Key Lime Pie Martini


While perusing recipes over the weekend, I somehow stumbled upon this insanely delicious concoction. I found there are many variations, some using pineapple juice, sweet and sour mix, coconut rum, and so on. I took two recipes I found, swapped out a couple of ingredients and thought it tasted exactly like the dessert version. AContinue reading “Key Lime Pie Martini”

Cake Batter Truffles


A few months ago, I made some amazing Oreo truffles and wanted to do something similar for the potluck we had at work yesterday to celebrate the 4th. I saw these a while back and saved the recipe from Six Sisters’ Stuff, and followed it exactly as written, with the exception of using only red, whiteContinue reading “Cake Batter Truffles”

Oreo Truffles


My Mom told me about these little gems recently, and how incredibly scrumptious they were, so it goes without saying… I just had to try them out. I did last night and she was NOT kidding! Today, I brought them into work and they went over like gangbusters! In addition, everyone was shocked that they’reContinue reading “Oreo Truffles”

Chocolate Chip Cookie Reese’s Brownies


What do you get when you combine chocolate chip cookie dough, Reese’s peanut butter cups and brownie mix??? I call it a little slice of heaven! If you’re a fan of these three things as much as I am, then you will fall in love with this amazing concoction. For real. And when I  tellContinue reading “Chocolate Chip Cookie Reese’s Brownies”

Mini Reese’s Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies


I decided to do a little experimenting in the kitchen yesterday with two of my favorite treats…  Reese’s peanut butter cups and chocolate chip cookies. The results were mind-blowing! Ingredients 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup white sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp.Continue reading “Mini Reese’s Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies”

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Mini-Cheesecakes


So what can I possibly say about this decadent dessert? I think the name itself speaks volumes. First of all, I love chocolate chips cookies. I mean, really, really love them. And then there’s cookie dough. Well, I know I’m not the only one who’s purchased a package of dough with the intention of making chocolate chipsContinue reading “Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Mini-Cheesecakes”

Oh-So-Yummy Spiced Pumpkin Cheesecake


You wouldn’t know it by the weather here in Southern California right now, but it IS officially fall, and Halloween and Thanksgiving are right around the corner. And, as much as I adore summer, I have to admit, I’m a big fan of both holidays, especially turkey day because of all of the incredible food!Continue reading “Oh-So-Yummy Spiced Pumpkin Cheesecake”

Raspberry Poke Cake


This is an easy and absolutely delicious cake to make for the holidays. The jello/gelatin makes it incredibly moist and flavorful! You can switch out the raspberry mix with strawberry or whatever flavor suits your fancy. Original recipe courtesy of Betty Crocker             Ingredients 1 box Betty Crocker SuperMoist VanillaContinue reading “Raspberry Poke Cake”

Chocolate Scotcheroos


A scrumptious dessert with Rice Krispies, chocolate, peanut butter and butterscotch. Before measuring the corn syrup, coat your measuring cup with cooking spray — the syrup will pour easily out of the cup.   Recipe courtesy of Kellogg’s. Ingredients 1 cup light corn syrup 1 cup sugar 1 cup peanut butter 6 cups Rice Krispies (orContinue reading “Chocolate Scotcheroos”

S’mores Brownies


I think the name says it all! Yum! While this recipe can be made entirely by scratch, I am going to give you the shorter/quicker/easier version so you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time outdoors enjoying summer & BBQ season. Ingredients 1/3 cup butter, melted 1 1/2 cups crushed graham cracker crumbs 1/4 cupContinue reading “S’mores Brownies”