Desserts

  • Red, White and Blue Desserts

    Red, White and Blue Desserts

    The Fourth of July is just a few weeks away, which means it's time to start planning a patriotic party menu complete with a sweet finale starring red, white and blue dessert…

  • Frozen Chocolate-Covered Bananas

    Frozen Chocolate-Covered Bananas

    First things first, we have a little business to tend to. Remember last week's Strawberry Cheesecake Chimichangas and KitchenAid Stand Mixer giveaway? Well, we have a winner…

    • 90 Minutes
  • Strawberry Cheesecake Chimichangas

    Strawberry Cheesecake Chimichangas

    Tomorrow morning I'm flying to Austin, Texas for the annual BlogHer Food conference, and I could think of no better sendoff than a southern-inspired sweet that pays homage t…

    • 30 Minutes
  • Homemade Samoas Cookie Bars

    Homemade Samoas Cookie Bars

    Ask and ye shall receive, my fellow coconut cookie lovers. Remember the Homemade Samoas Girl Scout Cookies from February? Remember their buttery shortbread base, caramel-coc…

    • 80 Minutes
  • Easy Strawberry Shortcake with Whipped Cream

    Easy Strawberry Shortcake with Whipped Cream

    Ever since I moved to New York five years ago, Peter Luger Steakhouse has held the top spot on my restaurant bucket list. I've spent months trying to finagle my way into the…

    • 40 Minutes
  • Skinny Margarita Popsicles

    Skinny Margarita Popsicles

    Please join me in welcoming the word "skinny" to the site today. She's making her much anticipated debut just in time for Cinco de Mayo. Rumor has it she's a bit nervous sin…

    • 10 Minutes
    • Healthy
  • Marshmallow Brownies with Salted Almonds

    Marshmallow Brownies with Salted Almonds

    My dad has always loved Rocky Road ice cream. One of my most vibrant memories as a child was fishing out the "gross" almonds and "icky" marshmallows so that I could enjoy th…

    • 50 Minutes
  • Banana Pudding with Salted Caramel Sauce

    Banana Pudding with Salted Caramel Sauce

    Greetings from the Gulf of Oman! I'm currently on vacation in beautiful Zighy Bay, a remote fishing village on the Musandam Peninsula on the northern tip of Oman. After a 13…

    • 45 Minutes
  • Coconut Macaroons with Pineapple Jam

    Coconut Macaroons with Pineapple Jam

    Today marks the first official day of spring, and New York City is celebrating the change in seasons with a local temperature of a sweltering 44ºF. Forget the spring shower…

    • 70 Minutes
  • Easy Homemade Churros with Chocolate Sauce

    Easy Homemade Churros with Chocolate Sauce

    My love affair with churros began at the age of 8, when I visited Disneyland with my best friend, Jenny. I ate six churros that day and didn't share a single bite of the foo…

    • 30 Minutes

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