Blue Ribbon Healthy Quick & Easy American Dessert Recipes


The Best Whole Wheat Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

By anna messina
These cookies are awesome! Moist & chewy! With only 85 calories per cookie, you can...

Gluten Free Coconut Macaroon Cookies

By Carole F
There is NO flour in the recipe whatsover..they are delish!

Banana Loaf in a Crock Pot

By NIKKI SMITH
As an Diabetic, I try to recreate favorite foods so that I can eat them. This...

Grilled Stone Fruit

By Ashley Muller
I just love stone fruits such as peaches or nectarines, apricots, and plums. When you...

Witch's Hands!

By Colleen Sowa
We have been making these since I was a girl. My mother used to go all...

Pumpkin Whole Wheat Fluffy Biscuit

By Sandi Weiso Brown
I was thinking about individual pumpkin bread. Something easy-to-serve so decided to try this change to...

Good For You Zucchini and Apple Bread!

By Karina Alcala
I love zucchini bread but I hate all the oil and sugar you have to put...

No Guilt Cream Cheese Frosting

By Norene Dowell
I was looking for a way to make a cream cheese frosting without all that powder...

Strawberry Yogurt Pops

By gaynel mohler
this recipe is so easy and sounds good for a hot summer day. Watch OUT...

3 Kiddos Favorite "Dessert" Quesadillas

By Mary Compton
3 of our 4 grandkids live a 4-hour drive away. When we get together, the 2...

No Bake Energy Bites

By Sarah Farrand
This ridiculously easy snack food is great for a quick boost of energy. It is so...

Apple Streusel Coffee Cake

By David Brandon
This cake is a sweet crunchy treat to bake at apple picking time! We used Winesap...

Blueberry Goat Cheese Pie

By John Myers
My grandmother in West Virginia used to make this pie every year in the summertime for...

NoOil?NoEggs?NoProblem! Oh So Easy Pineapple Cake

By penny jordan
NO OIL? NO EGGS? NO PROBLEM!!! OH SO EASY PINEAPPLE CAKE I am always trying to come...

Blueberry Strawberry Buckle

By billy haze
A refreshing dessert for those summer barbecues.

Refreshing Strawberry Frosty

By Catherine Cappiello Pappas
Simplicity and grace are sometimes difficult to find in a fast paced world. Sometimes people don’t...

Fresh Fruit Pie

By Betsy Wolfe
Passed down over years, you can use almost any fruits for this pie. Tastes like you're...

Grilled Pineapple Pound Cake

By Christa Arwood
My sister cannot get enough of this. Anytime I am grilling you better believe she is...

Chocolate and Zucchini Praline Bundt Cake

By ALEKSANDRA B.
This year the zucchini is growing really nicely. I have one recipe for zucchini bread so...

Hazelnut-Toasted Coconut Crispy Treats

By Catie B
I loved Crispy Treats as a kid, so made them for my kids too. Somewhere...

Healthier Than Candy Pumpkin Cookies

By Crystal Schlueter
I made these cookies for a friend's children, as they aren't allowed to eat candy or...

Pumpkin Pudding Mousse

By Tess Geer
This is a family favorite made all the better because it's low-fat and healthy! Pumpkin is...

The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

By Megan Haskins
I found this recipe in a 1950s reminisce magazine. I tweaked it by adding orange marmalade,...

Clint's Hippie Cookies

By Julie Ann Keene
So I make these on a regular basis for my sweetie to take to work. For...
11 Light Summer Dinners

11 Light Summer Dinners


The last thing we want to do on a hot summer day is spend time cooking over a hot stove making a heavy meal. That’s where these easy and light summer dinner ideas come to the rescue! Fresh seasonal produce, moist grilled chicken, and full of flavor, we love these no-fuss summer recipes.

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken


When asked, “What’s for dinner?” and you answer chicken, you won’t get a sigh from your family if you say grilled chicken. No matter what cut of chicken your family likes, we’ve gathered an assortment of recipes to make all summer long. You’ll find grilled chicken breast, wing, and thigh recipes. Plus, a tasty recipe […]

17 Sundae Topping Ideas

17 Sundae Topping Ideas


There’s nothing better than indulging in a frozen treat on those hot summer days, but it’s time to step up your ice cream game. These delicious sundae toppings will change how you scream for ice cream. From homemade strawberry sauce to skillet peaches to pretzel bites, your taste buds will jump for joy when you […]