Father’s Day Desserts the Kids Can Help Make

With Father's Day just days away, it's time to get to the store to gather the ingredients to make Dad a special dessert for his special day. While most men like sweets in most any form they come in, we thought it would be fun to gather some desserts that are made especially for Dad! From bacon to candy fire we've got you covered. /1/Maple Bacon Cupcakes - Did somebody say BACON? Every man loves bacon. Add a bit of maple to it and it becomes heaven in his mouth! /2/Campfire Cake - I can think of a few dads in-particular that would LOVE this cake! Any dad who loves to camp or is involved in scouting with his boys, to name a couple. /3/Chocolate Chip Cookie Bowl - Does Dad have an enormous sweet tooth? This cookie bowl {filled with chocolate chip cookies, of course} is … [Read more...]

10 Sweet Ideas for Easter Peeps

There's something about those brightly colored, sugar coated marshmallow puffs called Peeps that make us smile. For generations, Peeps have been popping up every year around Easter time to adorn our baskets. They've always been a staple Easter candy in my home. What about yours?? Today I've gathered 10 Sweet Ideas for Easter Peeps that go beyond the basket. /1/ Peeps Cupcakes - These brightly colored cupcakes will gain the attention of every child, young and old.   /2/ Chocolate Bird's Nest Cookies - Chewy chocolate coconut macaroons are shaped into cute little bird's nests to create a one-of-a-kind treat for Easter.   /3/ Bunny Truffles - Did somebody say truffles? Oh my! These two treats are just screaming our name!!   /4/ Peeps Sunflower … [Read more...]

Flourless Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

I'll be the first to admit that baking is an art and sometimes you have bad days and bad paintings. Today is a van Gogh. These cookies are a masterpiece that can only be described by Booringue. Let me explain. Instead of calling these cookies Flourless Double Chocolate Chip Cookies, I thought it'd be fun to boost the creativity to match the art of these cookies. Booringue (pronounced Boo - rang) is where brownie meets cookie meets meringue. The instant you bite into one of these cookies, you get a glimpse of the meringue-like texture of the outside, crunchy and light. Dig a little deeper into your bite and you've got a moist and gooey center reminiscent of a brownie hot out of the oven. Lastly, these delights are cookies, so that's that. You must make these cookies and fast! … [Read more...]

Rainbow Foods That Will Blow Your Mind

From breakfast to dinner and from snacks to dessert, these rainbow foods will blow your mind. Seriously. Who would have thought of some of these? These bakers and cooks are so talented and creative to have made such a wide variety of rainbow foods! There's even such a variety of rainbow foods that you can find ones that are super healthy all the way to utterly decadent. Take your pick! 1/Rainbow Cake with delicious rainbow layers- Blog Resipi 2/Rainbow Noodles - These look unusual but kids would love the rainbow colors - Tablespoon via Gimme Some Oven 3/Rainbow Salad in a Mason Jar - Eat Spin Run Repeat 4/Rainbow Pizza with Healthy Foods - Tablespoon via Bev Cooks 5/Rainbow Pudding for Pretty Side Dish - Blissfully Domestic 6/Rainbow Ruffle Cake - i am baker 7/Rainbow Sandwich for … [Read more...]

7 Easy Rainbow Snacks for Kids

Saint Patrick's Day is just around the corner. Add a splash of color to your children's snack plate with these fun recipes. Fruit in all of the colors of the rainbow? Wonderful. Fruit in all of the colors of the rainbow on a skewer? Brilliant. Your kids will love this snack after school or anytime. Rice Krispy treats are a tasty treat any day of the year. When you add the colors of the rainbow something magical happens. These Rainbow Gelatin Orange Wedges take a bit of time in preparation. But, the presentation is so much fun! These Chewy Rainbow M&M Cookies are always a hit in my home. Given a choice between a plain old chocolate chip cookie or one with bright and colorful M&M's my kids will always choose the M&M cookie. Always. Wait until you see the … [Read more...]

7 No-Bake Desserts You Are Sure To Love

The traditional baking season is behind us. Baking pies and cakes can leave your kitchen feeling hot. The weather will be getting warmer in the coming months. These seven desserts will keep you cool and satisfied until the last bite. What's not to love about this dessert from Key Ingredient? Peanut butter cups, Oreos, chocolate pudding...it's looks divine. It's Girl Scout Cookie season and I know you're looking for something to do with the fifteen boxes you ordered from the neighbor girl. Dine and Dish has the perfect recipe for you and your favorite cookie! Take me to a smoothie shop and every time I will order a peanut butter and banana smoothie. Thanks to Hot Polka Dot I can now make myself one at home. And you can, too. Mmmm...I bet this dessert from Chef in … [Read more...]