Category Archives: Dessert

Chocolate Mint Crisps

Chocolate Mint Crisps ★★★★★ 1½ cups packed brown sugar ¾ cup butter, cubed 2 tablespoons plus 11/2 teaspoons water 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips  3 ounces German sweet chocolate, 2 ounces semi sweet chocolate bar, 7 ounces milk … Continue reading

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Butterscotch Marble Cake ★★★ This is the first time I prepared a bundt pan cake that it did not fall apart as I tried to remove it from the pan. My pan is a nice heavy, metal one that I … Continue reading

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Chocolate Topped Peanut Butter Bacon Bars ★★★★ 1 pouch Betty Crocker® peanut butter cookie mix ⅓ cup vegetable oil 2 tablespoons maple-flavored syrup 1 egg 10 slices bacon, crisply cooked, crumbled (about ¾ cup) ½ cup chopped peanuts 1 cup … Continue reading

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Mrs. Sigg’s Snickerdoodles ★★★★★ ½ cup butter, softened ½ cup shortening 1½ cups white sugar 2 eggs 2 tsp vanilla extract 2¾ cups flour 2 tsp cream of tartar 1 tsp baking soda ¼ tsp salt 2 Tbsp white sugar … Continue reading

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Chocolate Fudge Cake ★★★★★ Prepare 2 boxes cake of Betty Crocker Devil’s Food Super Moist cake mix according to package directions. Pour into large sheet pan (I’m talking large here, not your standard 13×9). Bake at suggested temperature for 30 … Continue reading

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Pineapple Casserole ★★★★★ 2 (20 oz) cans pineapple tidbits 1 cup sugar 6 tablespoons flour 2 cups grated sharp cheese ½ cup melted butter 1 cup crumbled crackers (or cornflakes or potato chips) Drain pineapple and reserve 6 tablespoons juice. Combine flour … Continue reading

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Applesauce Cocoa Cookies ★ ½ cup shortening 1 egg, beaten ⅓ cup unsweetened cocoa powder ½ teaspoon salt ¼ cup water 1 teaspoon baking powder ⅓ cup sugar 2 cups cake flour ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon baking soda … Continue reading

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Here is cake pop recipe number 1. This seemed to be the favorite. It wasn’t as sickeningly sweet as the others. I have a sweet tooth, but just one of the others was my limit, these I could happily eat 4, I … Continue reading

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Cake Pops

I’ve made cake pops before. I discovered cake pops when I began following Bakerella‘s fabulous blog. I just sort of stumbled over it. She makes beautiful cake pops and I was intrigued by her use of very simple decorations, but … Continue reading

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Hot Cocoa Cookies ★★★ 1 cup butter, softened 1 ½ cups sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups all-purpose flour ½ cup cocoa powder ¼ teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda ¼ cup marshmallow fluff 1 cup chocolate chips 1 cup mini … Continue reading

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