For Kids American Dessert Recipes


Grandma Helen's Oatmeal Cookies

By Laurie Sanders
I had asked my grandmother for some cookie recipes a while back and she very kindly...

Apple Enchiladas

By Betsy Wolfe
These Apple Enchiladas are a great fall or winter dessert...easier than pie or cake but smells...

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...

Great Grandma Young's Homemade Chocolate Cake

By Ted Wildman
This cake recipe I found going through my grandmother's recipe books. This recipe was written in...

Saltine Toffee

By Candy Ayers
Before I tried this recipe I was skeptical. I mean how could saltines ever turn into...

Apple Butter Bars With Cinnamon Frosting

By Darla Hill
This has been a warm way to welcome fall into our home. The sweet smell of...

Yummy Lemon Custard Ice Cream

By Sherry Symmonds
Delicious ice cream (or is it a sherbet?) made by adding canned frozen lemonade concentrate to...

Chewy Brownie Cookies

By Bobbie Hewitt
I've had several people tell me these are the best cookies they ever ate. The perfect...

White Chocolate Strawberry Cookies

By karen axel-knispel
These are so good - a nice soft cookie. I made these with a friend the...

Lemon Breakfast Cake

By Sylvia Waldsmith
This is a moist, delicious cake that gets rave reviews everywhere I take it! I've been asked...

Orange Whip

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

Creamy Lemon Oatmeal Bars

By Aurora McBee
Threw these together in a hurry this morning so they would be nice and chilled for...

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries (or Yogurt)

By Sheri Mullins
These are so easy and yet so good! You can make them decadent with a...

Peanut Butter Fudgy Brownies

By Patti Smith
Don't let all of the steps fool you, this is really easy to make. It's basically...

Cheesecake Dip on a Stick

By Whitney Froehlich
Concocted this recipe by a total accident! It was supposed to be used as a cupcake...

Sinful Cinnamon Rolls

By Kim Kelemen
I made these yesterday, and they are like the title, absolutely sinful. I used two different...

Mom's Sour Cream Coffee Cake

By Carol Perricone
My mom always baked from scratch! She always made delicious cakes, bars and cookies for us...

Honey Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Bars

By Tiffany Young
These are a new creation that I thought turned out pretty well. I think they would...

Caramelized Banana Bread

By Joan Penney
I love banana bread and am ALWAYS playing with and revising recipes hoping to finally hit...

Low Fat 5 Minute Cream Cheese Pie

By Nor Mac
I have made this pie a few times. It is a recipe from a low fat...

Salted Caramel White Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Lynn Socko
I'm addicted to the sweet and salty combination of flavors these days. I based this...

Fruit Cocktail Cake

By Shon Borneman
My mother, bless her heart, didn't know how to cook or bake. She knew how...

The Ultimate Chocolate Pound Cake

By Cindy Rice
I inherited this recipe from the dear Russian lady, Olympia, who passed away and left us...

Lower My Cholesterol Oatmeal Cookies

By Garrison Wayne
I recently was told by the Doc that I need to get my cholesterol down by...
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 […]

21 Mexican-Inspired Meals

21 Mexican-Inspired Meals


Celebrating Cinco de Mayo? Want to re-create your favorite restaurant meal at home? Well, check out these 21 Mexican-inspired meals. From tacos to enchiladas, street corn to fajitas, these recipes will spice up dinnertime and turn your meal into a fiesta.