American Dessert Recipes


Orange Whip

By Sylvia Waldsmith
This is a wonderful treat for the kids and a perfect light dessert for the grown-ups!

I'VE GOT EVERYTHING COOKIES

By Bryson Hatfield
OK...Talking about a cookie with some serious flavor! You have got vanilla, all different kinds of...

Citrus Pound Cake With Orange Glaze

By Donna Thiemann
This recipe dates back many many years and is now a family heirloom recipe. I saw...

Apple Pecan Cake

By Catherine Cantrell
This is a quick recipe to throw together. The longest part is chopping the apples, and...

Toffee Bar Coffee Cake

By c g
this recipe came from my favorite mother-in-law, chocolate, heath, and buttermilk is a great combination. i...

Tennessee Carrot Cake

By Reta Smith
This is a moist and very flavorful cake that everyone will enjoy. It is easy to...

Moist Oatmeal Cookies

By Judy Garcia
This cookie has a cake-like texture and is delicious!

ARE YOU KIDDING CAKE

By JANE LOUISE
I have named this cake appropriately because that's what people say when they ask for the...

Caribbean Black Bottomed Key Lime Pie

By Michelle Fedele
This is one of my favorite pies to bake. It is always a hit when I...

Mix in the pan, Devil's food (Vegan too!) cake

By 'Ria Murphy
Fastest easiest moistest cake ever! And no eggs!

Cream Cheese Mints

By Natasha Cannon
Hope you enjoy one of my favorite things to make with my grandma reminds me of...

Oatmeal Molasses Cookies

By Bea L.
These are very good cookies. They cook out flat so you can actually use a filling...

Lemony Doodles

By Mary Nell Forester
This is a recipe that came about because of my love of all things lemon! My...

Baileys Irish Cream Fudge

By Heather M. Baker
This is the creamiest fudge ever and is sure to put a smile in those Irish...

Pineapple-Orange Sunshine Cake

By Wanda Vance
This is a low-fat, low sugar, light and fluffy cake.

Melt in Your Mouth Lemon Bars

By Ann McCue
STOP!!! Don't pass this recipe by. Lemon lover or not, these bars SO melt in your...

PEGGI'S GIAGANTIC, MELT IN YOUR MOUTH, CRISPY PEANUT BUTTER...

By Peggi Anne Tebben
I got the original recipe out of a 1974 Southern Living Cookies Cookbook. I have been...

Caramel Apple Coffee Cake

By Mary Brown
Inspired by a Swiss Colony cake from years ago, this is actually my husband's invention. He...

Orange Dreamsicle Cake

By Linda Griffith
This cake is so moist. Everytime I take it somewhere, I bring back an empty...

Stove Top Rice Pudding

By maureen gorman
This recipe was given to me long ago and it has been passed around for years....

German Chocolate Cake Balls

By Cynthia Lancaster
A great way to turn your favorite cake into a finger food.

Peanutbutter (tofu) pie

By Desiree Macy
Your friends will never know there is Tofu in this pie unless you tell them.I served...

Peanut Butter Meltaway Cake

By SK H
Our local candy store Gardners is famous for its peanut butter meltaway candy.
14 Snacks for Cinco De Mayo

14 Snacks for Cinco De Mayo


Send your taste buds south of the border with these tasty Mexican appetizers. Cinco de Mayo is a fun holiday. We can’t think of anything more fun than celebrating with finger foods. Fresh salsa, kicking guacamole, cheesy corn dip, meaty queso … each bite will be a party of flavors in your mouth. Turn your […]

Recipes for a Special Sunday Brunch

Recipes for a Special Sunday Brunch


Brunch is one of my favorite things. I love to meet friends at our favorite restaurant and catch up over a meal and mimosas. But, heading to my favorite restaurant takes a little more planning these days. Thankfully, hosting brunch at home is easy and just as tasty. Omelets are a delicious brunch option but […]

8 Fun & Flavorful Margarita Recipes

8 Fun & Flavorful Margarita Recipes


Guacamole and chips just taste a little better with a margarita. Sitting on the back patio on a warm day is a tad more relaxing sipping on a frozen margarita. They are traditionally made with tequila, triple sec, and lime juice. One reason we love margaritas, though, is you can adjust ingredients to suit your […]