Blue Ribbon Dessert Recipes


Mom's Gooey Butter Cake

By Shelly Pruett
My mom made this for years and has shared the recipe with many people, including my...

Blue Ribbon Apple Bundt Cake

By Crystal Villa
As the name implies, this cake won first place at my state fair! This cake always...

Anti-Crabby Cake

By Sarah Farrand
I'm sure there is an official name to this cake, but I grew up with it...

Oatmeal Cake

By Jolayne Cooper
This is one of my favorite cakes from when I was little. In fact, I always...

Mom's Raised Doughnuts

By Peggi Anne Tebben
My Mom was the best baker I have ever known, along with Great Aunt Jane. Whether...

BEST CARROT CAKE EVER

By JANE LOUISE
Again, going back to my vintage recipes that have been in my family for years, I...

Butter Pecan Cake

By theresa dibert
I love this butter pecan cake. It is a very attractive cake. This is usually my...

Bust Your Buttons Butter Cake

By Angela Gray
I named it that because one bite of this cake and you can't stop eating it...

Death by Oreo Cupcakes

By Debbie W
If you love chocolate and Oreos you will love these cupcakes!! Back in 2010 by oldest...

Easy Butterfinger Candy

By Kelli Stovall
Sometimes I am embarrassed to tell people how easy this delicious candy is to make. It...

Pumpkin Bundt Cake

By Candy Ayers
This is a nice moist cake good any time of the year but particularly nice for...

Hawaiian Pie

By Joelle Johnson
Kinda tastes like a pina colada in the form of a pie. Really easy and good...

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bars

By Terrie Hoelscher
Woo-hoooo! This is my 100th recipe posted! :o) These pumpkin cream cheese bars are just right for...

Gooey Butter Cookies

By Vonna Pauls
These cookies are so easy to make and everybody loves them. It's fun to experiment...

Mom’s Chocolate Decadent Cake

By Shelia Senghas
Monday was a beautiful fall day and I was sitting in the back yard perusing the...

Peanut Butter Balls

By Lisa Allen
We have made these yummy peanut butter balls every Christmas for 24 years. I always make...

Bang'n Blueberry Coffee Cake

By Darci Juris
After trying several different combinations, I have finally created the best blueberry coffee cake recipe ever....

Crack Proof: New York Style Cheesecake

By Jacqueline Fowler
This recipe was handed down to me by my mother. Every holiday my siblings (all seven...

Gooey Peach Cake

By Jane Manookin
Easy to make and hard to leave alone. This was one of my experiments that worked...

Easy Cinnamon Brown Sugar Coffee Cake

By Donna Woodford
I wanted a quick and easy coffee cake as I was sick of the ones sold...

Strawberry Cream Cheese Pie

By Donna Morgan
This strawberry cream cheese pie is a hit with everyone. Great summer dessert. :)

Caramel, Chocolate & Almond Gooey Butter Cake

By Melissa Sperka
Who doesn't love a gooey butter cake? The variations and flavor combinations are endless. ...

Butternuts

By denise hagar
These are my most requested cookie. I usually make at least 500 of these at Christmas....

Grandma's Secret Apple Brownies!

By Jessica Harrington
My grandmother used to make these all the time for me when I was young. She...
Five Grilled Dishes For Tonight’s Dinner

Five Grilled Dishes For Tonight’s Dinner


Summertime means grill time! When the weather permits, I try to grill at least one night a week. While I love my kitchen, it’s nice to get outside and enjoy the weather while making a meal. Depending on what you feel like, here are some options to add to your dinner menu. Kabobs are one […]

Fresh Fruit Recipes That Aren’t for Fruit Salad

Fresh Fruit Recipes That Aren’t for Fruit Salad


One of life’s simple pleasures in the summer is fresh fruit. We know it’s delicious to make a fruit salad and we have fantastic ones for summer here. But, we’re sharing 18 recipes that go beyond fruit salad. More than just for dessert, fresh fruit can be incorporated into main meals too. From breakfast to […]

7 Summer Trifles

7 Summer Trifles


Who doesn’t love this lovely layered treat? Dating back to the 18th century, this is a tried and true summer dessert. Perfect for picnics, cookouts, and get-togethers, trifles are a delicious dessert that feed a crowd. Simple, gorgeous, and can be made ahead of time, trifles come in all shapes and sizes and flavors for […]