Strawberry shortcake cake

strawberry shortcake cake recipe

This strawberry shortcake cake is a lovely change from the traditional strawberry shortcake. Layers of rich buttery cake filled with smooth cheesecake and chopped fresh strawberries. I’ve had strawberries on my mind lately. This time of the year the local farms open their gates for everyone to pick their own berries, the stores have the strawberries… 

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Cocoa chocolate cheesecake bars

cocoa chocolate cheesecake bars recipe

1 hour to make and bake, these chocolate cheesecake bars have chocolate goodness in every bite. Make them ahead, refrigerate and cut into bars when needed. 2014 will go down in history as not-my-lucky year. It actually started just before the winter holidays. One morning one of my stove burners stopped working. After 5 minutes of panic,… 

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Carrot cake bars

carrot cake bars

Speckled with freshly grated carrots, walnuts and raisins, these super moist carrot cake bars are the easier version of the traditional carrot cake. Have you ever notice there are certain desserts that are popular around the same time year after year? Homemade cookies for Christmas, red velvet anything for Valentine’s day, carrot cake for Easter…. 

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Peanut butter cookie dough brownies

peanut butter cookie dough brownies recipe

These peanut butter cookie dough brownies feature fudgy homemade brownies topped with a thick layer of creamy peanut butter cookie dough and colorful candy. My husband and I are the perfect example for the well know saying “the opposite attract”. He can talk your ear off even if he just met you. I can hardly… 

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Irish cream cookie dough cheesecake

irish cream cookie dough cheesecake

Fudgy chocolate layer topped with an silky smooth Irish cream cheesecake, this decadent cookie dough cheesecake is the best of both worlds!  I love Irish cream! There’s nothing Irish about me, nor am I a liquor drinker, but comes St. Patrick’s day and I’m all giddy to add this whiskey flavored liqueur to some baked… 

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Better than thin mints, mint truffle brownie cheesecake bars

Mint truffle brownie cheesecake bars

Over the top fudge brownies packed with mint truffles and a layer of creamy cheesecake, these brownie cheesecake bars are better than any mint patties you ever had! I’m bringing you another decadent brownie today. Just like the mint chocolate chip frosted brownies, it combines both chocolate and mint, a combination very popular this time… 

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Berry cheesecake bars (skinny and no bake)

berry cheesecake bars

An easy recipe for no-bake skinny berry cheesecake bars. So creamy and full of flavor you won’t believe it’s a guilt free version of the regular baked cheesecake bars. Valentine’s day is just few days away and while some consider this day a Hallmark holiday, I see it as way to spread the love to… 

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Chocolate cream cheese soft cookies

chocolate and cream cheese soft cookies

Cream cheese soft cookies with just a touch of chocolate. Cover in Valentine’s day sprinkles for a sweet treat to give to your loved one(s). Valentine’s Day is all about chocolate, heart-shaped anything, roses and more chocolate. One could say it’s my favorite time of the year. A chocolate celebration is I may say so…. 

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The best red velvet cookies

red velvet cookies recipe

Two secret ingredients turn a classic into the best red velvet cookies ever. Forget the red velvet cake box, these cookies are made from scratch I have a thing or two for red velvet desserts as we get close to Valentine’s Day.  I have to admit, for a while I had mixed feelings about this… 

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Dulce de leche cheesecake

Dulce de leche cheesecake

Creamy velvety cheesecake sweetened and flavored with dulce de leche and just before serving topped with drizzles of warm dulce de leche. Easy as 1-2-3 with only 4 ingredients!  A few years ago, right after I had Tiffany I knew almost no one in my community. With a husband working a full time job, some… 

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Candy cane chocolate cheesecake bars

candy cane chocolate cheesecake bars

Velvety peppermint cheesecake with swirls of white chocolate candy cane bars and topped with a piece of chocolate, these festive chocolate cheesecake bars are a showstopper. Easy as 1,2,3 and only 7 ingredients!  Let’s leave that photo soak in for a minute or two. You may wanna take a (paper) towel to wipe the drooling… 

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Marble pumpkin cheesecake

pumpkin cheesecake recipe

Two fall favorite desserts – pumpkin pie meets velvety cheesecake in this scrumptious marble pumpkin cheesecake. The perfect dessert for your Thanksgiving dinner party. Little over a week until Thanksgiving and I’m still struggling with the menu. It’s a funny story actually. If you had asked me two weeks ago I told you I have… 

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Coconut dried fruit bread

Coconut Dried Fruit Quick Bread

A simple, yet delicious quick bread packed with dried fruit and bursting with coconut flavor. Make this dried fruit bread as a holiday gift for friends or family, or simply enjoy some with a hot cup of coffee. Thanks to GO Veggie! and Kitchen PLAY for helping me share this recipe and a fun giveaway… 

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Pecan pumpkin roll cake

pecan pumpkin roll cake recipe

A classic fall dessert, pecan pumpkin roll cake with smooth cream cheese filling is a must at our Thanksgiving table. One bite and you’ll understand why! My mom was an amazing cook! May it be a simple family dinner or a holiday she would add love to every meal. She loved trying out new dishes… 

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Chocolate pecan cheesecake

chocolate pecan cheesecake recipe

Don’t wait until Thanksgiving to bake this chocolate pecan cheesecake! Silky cheesecake featuring two layers of chopped pecans and chocolate chips will make everyone rave about this recipe! Cheesecake is one of those desserts you can’t go wrong with. Either using cream cheese, ricotta cheese or the tangy goat cheese this decadent dessert will always make… 

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Fudgy Nutella chocolate cake

Fudgy Nutella chocolate cake recipe 4

One of the easiest cake to make, this Nutella chocolate cake is so rich and delicious you won’t want to share. Make it to your next party or pot-luck and everyone will beg for the recipe.  A couple of weeks ago a friend emailed me a picture holding two 11lbs buckets of Nutella. A little… 

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