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.

double ginger and apple cookies. #cookies #ginger #apple

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!

Tahini Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookie

These cookies are so comfy, warm, and sweet and are the healthier cousin of the fave shortbread cookie. Stuffed with chocolate chips and tahini, these shortbread cookies are packing flavor and texture. And they are so easy! A family favorite!
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Pumpkin Poke Cake with cream cheese and caramel

Pumpkin Caramel Cream Cheese Poke Cake

Topped with a cream cheese frosting and drizzled with homemade caramel sauce, this pumpkin poke cake is the absolute BEST, most decadent fall dessert. You'll fall in love with the creamy frosting, sweet caramel, and pumpkin cake.

a big oatmeal raisin cookie. Chewy and crispy

Oatmeal Raisin Cookie (absolute best ever!)

This is the BEST Oatmeal Raisin Cookie recipe! This is a great recipe for a perfectly soft and chewy oatmeal raisin cookie full of plump raisins, warm spices, molasses, and quick oats. We call them the vanishing cookies, in my house!

Old-fashioned peanut butter cookies

3 ingredient peanut butter cookies

This peanut butter cookie recipe uses only 3 ingredients. They are just like the classic, old-fashioned peanut butter cookie recipe you love but they are gluten-free and oh so easy to make!

the BEST homemade strawberry cake (with Jello)

the BEST Homemade Strawberry Cake

This homemade strawberry cake is as delicious as it looks!!! This is the best strawberry cake recipe you'll ever make or eat. Pinky swear.

coconut butter bars with chocolate chips

Ooey Gooey Magic Butter Bars

Ooey Gooey Magic Butter bars are everything that is good in the world. Sweet, buttery, chocolate, coconut, and shortbread all smooshed into one amazing bar!

rhubarb pie on a plate with ice cream on it. A pie is in the background.

Fresh Rhubarb Pie with a crumble top

An easy homemade fresh rhubarb pie with a delicious sweet crumble. This is a simple rhubarb pie recipe that you'll be making again and again!

Vanilla Cupcakes (with secret ingredient)

These vanilla cupcakes are easy to make and feature a secret ingredient that helps give them their extra moist vanilla flavor! You'll love this recipe for birthdays and special occasions! Grab our Reader Favorite Top Twelve Cake Recipes in a FREE Download! Have you heard of using

chocolate cherry cupcakes

Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes--pretty, easy, and delicious!

These cupcakes will make you look like a baking superstar with little fuss or muss. Delicious made from scratch chocolate cupcakes stuffed with yummy cherry insides, a classic flavor combo that is always a fan favorite! If you like chocolate covered cherries you are going to LOVE

Salted Chocolate Pistachio Cookies

to die for Salted Chocolate Pistachio Cookies

These pistachio cookies feature cocoa and sea salt for a delicious from scratch sweet chocolate cookie recipe. These Salted Chocolate Pistachio cookies will easily be your favorite! I just don't know how to properly talk about these chocolate pistachio cookies. They are my new favorite for so

"Cracked Egg" Sugar Cookies

Easy Easter sugar cookies that are simple and easy for kids to make! A cute idea for a fun dessert food that is delicious and sweet!

old-fashioned coconut cream pie

the BEST Old-fashioned Coconut Cream Pie

This is the BEST homemade Coconut Cream Pie you'll ever have. Old-fashioned coconut cream filling with an easy and amazing graham cracker crust. This is the recipe you'll be making again and again. Be prepared to be asked to bring this pie to everything! This is an

Bailey's chocolate cake is a great way to combine chocolate and baileys

Bailey's Chocolate Bundt Cake

I don't think anything goes better with Bailey's than chocolate. Maybe coffee. Maybe. But we put together what Bailey's goes best with... chocolate cake... to make this rich and moist cake! We're loving how chocolatey this stuff is. You'll never be able to eat ordinary cake again

5-ingredient Homemade Caramel Sauce

A homemade caramel sauce that you can make in minutes with 5 easy ingredients. Ooey, gooey, smooth, and creamy...the perfect homemade caramel sauce recipe! I like to add a bit of sea salt (I adore salted caramel sauce) and add it into my coffee, or on top

Earth cookies - an Earth Day dessert

easy Earth Day Cookies

Earth day is one of the best holidays, in my opinion. It's a day to celebrate the earth, appreciate its beauty, and help keep that beauty moving forward to future generations. We recommend that on Earth Day you do something to help the Earth, like pick up

homemade peanut butter cups stacked and one is cut open showing the yummy peanut butter center

easy Homemade Peanut Butter Cups (healthier)

I make my own more healthy version of Reese's Peanut Butter Cups. Homemade with dark chocolate (my favorite) and natural peanut butter, these are a refined sugar-free copycat recipe of the favorite treat! The best part...only 3 ingredients (refined sugar isn't one of them). Check out this easy to follow recipe to make these! #peanutbuttercup #homemadereeses

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