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Category: sweets

Vanilla Condensed Milk Sauce

Vanilla Condensed Milk Sauce

Vanilla condensed milk sauce has got to be the easiest and tastiest sweet sauces that anyone can make. I created this decadent vanilla sauce recipe to use in place of a more complex recipe that I needed for my Italian Bread Pudding. I have gotten 

Pumpkin Cake (or Bread!)

Pumpkin Cake (or Bread!)

A moist and delicious pumpkin cake recipe is something every should have on hand. Pumpkin cake is definitely a Fall type dessert but I can eat it all year long. You can technically call this a pumpkin bread since it is a more dense pumpkin 

Thumbprint Cookies with Caramel and Nuts

Thumbprint Cookies with Caramel and Nuts

Thumbprint cookies are a classic during baking season and can have so many different types of fillings, usually jam. I am not a huge fan of jam in my cookies so we opted for a caramel filling and topped it with some nuts to add 

Sweet Dough For Baking

Sweet Dough For Baking

Sweet dough is a versatile and useful dough to have on hand for baking many different recipes. From cinnamon rolls, baked donuts to yeast rolls, this dough is a real workhouse in the kitchen Sweet dough is different from other dough because it is made 

The Best Essential Pie Crust

The Best Essential Pie Crust

Having an amazing, easy and versatile pie crust recipe is so important. I have tried many pie crust recipes (and there are many) but this one is by far my favorite! It always has a crisp crust that is nice and buttery. This pie crust 

Golden Milk Ice Cream

Golden Milk Ice Cream

Golden milk ice cream is a delicious cinnamon and turmeric spiced ice cream that you will love once you try it. Golden milk is traditionally a drink made from warm milk and spices that contain tumeric which makes the milk a golden color (hence golden 

The Perfect Easy Tiramisu

The Perfect Easy Tiramisu

Tiramisu is the perfect no bake Italian dessert. It may seem complicated but it is only a matter of mixing ingredients together and assembling layers! It is the perfect dessert for entertaining with since it tastes better made in advance (this dessert can be made 

Healthy Coconut Milk Fudge Bars

Healthy Coconut Milk Fudge Bars

Coconut Milk Fudge Bars are my newest obsession! This creation came about last summer when I was trying to beat the heat here in Texas which can top 105 degrees in the summers. When it is this hot outside, healthy, tasty and cool is what 

Grapefruit Lemon and Basil Popsicles

Grapefruit Lemon and Basil Popsicles

Grapefruit and basil popsicles are one of my favorite homemade popsicles that I make. I really love any combination of basil and citrus and maybe that is why I love these popsicles so much. The sweet basil flavor is present in each lick of the 

Italian Plum Tart

Italian Plum Tart

Italian plum tarts are a delicious and easy way to make a dessert with plums.ย  The filling for the tart is very easy and is made of eggs, cream and sugar, no fancy techniques to fuss with.ย  The crust of the tart can be made