped with crystallized sugar.  Bakery-Style Muffins These muffins have a tall muffin top and are topped with crystallized sugar just like your local bakery.  Achieving a taller muffin is fairly simple.  It's as simple as adjusting your oven temperatures …

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These Surprise Inside Strawberry Crunch Cupcakes are made with a vanilla cupcake base and filled with strawberry crunch crumbles and frosted with cream cheese buttercream then garnished with strawberry crunch crumbles. Strawberry Crunch Crumbles One of my favorite ice cream bars is the Strawberry Shortcake bars with the strawberry and vanilla crumbles.  I don't eat …

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These double chocolate chunk cookies are made with chocolate chunk and chocolate chips.  They taste great warmed up and served with a glass of milk! Perfect Cookie for Chocoholics These soft and delicious double chocolate chunk cookies are made for chocoholics!!  These cookies are made with cocoa powder, chocolate chunks, and milk chocolate chips.  They …

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These made from scratch raspberry cheesecake chocolate brownies have a cheesecake layer and are topped with fresh raspberries. Preparing the Raspberry Cheesecake Brownies When I make brownies, I use parchment paper to line the pan. I find that it's a no-fail way of making sure that the brownies don't stick to the bottom of the …

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These vanilla confetti cupcakes are made with a vanilla cupcake batter mixed with rainbow sprinkles and frosted with vanilla buttercream. Vanilla Confetti Cupcakes Batter These cupcakes are full of delicious vanilla flavor.  By not overbeating the cupcake batter, you get a moist and fluffy cupcake.  The trick is to beat the ingredients slowly and just …

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These Key Lime Cupcakes are made with a creamy key lime buttercream frosting and garnished with graham crackers and key lime zest. Key Lime Cupcakes These cupcakes have key lime zest and key lime juice.  If you don’t have key limes available you can just use limes.  The only huge difference between the two is …

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These Vanilla Root Beer Cupcakes are made with a creamy Vanilla Root Beer Buttercream Frosting. Making Memories One of my fondest memories as a child was making root beer floats with my friends at slumber parties and sleepovers.  We lived in a small town area and our local Walmart was where we did all of …

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Rich and moist chocolate cupcakes with a creamy vanilla buttercream frosting.  These cupcakes are made from scratch and are perfect as birthday cupcakes! Perfect Birthday Cupcakes This classic chocolate cupcake has an intense and rich chocolate flavor thanks to the instant coffee granules added in the mix.  This batch of cupcakes also makes about 18 …

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These made from scratch chewy fudge brownies are topped with a creamy chocolate brownie frosting. Chewy Fudge Brownies These brownies have a deliciously intense chocolate flavor with a creamy and rich frosting.  This recipe uses unsweetened 100% cacao chocolate which is very different from cocoa powder.  If you needed an excuse to eat these delicious …

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These Red Velvet Cupcakes are moist and creamy cupcakes made with "from scratch" cream cheese frosting and filled with sweet marshmallow cream. These cupcakes are a delicious dessert for Valentine's Day Christmas, and birthdays.  Cream Filled Red Velvet Cupcakes These red velvet cupcakes have a surprise inside!  Inside these moist and fluffy cupcakes is a …

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Fried Blackberry Pies are fried and glazed that are made with homemade flaky buttermilk crust and fresh blackberries with hints of cinnamon and nutmeg.  Included in this recipe is an option to make these delicious pies in the Air Fryer! Buttermilk Crust These fried blackberry pies are made with a flaky buttermilk crust. Preparing the …

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Soft and chewy chocolate chunk peanut butter cookies are made with chocolate chunks and peanut butter chips mixed into a peanut butter base. RELATED: Reese's Pieces Peanut Butter Cookies Creamy Peanut Butter Cookies This cookie batter creates a cookie that you sink your teeth into and feel the familiar texture of smooth and creamy peanut …

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These Caramel Drizzled Brown Sugar Vanilla cupcakes are made with moist and fluffy vanilla cupcakes piped with brown sugar buttercream frosting and drizzled with homemade caramel sauce. Vanilla Cupcake Base There are simple tricks to getting a moist and fluffy vanilla cupcake.  Adding egg whites instead of the whole egg creates a fluffier texture.  By …

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Moist and soft vanilla cupcakes with a very vanilla buttercream frosting. Vanilla Cupcakes These moist and fluffy cupcakes are packed full of delicious vanilla flavor.  The trick to getting moist and fluffy cupcakes is to not overbeat the cupcake mix when adding in ingredients.  Overbeating creates a dense cupcake that isn't airy or fluffy.  Using …

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This marbled Instant Pot Blueberry Cheesecake is topped with a delicious blueberry compote. Blind Baking I always blind bake my crust for cheesecakes because I prefer a bit more crunch when eating it.  You can completely skip this step if you don't mind a softer crust for your cheesecake. If you do choose to blind …

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A creamy and flavorful key lime cheesecake made in the Instant Pot and topped with Homemade Whipped Cream. It is garnished with crushed graham crackers and lime zest. Key Lime Cheesecake is the perfect spring and summer dessert. Ingredients in Instant Pot Cheesecake Cream cheese Eggs Heavy cream Granulated sugar Cornstarch Vanilla extract Salt Key …

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This Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting is homemade,  easy to make, and a favorite during the holidays.  Traditional Cake This recipe is a lot like the one my great grandmother used to make.  Carrot cake is a classic in my family and is often found at family reunions, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas dinners.  Not …

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting is a chocolate lover's dream.  These cupcakes are rich and moist and the frosting is smooth and creamy. These chocolate cupcakes are homemade with creamy homemade chocolate frosting and topped with crunchy chocolate shavings. Chocolate Cupcakes Batter I add coffee to my batter mix when baking anything with chocolate.  It …

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These brownie cupcakes are soft and chewy just like a brownie and are topped with a smooth and creamy homemade chocolate frosting. These cupcakes taste just like a brownie and have a crunch with a soft center just like one, too!  These brownie cupcakes are topped with a homemade chocolate frosting that really throws the …

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This Chocolate Cupcakes with Espresso Buttercream Frosting recipe is made with a super moist and fluffy cupcake base and a creamy and flavorful espresso buttercream. Moist and Fluffy Chocolate Cupcakes These cupcakes are very moist and fluffy.  I find that in a lot of chocolate cupcakes the flavor is more on the bitter side.  These …

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These Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies are soft, chewy, and have the wonderful flavor of cranberries. It's not only the perfect cookie for the Christmas and holiday season but for any time of year when you're craving a truly chewy and delicious oatmeal cookie. Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies This recipe creates a …

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Easy pies to make for the Holiday season.  The list contains old-fashioned, vegan, gluten-free, and dairy-free pies. Whether you're sitting down for a Thanksgiving or Christmas meal, dessert always follows.  After your family fills their bellies with a delicious meal they soon after ask what's for dessert.  Every year at our family gatherings I'm in …

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