Posts Categorized: easy desserts

Texas Sheet Cake

Texas Sheet Cake was one of my favorite desserts growing up. Watch this short video where I explain why… or skip right on down for the best little dessert ever! ~Rachel    Start by melting 1 cup butter in a small saucepan and stirring it with 1/4 cup cocoa powder and 1 cup water over medium-high… Read more »

Caramel Potato Chip Brownies

  This is one of those recipes that was totally inspired by something I saw on Pinterest. Someone created a potato chip brownie and I thought A: that looks delicious B: that looks simple C: how can I improve on something that’s already so delicious?? The answer… Add Caramel! I made these when we grilled… Read more »

Homemade Almond Joys

  As I type this…..I may or may not be counting down the days until the Lenten season is over (4 days if you were wondering). As with every other year I gave up sugar (on of my vices) and Sunday just can’t get here quick enough so I can eat the Girl Scout Cookies… Read more »

Chocolate Pudding Pie

This is a dessert I had years ago at a potluck. It was so amazing it was gone in a matter of minutes and so I was desperate to know the recipe. I scoured the internet but I wasn’t really sure what it was called and so it was hard to nail down what was… Read more »

Dave’s Apple Crisp

If you’ve been following the blog this week you were able to read about the specialty Onion Rings and the Homemade Mac n’ Cheese I made Dave for his birthday this week. Now it’s time for dessert! As you can see above, he really outdid himself on my birthday cake and I wanted to do… Read more »

Mom’s Pecan Tarts

My mom was so jazzed that one of her recipes made it on the blog she decided to send in another, here are her Pecan Tarts… be careful, these are addicting!! CRUST: 1 Cup of Flour 1/2 Cup of Butter 3 Ounces of Cream Cheese, softened FILLING: 3/4 Cup of Chopped Pecans 1/2 Cup firmly… Read more »