Holiday cheesecake presents recipe

holiday cheesecake presents recipe

Winter holidays is my favorite season. From the moment we pick our Christmas tree until few days into the new year everything seems to be magic. It may be just me but it seems like everyone comes to life, despite the cold weather. People are smiling more, singing carols all day long, wrapping gifts for… 

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Pumpkin cheesecake bars

pumpkin cheesecake bars recipe

So easy to make and with the right amount of pumpkin flavor, these pumpkin cheesecake bars taste exactly like a cheesecake that crossed paths with a pumpkin pie – the best of both worlds! We’re right in the middle of the pumpkin season. Although my first pumpkin dessert was made in the heat of June followed… 

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Chocolate chip cheesecake

chocolate chip cheesecake recipe

Indulge in a creamy cheesecake bursting with chocolate chips to satisfy your cravings! Featuring a chocolate crust, creamy cheesecake and silky ganache, this chocolate chip cheesecake is one of my favorites! I have mentioned quite a few times my favorite dessert is chocolate cheesecake but I never told you the story about the first time… 

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Chocolate ganache cheesecake bars

chocolate ganache cheesecake bars recipe

Looking for irresistible cheesecake bars without all of the fuss? These cheesecake bars fit the bill! A simple graham cracker crust topped with a luscious cheesecake and finished with a drizzle of chocolate ganache. I keep saying chocolate cheesecake is my number one dessert of choice but the more cheesecake recipes I try, the more I think I love all… 

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Cheesecake brownie bars

brownie cheesecake bars recipe

Chewy,  fudgy brownies swirled with creamy cheesecake in these hard to resist cheesecake brownie bars! Have a glass of milk near by to wash down all their richness. My husband organized a surprise birthday weekend for me. From breakfast in bed, flowers and freshly brewed coffee I thought I woke up in the wrong house this morning…. 

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Blueberry pie cheesecake bars

blueberry pie cheesecake bars recipe

The ultimate blend of flavors and textures, these cheesecake bars combine smooth as silk cheesecake with blueberry pie filling. You won’t be able to stop at just 1 bite! If I had to choose just one dessert to enjoy for the rest of my life, without thinking twice it would be cheesecake. Until now I thought there’s nothing… 

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Double lemon cheesecake bars

lemon cheesecake bars recipe

Smooth, creamy and full of citrus flavor, these lemon cheesecake bars are topped with a thin layer of lemon glaze and prepared on a simple graham cracker crust There’s no secret I love cheesecake, and have made and eaten it many times, but I had never tried a lemon cheesecake before. It hasn’t occurred to be that… 

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Pear cheesecake with gingersnap crust

pear cheesecake with gingersnap crust recipe

Soft pears, perfectly smooth and rich filling and a crust made from gingersnap cookies, this pear cheesecake is a fabulous dessert to enjoy year round! Do you know what day is today? It’s National Cheesecake Day!! One of my favorite days of the year! I’ve mentioned lots of times chocolate cheesecake is my favorite dessert… 

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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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