10 Easy Pie Recipes

I love the saying "Me oh my, I love pie!"  Not only because it rhythms but its so true!  Who doesn't love an easy pie recipe?  There is just something about cutting into a pie to carve out your one perfect slice.  Or two.  I've rounded up some pie recipes that you may need to go back for seconds for.  They are not only easy to make but they are also delicious!  You may want to grab a knife and fork to dive into these 10 easy pie recipes. 1/ Kahlua Ice Cream Pie // This adults only pie is drizzled with chocolate and sweet Kahlua cream. 2/ Frozen Pink Lemonade Pie// A quick and easy pie that reminds me of sweet summertime! 3/ Dutch Apple Pie // A pie that is full of crisp, fresh apples and topped with a crunchy sweet crumble topping. [sc:adsense ] 4/ S'mores Fudge Pie // A fun … [Read more...]

10 Cherry Desserts Recipes

Did you know that February is National Cherry Month?  Its true!  Its the month that we get to celebrate the delicious red fruit in all its glory.  Cherries are full of great antioxidants and fiber!  We love to wash them and then eat them straight out of the bowl, pulling the pits out as we go.  We also love to bake with them!  Cherries make sure a great ingredient in desserts!  Whether you prefer sweet or tart, these 10 cherry desserts recipes are sure to help you celebrate this month! Cherry Cheesecake in a Jar This dessert is no bake!  Toss everything in a mason jar and serve it up.  How awesome is that?  Chocolate Cherry Tarts You don't have to tell anyone, but these tarts are good for you!  They are light and full of cherry goodness!  Cherry Thumbprint Cookies A sugar … [Read more...]

{Make-Ahead} Halloween Party!

It's tradition in my family to go all out on Halloween. My mom goes all out with the food and decorations. It's always a big party. :-D With Halloween around the corner, we all need some simple recipes to whip up on the spooky day! All of these recipes can be made ahead of time, preferably that morning. You'll have the rest of your day to get your scary monsters and pretty princesses dressed and ready! There's a creepy crawly brownie pie, and a pumpkin chili packed with protein and topped with ghost puke! Ewww! Wash it all down with a bloody punch that will get that blood sugar pumpkin' (Get it, pumpin'...pumpkin'???)!  Bahaha! I crack myself up. [sc:adsense ] I hope everyone has a delicious and safe Halloween! :-) Party!!! Pumpkin Chili adapted from Chocolate & … [Read more...]

Lightened-Up Chocolate Lasagna

Chocolate lasagna is a variation of Chocolate Delight, a classic chocolate layered dessert. This lightened-up version of chocolate lasagna will help you not go overboard on those diets, while still indulging in the classic chocolate flavors. The name chocolate lasagna just screams, 'eat me!'. How could anyone resist? And will you look at those layers? The entire dessert took me about 10 minutes to whip up and you'll have enough to feed an army...if it lasts that long! The oreo crust sets the stage for a sweet whipped topping and cream cheese layer, chocolate pudding, and a white cloud of cool whip topped with chocolate chips. Heaven in every bite. Do you want a bite? [sc:adsense ] Lightened-Up Chocolate Lasagna adapted from Center Cut Cook Ingredients 1 package oreos … [Read more...]

Chocolate Nest Desserts for Easter

Nothing says Easter like chocolate bird's nests. Yes, that may sound a little cruel, but it's certainly better than eating a poor little chocolate bunny, right? This collection of chocolate nest desserts come in all shapes and sizes. Which one do you like best? Take your pick! 1. Chocolate Thumbprint Nests by The Curvy Carrot These thumbprint chocolate cookies have the perfect shape that is fit for chocolate eggs. Their chocolate sprinkle covered coating makes them look so authentic! 2. Easter Nest Chocolate Doughnuts by Baking Me Something Good Baked doughnuts are probably the most delicious and healthified thing I've ever seen. Covering them with decorative frosting to make them 'nest-like' is just perfect! 3. No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Robins' Nests … [Read more...]

Chocolate Bird’s Nest Brownies

There's probably not an easier and cuter way to dress up your Easter dessert! They're also a great way to have your children help in making them by letting them cut out the circles and place the eggs on top. I bet they'll be excited to try the tasty treats that they helped make. Of course, you can always use your standard boxed brownie mix to make these chocolate bird's nest brownies, but in this case, homemade is always better and so much more impressive! The brownies are fudgy inside with that hard sugary crust on top. The ultimate chocolate flavor is with the chocolate candy eggs on top! Chocolate Bird's Nest Brownies from Brown Eyed Baker Ingredients 1¼ cups unbleached all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons Hershey's Special Dark cocoa powder 11 ounces … [Read more...]