Dessert

Grilled Peaches with Ice Cream and Gingersnaps

This dessert is so easy but so delicious. Its a great dessert with my Grilled Fish Tacos with Peaches and Slaw. Makes 6   Ingredients 3 peaches, cut in half and pitted olive [...]

Grilled Pound Cake and Strawberry Kabobs

Makes 4 These can be skewed up to 8 hours ahead, keep uncovered Ingredients 4, 6 inch bamboo skewers 8, 1 ½ inch cubes of pound cake 4 strawberries, green tops cut off 2 tablespoons [...]

Homemade Marshmallows

Makes about 30 square marshmallows, about 20, 1 ½ inch heart marshmallows.  These are perfect on top of homemade Hot Cocoa! Ingredients 1/3 cup powdered sugar 1/3 cup corn [...]

Christmas Crisp with Apples, Pears and Cranberries

Serves 6 You can make a few hours a head of time and bake 30 minutes before serving. Ingredients 4 cups or 3 large Honeycrisp apples, peeled and diced ½ inch cubes 3 cups or 2 pears, [...]

Chocolate and Vanilla Bean Crème Brulee

Makes 8 You will need eight 1 ½ cup ramekins (preferably short and wide). I like to serve them with a sliced strawberry on top. Ingredients 4 cups heavy cream 1 vanilla bean 6 egg yolks ½ cup [...]

Summer Fruit Crisp

Serves 6 This is summer in a bite to me. You can make a few hours ahead of time and bake 30 minutes before serving. Ingredients 1 cup blueberries 1 cup blackberries 1 cup raspberries 3 cups [...]

Smoothie Popsicles

Makes 12, ¼ cup Popsicles Ingredients 1 ½ cups orange juice ½ cup yogurt 1 cup pineapple, chunks 1 cup whole strawberries 1 cup blueberries Directions Place all of the ingredients into a [...]

Apples with Carmel Dipping Sauce

Makes ¾ cup This delicious carmel sauce can be made up to 2 months ahead and kept in the freezer or up to 5 days in the fridge. Ingredients 3 Tablespoons butter 1/4 cup + 2 Tablespoons brown [...]

Mexican Ice Cream Sandwich

Makes 8 I came up with the recipe because of my love for crustos and ice cream, I thought why not put the two together, and Voila!, a match made in heaven. Make Ahead: Up to 1 day ahead, make [...]

Pots O’ Gold

Serves 4 Make Ahead: Up to 2 days ahead, follow steps 1-3 cover with plastic wrap and keep in the fridge. Before serving top with Nilla wafers. Ingredients 4 cups pre-made butterscotch pudding [...]

Leprechaun Lettuce

Serves 4 How to Make Ahead: You can make this dish up to 4 hours ahead. Ingredients 2-3 tablespoons balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing 1 small avocado, cubed 4 strips bacon, cooked and [...]

Guilt Free Touchdown Brownies

Ingredients 1/3 cup strong coffee 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 egg whites 1/3 cup fat- free plain yogurt 1 package brownie mix ¼ cup vanilla frosting Directions Pre-heat your oven to 325 [...]

Golden Globes

Make up to 3 days ahead. Ingredients 6 1/2 cups Golden Grahams 1/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips ¼ cup white chocolate chips 40 marshmallows 2 ½ Tablespoons [...]

Ghost in the Dark Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cups

Makes 10 This is perfect for a last minute Halloween treat or a fun recipe to make any day with the kids. Ingredients 2 cups dark chocolate chips 2 Tablespoons smooth peanut [...]

Velvet Dark Chocolate Dip

Makes 3/4 Cup I love chocolate, love it, and this delicious dark chocolate dip is rich and “velvety”, perfect for dipping Strawberries, Pineapple, Marshmallows, you name it, you can dip [...]