Category: Desserts

Homemade cakes, cookies, bars, and more...we have all the homemade and from scratch dessert recipes you could want! For a special occasion, birthday, or just because you want to bake a cake on the weekend...we have all the best classic and old-fashioned dessert recipes with a few new favorites, as well.

Our chocolate cake is a reader favorite and can't be missed! And the lemon blueberry cake is full of amazing flavor and quickly taking over the #1 favorite recipe spot around here.

Chocolate Eclair Bars (Feed a Crowd version)

An old-fashioned recipe made by generations with creamy pudding layered on top of soft graham crackers and topped with a homemade chocolate topping. This version is made on a cookie sheet to create a bar format that stretches the recipe to feed a crowd (like my family was ;)). Note: keep reading for some fun old photos of my family!

Do Nothing Pineapple Cake

A sweet cake full of pineapple flavor and topped with the most amazing frosting...this Do Nothing Cake is an old-fashioned, vintage cake recipe that you need to pull out and make again! Full of flavor and goodness.

Blueberry Cake with Almond Crumble

There she is...quietly waiting for you to grab a slice and enjoy. Unassuming, calm, simple, and old-fashioned. And, my friend, utterly special! You'll love this blueberry cake!

easy Pumpkin Pie Spice Recipe -secret ingredient!

Pumpkin pie spice is so easy to make and requires only a few ingredients that are probably already hanging out in your pantry. Don't buy it ever again! Pinky promise me you'll try making your own!

"Donut" Rice Krispie Treats

A fun, adorable twist on traditional Rice Krispie treats with the classic or my 3 ingredient dairy-free version and a fun, delicious, cherry icing. Kids love creating these "donuts" and covering them in sprinkles. Great for snacks, parties, and just because!

Royal Icing Recipe

When it comes to decorating roll-out sugar cookies, royal icing trumps all other forms of icing for looks, storage, and ease of use. This recipe doesn't use meringue powder, takes very little time to make, and will be your go-to icing recipe!

Fool-Proof No-Chill Sugar Cookies (great for a GF option!)

Easy, fool-proof sugar cookies that don't require any chilling time before you roll them out. Best part is that they are tasty tasty tasty! These are great for decorated Christmas Cookies! Use my easy Royal Icing for the BEST Roll-out Sugar Cookies! This recipe is also amazing

No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake Bars

Nothing but creamy chocolate cheesecake filling, no-bake cereal crust, and a gooey marshmallow topping. These bars are the BEST!! Must try.

Santa hat brownies

These cute Christmas Santa Hat brownies are so easy and fun to make! Kids love making and eating these!

No Bake Peanut Butter Pie

No-Bake Peanut Butter Pie

Under 5 ingredients...this no-bake peanut butter pie is crazy easy and full of creamy peanut butter flavor!

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Double Ginger Apple Cookie

These gingers feature two types of ginger and sweet apples for a perfect flavor combo! A one-bowl easy recipe!

Swedish Pear Upside-down Cake

This upside-down pear cake is from a Swedish recipe. Perfect almond cake and fresh pears combine into an amazing dessert!

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