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.

Apple Dipped Oreo Pops

These dipped oreo pops are the cutest thing for fall! Shaped like apples, they would be absolutely darling for a fall party or kids event. And the best part is that they are easy to make! Look at the cute tootsie roll stem and gumdrop leaf. I

Sunflower Seed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Sunflower Seed Coconut Oil Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies utilize coconut oil as a substitute for butter or oil in baking traditional chocolate chip cookies. They are also stuffed with oats, sunflower seeds, and coconut for added nutrients. AND they are so. dang. good.

17 Slow Cooker Desserts you NEED to try!

Did you know that the slow-cooker can make delicious desserts? I've gathered over 16 delicious slow-cooker dessert recipes for you to try out this week.

Homemade Lemon Curd

My go-to lemon curd is a crowd favorite. Yummy in crepes, cakes, and basically everything. Let's be honest, I eat this stuff with a spoon. So good!

This is a homemade chocolate cake made with black cocoa and coffee. A deliciously grown-up cake.

ultimate Black Cocoa Cake

A black cocoa cake recipe made with black cocoa and coffee (instead of the traditional boiled water)...one of our favorite homemade cake recipes that is begging for a creamy whipped frosting, fruit, and herbs piled on top! The most popular on my site, by far, is my homemade

oreo cheesecake brownies

Oreo Cheesecake Brownies

This a unique cheesecake brownie recipe that takes the best of a cheesecake and homemade brownies and smashes Oreo cookies into them. They are the ULTIMATE and Best cheesecake brownie recipe that your family will ask for again and again! I KNOW!?! I'll wait a second while

Firecracker cupcakes are fun and easy to make. Kids love these cupcakes made with red hots and pop rocks. A great patriotic cupcake for the Fourth of July

Firecracker Cupcakes

This Firecracker Cupcake cake is made with redhots and dipped in poprocks! They are an explosion in your mouth and lots of fun for a Fourth of July dessert.

the Best Tres Leches Cake (Milk Cake)

It's a Three Milk Cake Recipe! Tres Leches cake, to be exact. I really don't care one bit what it's called, I call it delicious! This Tres Leches cake recipe creates the richest, most yummy cake you'll ever put in your face. Just the batter is enough to make you stop your life, sit down on the floor, and smile. It's heavenly! 

Fluffernutter Cookies

These cookies bring us back to childhood memories of Fluffernutter sandwiches. You know the ones! And these cookies are even better than the originals!

Lovely grapefruit shortbread cookies are buttery, delicate, and full of bright citrus flavor

Grapefruit Shortbread Cookies

Can a person truly love a sweet? If it's possible, then I'm in love with these homemade, super simple 3-ingredient shortbread cookies. This recipe is all sorts of wonderful: they're sweet, perfect, easy to make, and melt-in-your-mouth fabulous!!

These tried and true shortbread cookies are delicious without anything fancy. Just roll them out, cut them, and bake them. My favorite way to make this family favorite recipe is to keep it classic: roll them into a rectangle, cut into squares, and use a fork or a chopstick to create indentations. Here's how...!

slice of hot fudge marble cheesecake on a plate with a pan of cheesecake in the background

Hot Fudge Marble Cheesecake

An easy classic cheesecake recipe with hot fudge to create a gorgeous marble look! Easy to make dessert your whole family will love and YOU will love how simple it is!

Princess Birthday Cake (cake mix swirl cake)

If you have ever had to make a cake for a little girl on her birthday AND if you made the mistake of asking what she wanted, you probably got this answer... "a Princess Birthday Cake". And then you proceeded to try to figure out what the

marble cake

How to Marble a Cake

Step by step instructions showing How to Marble a Cake. A great way to jazz up boxed cake mixes!

this Chocolate Chip marble bundt cake is studded with chocolate chips and utterly delicious!

The BEST Marble Bundt Cake

Marble cake is just an excuse to not have to choose which flavor you want. And we are on board with that! This Chocolate Chip Marble Bundt Cake is what you need in your life!

the best chocolate chip cookies!

the BEST Chocolate Chip Cookies

These chocolate chip cookies are a commodity in our house. Katie is bribed by many to make them, begged and tricked. All for a cookie. They are that good.

easy fondant carrots you can make in only a few simple steps

Fondant Carrots (easy & fast!)

easy Fondant Carrots that are great for decorating a cake or cupcakes! Perfect for Easter desserts, spring cakes, and dirt cakes! Srsly, YOU can do this!

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